Do you know exactly how much value you delivered to your customers last week, month, or quarter? Can you describe, with precision, the cumulative business value contained within each incremental deployment? Here’s how you can start measuring DevOps performance to gain end-to-end visibility from concept to cash and why you can no longer afford not to. Why You Should Measure DevOps Performance Here are 10 reasons you can’t afford not to measure DevOps performance. Measuring the performance of software delivery enables you to: 1- Monitor the flow of business value through delivery 2- Identify and remove bottlenecks and impediments 3- […]
Highlights Easy access to reporting and visualizations to track progress Improved enterprise collaboration Accelerated transition to agile Strong partnership to ensure success Challenges Ferguson Enterprises Inc., the largest wholesaler of commercial and residential plumbing supplies in North America, has been a VersionOne customer since 2012. Ferguson started with a few agile teams in the U.S. and offshore, and was planning to scale agile across the entire organization. It was difficult to efficiently manage multiple projects and teams because stakeholders didn’t have visibility into the high-level initiatives, issues, trends, and the context of releases in the portfolio. There was a lack […]
Do you need to get up to speed on SAFe? Here are the three best agile resources for quickly learning what SAFe is all about. 1- Scaled Agile Framework Website The scaledagileframework.com site includes a graphical representation of the framework, with clickable links to describe the details. This site also provides access to the principles that underlie SAFe, a glossary, and explanatory videos. Click this link to check it out. 2- From Projects to Value Streams Video Organizing around value streams instead of projects is a big change for most organizations. Watch Dean Leffingwell, Scaled Agile, Inc. co-founder and chief […]
Do you have end-to-end visibility of business value as it flows from strategy through Agile development and DevOps delivery? Dean Leffingwell, the co-founder and chief methodologist at Scaled Agile, Inc., explains the 6 key elements of tracking the flow of value through the entire value stream in this series of short and insightful videos. 1- What is a value stream? Do you know exactly what a value stream is and how it will impact your organization when you adopt SAFe for your Agile transformation? In this video Dean Leffingwell defines what a value stream is and explains how it is […]
About seven years ago, I started a deep dive into all things product. I found myself coaching teams that could consistently produce, but not consistently produce the right product. I shifted DevJam coaching to be a blend of product discovery and product delivery. The shift included more time spent learning about all things product from brilliant design thinkers like Alan Cooper, as well as any and all product producers, UX designers and product managers who are passionate about learning more about who they are building for and what these people really need.