Michael Ong shares an approach that was used in two environments with success to bring products to market with a focus on users while considering business conditions and constraints.
Kevlin Henney revisits the original premise and definition of “Worse is Better”, and looks at how this approach to development can still teach something surprising and new.
Jutta Eckstein discusses the impact and application of agile development practices in distributed teams and how such a team can ensure its technical excellence.
Arnaud Pflieger, Baeli Dimitri present their practices and tools: Octopus-a git branching model, no dedicated testers, no ops, Selenium, Zeno – a diff tool comparing production and staging code.
Scott Ambler describes how to evolve from today’s vision of agile to a truly disciplined agile enterprise, exploring what it means to scale strategies at the project level and across an organization.
Ken Power looks at how to enable work to flow through an organization by designing an impediment removal process, and how to foster such a culture from teams to executives.
Alexis Hui, Raj Mudhar share the experience of a large organization that became agile, having 50 scrum teams across 5 locations and delivering an integrated product with a 2 weeks release cycle.
Allan Kelly examines the project model and shows how it fails to match software development, outlining an alternative to it and advising on what companies need to do to achieve that.
Em Campbell-Pretty overviews how to create an Impact Map, sharing real world examples of how impact mapping has helped support the delivery of software products.
David Tanzer, Oliver Zymanski explain with examples how to apply the rules and principles of object-oriented software design to create simple architectural designs.
Ellie Kenwood discusses some of the challenges of integrating user experience into an Agile delivery model, including a case study.
James Grenning takes a look at why the technical practices of TDD, refactoring, continuous design, clean code and automated testing can help people and their organization be great.