Comparing scaling agile frameworks [Needs to be scrapped/reviewed]

Introduction SAFe® for Lean Enterprises is a knowledge base of proven, practices, integrated principles, and competencies for Lean, DevOps, and Agile. Since 2011, hundreds of the world’s largest organizations have discovered its benefits: faster time-to-market, dramatic increases in more motivated and quality, and productivity and engaged employees. How does SAFe do this? SAFe lead together thought leadership from Agile development,...

An HR playbook for successful SAFe implementation

Introduction As an organization builds speed for a SAFe implementation, it rapidly winds up clear that significant change is included. Without due consideration, this awareness of looming change breeds fear and uncertainty with respect to those affected by the change. That can be practically every employee. In any change program, particularly one this broad, the projects Human Resources organization has...

Agility and Architecture

Introduction Architecture with Agility introduces a broad curriculum for modern software architects. It investigates development process models, architectural styles, requirements systems, sufficient modelling techniques, design examples and testing practices. Embracing agile development doesn’t mean forgoing architecture. Whether accidental or intentional, each framework has an architecture regardless to whether it was set up by a selected architect or if it emerged...

Right-sizing features for SAFe Program increments

Introduction One of the key activities that will help make your SAFe® program a success is the cautious arrangement of your Features prior to Program Increment (PI) planning. Also, one essential part of this readiness is to slice up any of the focused-on Features that are too large to even think about being effectively delivered inside the PI. In this...

Design for Testability: A vital aspect of the system Architect role in SAFe

Introduction The system architect role is vital to the successful definition, design, delivery, and support of any IT project. A system architect examination and suggests the correct blend of IT components to accomplish a particular business, department, team, or functional goal. They impartially investigate wanted processes and results and advice on the correct mix of IT systems and segments to...

SAFe being a Scaled Agile Framework, not a Scaled Agile methodology

Introduction To start with, what’s the difference between a framework and a methodology? A methodology is a lot of principles, tools, and practices which can be used to guide processes to achieve a particular goal. A framework is a loose but incomplete structure which leaves space for different practices and tools to be included but provides much of the process...

Which public Agile training is right for me?

Introduction Agile has been developed now, some domains like Project Management and Service Management, organizations look for agile experience and certification from the candidates. This is the reason why agile professionals aspire for certifications so they can gain every one of the advantages when they plan to switch jobs or aspire to a career in the Agile domain. In general,...

The evolving role of managers in lean-agile development

Lean Agile Development Agile and Lean are wildly developed in the product development space for helping teams deliver quicker and all the more reasonably. By accessing information related with a last year’s Lean Business Report, we found that most teams rehearsing Lean and Agile don’t have a clear understanding of the differences or similitudes between the two methodologies. Frequently, the terms...

The Professional Developer

Introduction Proficient developers are hard to find, especially experienced developers with a great passion for programming. Professional developers know that the way they write code is the way they are perceived by their Team members. They support clean code and high-test coverage, comments, and basically everything that will ensure their signature (code) will live forever. They believe in maintainable code...

Scrum Master as Agile Leader

Introduction Agile development methodology has been around for a number of years now and has become the norm for many tech companies. How can it be that some organizations really succeed in Agile, while others struggle? Furthermore, how can it be that there are teams that think they are Agile because they practice agile concepts like daily stand-ups and retrospectives,...