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The Power of Visibility: Driving a Lean-Agile Transition

Posted by Kelley Horton  on  Sep 08, 2010 1 Posted by Kelley Horton Follow 0 Followers  on  Sep 08, 2010 1

Kelley Horton discusses the reasons why her organization transitioned to Lean-Agile, the approach used and the visual tools helping them minimize WIP, concluding that visibility leads to success.


Reformulating the Product Delivery Process

Posted by Erik Huddleston  on  Sep 02, 2010 Posted by Erik Huddleston Follow 0 Followers , Stephen Chin Follow 0 Followers , Israel Gat Follow 0 Followers  on  Sep 02, 2010

Israel Gat, Erik Huddleston and Stephen Chin present how Inovis realized a higher product throughput by using three unconventional Kanban practices and a Lean Release Management tool called APROPOS.


Lean Lessons Learned: Our Experiences Moving to Kanban

Posted by Tim Wingfield  on  Aug 24, 2010 Posted by Tim Wingfield Follow 0 Followers  on  Aug 24, 2010

Tim Wingfield tells his story moving from Scrum to Kanban, presenting several versions of Kanban boards used, and some practices: retrospectives, pair programming, code review, and stand-up meetings.


Feeding the Agile Beast

Posted by Dean Stevens  on  Aug 18, 2010 1 Posted by Dean Stevens Follow 0 Followers  on  Aug 18, 2010 1

Dean Stevens proposes a way of integrating the business value concept into everyday Agile activity in order to achieve a higher value for an enterprise.


Feature Bits: Enabling Flow Within and Across Teams

Posted by Erik Sowa  on  Aug 11, 2010 1 Posted by Erik Sowa Follow 0 Followers , Rob Loh Follow 0 Followers  on  Aug 11, 2010 1

Erik Sowa and Rob Loh present the Feature Bits technique used by Lyris, detailing the business context, the solution design, the data model, and coding patterns, plus lessons learned using it.


The Lean Influencer’s Mantra

Posted by Siraj Sirajuddin  on  Aug 03, 2010 Posted by Siraj Sirajuddin Follow 0 Followers  on  Aug 03, 2010

Siraj Sirajuddin talks about the Change Agent’s role in introducing Lean and Kanban in large organizations, the Lean philosophy, the forces and dynamicas related to Lean and Kanban adoption.


Through the Lean Looking Glass

Posted by Christophe Louvion  on  Jul 26, 2010 4 Posted by Christophe Louvion Follow 0 Followers  on  Jul 26, 2010 4

Christophe Louvion tells the story of an online advertising company which exchanged Scrum with Kanban, applying Lean principles at all levels of the organization, change that saved the company.


Kanban and Accelerated Emergence of High Maturity

Posted by David Anderson  on  Jul 20, 2010 Posted by David Anderson Follow 3 Followers  on  Jul 20, 2010

David Anderson discusses the role of Kanban in bringing accelerated high maturity in organizations, presenting evidence of such organizations achieving high maturity in very short time (3-9 months).


Making the Work Visible

Posted by Alisson Vale  on  Jul 12, 2010 6 Posted by Alisson Vale Follow 0 Followers  on  Jul 12, 2010 6

Alisson Vale presents how Kanban is used to express the understanding of a system by making the work, the workflow, communication, time, information, engineering traceability, and movements visible.


Teaching Lean and Kanban: What’s Working Well

Posted by Russell Healy  on  Jul 05, 2010 1 Posted by Russell Healy Follow 0 Followers  on  Jul 05, 2010 1

Russell Healy presents the basic concepts of Lean and Kanban: Waste and the Value Stream, inventory or Work In Process, Cycle Time, and the relationship between them.


Sibling Rivalry: Can lean approaches help integrate systems and software engineering?

Posted by Richard Turner  on  Jun 28, 2010 Posted by Richard Turner Follow 0 Followers  on  Jun 28, 2010

Richard Turner discusses the impact of current system trends and why the disconnect between the two disciplines must be resolved. He suggests lean approaches may provide guidance for reconciliation.


Kanban for Video Game Development

Posted by Clinton Keith  on  Jun 23, 2010 Posted by Clinton Keith Follow 0 Followers  on  Jun 23, 2010

This session describes how Lean Production and Kanban has been applied to game development.