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SAFe – a tool for the BIG enterprises

The SAFe debate goes on (see Lean Magazine #9). Here Eric Schumann, Lean expert at Sellegi, explains why he is a SAFe champion. In our last issue we described the hot debate about SAFe in the autumn of 2013 where a number of well-known profiles...

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Test Driven Development – a method for mainstreamers or mavericks?

Test Driven Development — a method for mainstreamers or mavericks? As an agile tool, Test Driven Development is still waiting for its big breakthrough. TDD evangelist David Nicolette explains why he uses it as his own default approach. Although...

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Continuous Delivery – always ready to ship

The Danish consulting company Praqma A/S has developed an appreciated maturity model for Continuous Delivery. Here, co-founder Lars Kruse shares some of his experience and reflections. Ever since the company was founded in Allerød, 25 km north...

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Lean Magazine #10 is launched

The Lean Magazine #10 has been published and a full online version is available on issuu (see below) Printed copies, and a PDF-version can be ordered from Softhouse’s Web-shop. Highlights in issue #10: TDD – a method for mainstreamers...

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Coding Dojo

Coding Dojo

Is your Agile organization stuck in second gear, hampered by low velocity, messy code and technical debt? Perhaps you should start a coding dojo and work on improving your coding skills? Imagine a band that never rehearses, only  performs...

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SAFe – a tool for the BIG enterprises

The SAFe debate goes on (see Lean Magazine #9). Here Eric Schumann, Lean expert at Sellegi, explains why he is a SAFe champion. In our last...

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Pomodoro technique – fits perfectly inside scrum

Recently, Pomodoro Technique has become increasingly popular among software  developers in the Lean and Agile communities. Kristoffer Nordström...

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Making the product backlog lean

“We have 12,000 stories in our product backlog. How can we best groom it?”, I was recently asked. Trying to deal with a huge product backlog...

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Business model generation a matter of death or glory

Business model generation a matter of death or glory

The loop approach as described in our booklet, Agile Inception,  is made up of collaborative workshops. To help you get going, we release a series of workshop facilitation guides. Our very first guide is aimed to give your business model ability a kickstart: http://www.slideshare.net/hakankleijn/business-model-generation-facilitation-guide-ver-10 Keep yourself posted, there is much more to come. The first [...]

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SAFe – a tool for the BIG enterprises

The SAFe debate goes on (see Lean Magazine #9). Here Eric Schumann, Lean expert at Sellegi, explains why he is a SAFe champion. In our last issue we described the hot debate about SAFe in the autumn of 2013 where a number of well-known profiles in the Lean/Agile community were very critical of the framework [...]

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Test Driven Development – a method for mainstreamers or mavericks?

As an agile tool, Test Driven Development is still waiting for its big breakthrough. TDD evangelist David Nicolette explains why he uses it as his own default approach.

Although the tools have been around for fifteen years now, TDD has never become the normal way of building code across the industry. Rather it has become a sort of ”Think Different” movement, embraced by the leaders in the advancement of software development practices. One of the standard bearers is Dave Nicolette, an independent software and method consultant from Dallas and a popular Lean and Agile blogger.

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Continuous Delivery – always ready to ship

The Danish consulting company Praqma A/S has developed an appreciated maturity model for Continuous Delivery. Here, co-founder Lars Kruse shares some of his experience and reflections. Ever since the company was founded in Allerød, 25 km north of Copenhagen, Lars Kruse and his colleagues have been researchers in what they call ”The Science of Continuous [...]

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Lean Magazine #10 is launched

The Lean Magazine #10 has been published and a full online version is available on issuu (see below) Printed copies, and a PDF-version can be ordered from Softhouse’s Web-shop. Highlights in issue #10: TDD – a method for mainstreamers or mavericks? Continuous Deliver – always ready to ship Did Toyota fool us? SAFe – a [...]

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