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Raising the Bar: Super Optimizing Your Agile Implementation Using Kanban and Lean



Jesper Boeg and Guilherme Silveira discuss various Agile anti-patterns which proved not to work for everybody, presenting some Lean principles implemented with Kanban and helping to improve things, resolving possible conflicts with traditional Agile practices, and determining if Lean&Kanban is appropriate for immature teams.


Jesper Boeg has worked as Agile Coach and Developer at Trifork for the past 4 years, helping teams to adopt Agile. He is currently interested in seeing agility being brought back to Agile. Guilherme Silveira is the lead developer and training services coordinator at Caelum, Brazil, and involved in many open source projects like VRaptor, XStream, Hibernate, or Maven and creator of Restfulie.

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Nov 23, 2010

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  • I disagree!

    by João Hornburg,

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    The authors identify some anti-patterns in Scrum implementations i. e. things that are wrong according to agile common knowledge. Then they use these wrong implementations of Scrum to attack Scrum itself..

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