Category: Agile

July 12, 2022

Predictive vs Adaptive – Management

   The projects in every company follow a certain lifecycle approach. In recent years, high focus on adaptive project management over more predictive project management...
March 25, 2021

Agile Release Train (ART)

What is Agile Release Train? The Agile Release Train (ART) is the primary value delivery construct in SAFe®. The Agile Release Train is a long..
September 7, 2020

Agile Team – Maturity Guidance

There is no single set of prescriptions or a silver bullet for every team that will ensure repeatable success, each team is in constant pursuit..
July 28, 2020

Understanding Lagging indicator and Leading indicator

Leading indicators are metrics to measure performance or progress on activities that need to be done to achieve a goal. Lagging indicators are metrics that..
June 4, 2020

Story points to Time and Cost

While working in Agile projects / product developments, we use the story points for  estimating user stories in backlog, but often we been asked ‘How..
April 14, 2020

Agile Scaling Team Structure

The Agile Scaling team structure explained here, is based on combination of Scaled Agile (SAFe) framework and Spotify Engineering model. Spotify provides complete freedom to..
March 19, 2020


The COVID-19 created socio-economic crisis, forcing thousands of companies to re-craft their plans to handle the situation Companies need to enable employees to work from..
October 12, 2019

Liberating Structures – Creating Innovation Culture

You remember Jedi Master Yoda’s powerful message ? You must unlearn what you have learned               “ What we have..
September 20, 2019

Kanban Method – feedback loops

Kanban method has seven cadences /feedback loops (written by David Anderson), it is common for new implementations to start with a subset of these. It..
August 26, 2019

Kanban Method

The Kanban Method is not an approach to software development, but it’s an approach to process improvement. The Kanban method uses a work-in-progress limited pull..
July 16, 2019

Microservices – Basics

The idea behind microservices is to build and maintain application, with composable pieces which work together in contrast to a traditional, “monolithic” application which is..
February 25, 2019

Flow of work in Agile OutSourcing Engagements

The overview of typical approach followed in Agile development, when engaged external vendor(s). sumanth
February 10, 2019

Work flow: Out-Sourcing Assignment – Release Activity

It isn’t sufficient to build a solution. one must also be able to ship it successful. Ensure Agile Team members are available to fix the..
February 8, 2019

Work flow: Out-Sourcing Assignment – Iterative delivery

Agile lead prepares Teams skill matrix, so that everyone in the team and the stakeholders understand team competency layout. Verifies priority order of product order..
February 2, 2019

Work flow: Out-Sourcing Assignment – Project initiation

The Agile work flow help to understand flow of information, artifacts and activities required during between Client and Vendor(s). Deploy and use Agile management tool..
February 1, 2019

Staying Agile when team is distributed

A distributed agile team is a group of resources that reside in multiple locations to achieve a common goal, sharing an understanding of key business..
January 12, 2019

Obeya Room

What is Obeya Room ? and how it help ? Obeya (Oobeya) is a Japanese word for ‘the room’, the intended usage of this word..
January 4, 2019

RACI (Responsibility Matrix) for Agile programs

RACI for Entity / Organization level RACI for Agile Team level R= Responsible, A=Accountable, C=Consulted, I=Informed sumanth
December 11, 2018

Additional Metrics for Agile Projects

The project with the advent of Agile, the approach towards project metrics has been changed. Agile evangelists started coaching teams that it is important to..
October 7, 2018

Agile methods versus project types

Kanban fitment: The most commonly cited instance where Kanban is extremely successful is a software maintenance project which involves fixing production bugs and doing small..

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