Author: Gustav Bergman

Long-Distance Scrumming

Long-Distance Scrumming

  Janne Peltonen, certified Scrum Master at Finland-based company Qvantel, knows from his own experience how to make distributed projects more productive and less problematic. Qvantel has an offshore development center in Hyderabad, India, and offers near-shoring services for its customers in Scandinavia. Hence, it is crucial to find a […]

”Five times the industry average – across the Atlantic!”

”Five times the industry average – across the Atlantic!”

Recently Jeff Sutherland studied Scrum in an outsourced organization at SirsiDynix. The findings were quite extraordinary: this intercontinental project achieved a productivity of five times the industry average. Here, Sutherland describes the project in his own words. – Well, to take it from the start, Jack Blount was CEO of […]

Scrum for the Big ones

Scrum for the Big ones

During his long career, Jeff Sutherland – often referred to as the inventor of Scrum – has participated in many projects where Scrum has been implementedin larger organizations. In this article, he shares his experiences in an industry where offshore outsourcing is a major trend.