Scrum Agile Project Management

Book Review: Agile Analytics

June 3, 2024 0

The Agile Analytics book aims to provide an adaptation of the Agile development approach to the specific characteristics of Datawarehouse (DW) and Business Intelligence (BI) systems development. The book is divided into two parts.

A Guide To Software Reengineering: When and How

March 25, 2024 0

Many successful digital products have evolved haphazardly over the years, accumulating messy architecture and code that require extensive rewrite efforts to sustain reliability and innovation velocity in the long term. We outline pragmatic steps for refactoring platforms.

Growing Agile: A Coach’s Guide to Training Scrum

March 4, 2024 0

The title of the book “A Coach’s Guide to Training Scrum” is a form of understatement. If it actually provides some guidance about training people to Scrum, this book contains actually a complete step-by-step course to teach Scrum that an Agile coach could use “as is”.

Book Review: Leading Lean Software Development

February 12, 2024 0

What fascinates me the most in the Lean software development approach is the quality of the people that support it. Mary and Tom Poppendieck are not an exception to this rule. Their book “Leading Lean Software Development” achieves the seemingly contradictory goals of being very insightful but still easy and captivating to read.

A Definition of Done Checklist for Agile Teams

January 23, 2024 0

The Definition of Done (DoD) is a common understanding within the Scrum team on what it takes to make your software ready to be released. In their book “Managing the Unmanageable”, Mickey Mantle and Ron Lichty propose an extensive list of what a Definition of Done should include.

Free Online Kanban Tools

January 9, 2024 6

In the context of software development, Kanban is an approach based on Lean that tries to limit waste and work in progress to the actual capacity of the software development team. The aim of Kanban is to create a context that balances capacity and demand through a value stream and promote visual project management.