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Lies, Damn Lies, and Estimates

Posted by Seb Rose  on  Jul 04, 2014

Seb Rose wonders if estimates are worthwhile and discusses what business people – Steve McConnell, Demarco, Lister, Disraeli - have to say about this.

24:16

The Great Canadian #NoEstimates Puzzle Experiment

Posted by Chris Chapman  on  Apr 02, 2014 1

Chris Chapman teaches delivering software without estimates through the Great Canadian #NoEstimates Puzzle Experiment, asking the participants to collaboratively build a jigsaw puzzle.

30:54

The Guessing Game - Alternatives to Agile Estimation and the #NoEstimates Debate

Posted by Neil Killick  on  Mar 26, 2014

Neil Killick exposes the risks inherent to the estimation culture, proposing practical alternatives for the project and spring level.

36:36

Visual Management: Leading with What You Can See

Posted by Craig Smith, Renee Troughton  on  Dec 01, 2013

Craig Smith, Renee Troughton discuss improving visual management: different types of story walls, ways to visualize the product backlog, the important of queue columns and WIP limitation, etc.

40:28

The Guessing Game: Alternatives to Agile Estimation

Posted by Neil Killick  on  Nov 23, 2013 1

Neil Killick proposes ways to reduce risk and uncertainty, calculate a product’s price, determine delivery dates and roadmap, do Scrum and XP without using estimates.

32:11

Agile Metrics and the Deadly Sins of Agile Measurement

Posted by Steve Lawrence  on  Nov 11, 2013

Steve Lawrence showcases several agile metrics supporting an organization’s objectives, but also addresses some of the bad metrics and the 7 sins of Agile measurements.

Using Monitoring and Metrics to Learn in Development

Posted by Patrick Debois  on  Jun 07, 2012

Patrick Debois discusses the current state of monitoring and metrics, how developers and the company can benefit from them, and how to improve the collection of metrics and the monitoring process.

Software Quality - You Know It When You See It

Posted by Erik Dörnenburg  on  Mar 21, 2012

Erik Dörnenburg shares techniques for estimating code quality by collecting and analyzing data using the toxicity chart, metrics tree maps, size&complexity pyramid, complexity view, code city, etc.

Want Better Estimates? Stop Estimating!

Posted by Joel Semeniuk  on  Feb 15, 2012 7

Joel Semeniuk discusses ways of making better project estimates excluding guessing as much as possible.

Soup 2 Nuts: Harnessing Soup2Nuts, Lean Thinking and Value to Break through Local Optimization Hell

Posted by Russ Miles  on  Feb 02, 2012

Russ Miles discusses the importance of having values at the foundation of one’s beliefs which in turn influence the behaviors resulting in actions.

Proving the Business Value of SOA

Posted by Anne Thomas Manes  on  Feb 01, 2011 1

Anne Thomas Manes discusses SOA goals and objectives used to measure a system’s success, measuring the business value, SOA project metrics, and recommendations on proving the business value of SOA.

Measure for Measure

Posted by Keith Braithwaite  on  Jun 16, 2009 5

It is possible to measure certain properties of code, and on the one hand, correlate them with project factors known to have economic merit and on the other, with programmer-pleasing practices. This session surveys emerging evidence that we can measure the effect of the technical practices of Agile development, and explores what we might be able to do about it to our benefit.

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