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Discuss Agile – Agile & DevOps Scaling Tour Webinar

The Agile Scaling and DevOps Tour compares some of the most popular Agile scaling methods today including SAFe, LESS, DAD, Spotify, Nexus and Scrum-of-Scrums. The DevOps portion of the tour covers how Agile and DevOps are related, and aspects of

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Posted in Agile, Agile Adoption, agile enterprise, Agile Scaling, DevOps, Disciplined Agile Delivery, Large Scale Scrum (LESS), NEXUS, SAFe, Scrum of Scrums, Shu-Ha-Ri, Toolchain

The Universe of “Agile” Methods

There are a broad array of “Agile” methods.  From Transformation Design, and Design Thinking, to Agile Scaling, Lean & Kanban, Scrum & DevOps.  This week we take a look at the spectrum of Agile methods from the business oriented to

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Posted in Agile, Agile Framework, agile manifesto, agile methodology, Agile Scaling, Business Agility, Design Thinking, DevOps, Disciplined Agile Delivery, kanban, Large Scale Scrum (LESS), lean, lean startup, SAFe, Scrum, Transformation Design, Uncategorized, vuca, XP

Sticky Notes from the Agile Scaling Tour

“Sticky Notes” from my recent Agile Scaling Speaking Tour covering Agile Scaling Methods (SAFE, LESS, DAD, Spotify, SOS, Nexus).  This week we cover some key points and learnings from the conferences, and conversations with speakers and participants. Support the Auspicious

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Posted in agile business, agile enterprise, Agile Framework, Agile Scaling, Agile Teams, DevOps, Disciplined Agile Delivery, Large Scale Scrum (LESS), Leadership, lean, Micro-Learning, NEXUS, SAFe, Scrum, Scrum of Scrums, Servant Leadership, Shu-Ha-Ri, Sticky Notes, Uncategorized

Agile Scaling Tour – SAFe v LESS

Today we re-visit one of the most popular Auspicious Agile video blog posts.  This one covers a comparison of LESS vs SAFe. Here is the full playlist of Agile Scaling videos prepared for my “Agile Scaling Tour” speaking series covering

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Posted in Agile, agile enterprise, Agile Scaling, Disciplined Agile Delivery, Large Scale Scrum (LESS), NEXUS, SAFe, Scrum, Scrum of Scrums

A Tour of Agile Scaling Approaches

Coverage by InfoQ of my recent talk on Agile scaling approaches “Agile Scaling Tour” given at Agile Tour Bangkok.  A Tour of Agile Scaling Approaches.  Written by Shane Hastie.  Approaches covered include SAFE, LESS, DAD, Spotify, Scrum-of-Scrums and NEXUS.  

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Posted in Agile, agile enterprise, Agile Scaling, Disciplined Agile Delivery, InfoQ, Large Scale Scrum (LESS), NEXUS, SAFe, Scrum, Scrum of Scrums

More Agile Scaling Methods – This week DAD and Spotify

A few notes on this week’s video blog: A good reference on Communities of Practice can be found here The primary and secondary roles in DAD can be found here More background on the Spotify method can be found here

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Posted in agile enterprise, agile methodology, Agile Scaling, Disciplined Agile Delivery, Scrum

Why Should I use a Framework to Scale Agile?

In my career and that of many Agile coaches and consultants that I have worked with scaling of Agile to the Enterprise level has come up while working with customers and companies.  The idea of scaling Agile is not new,

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Posted in Agile, Agile Adoption, agile enterprise, Agile Framework, agile methodology, Agile Scaling, Disciplined Agile Delivery, kanban, Large Scale Scrum (LESS), SAFe, Scrum, Scrum of Scrums, XP