As the Department of Defense focuses on “delivering 75% solutions in months [instead of] 100% solutions in years” Agile is finding its way into big, traditionally managed programs. This event http://www.afei.org/events/2A01/Pages/default.aspx specifically addresses Agile in Defense. My presentation was an invitation following a successful meeting at the ADAPT meeting and also included tips for making [...]
I just finished speaking at the PMO Symposium 2011 http://www.pmosymposium.org this morning. This has been a great conference focusing on how do organizations deliver value. Historically, there has been a lot of challenges between PMOs and software teams, notably in the Agile space. Many of the conflicts are misunderstandings. The true conflicts can be addressed [...]
This presentation focused on two themes: asserting quality – an opportunity agile presents – and leveraging adaptive planning, which is a consequence of agile software development. AgileEVM became a big part of this talk when the audience requested more information about it at dinner. Integrating Quality into Portfolio Management, PMI Silicon Valley Chapter Dinner Meeting [...]
Agile teams speak in points and iterations, but business managers think in terms of dates and dollars. This conceptual and language barrier makes strategic business planning and reporting a significant challenge for Agile teams. Join us for a webinar on Nov. 19 at 9:30 PST.
Brent Barton and Chris Sterling presented this at a webinar for Boeing. Boeing Webinar – Integrating Quality in Portfolio Management – oct 2010 View more presentations from Brent Barton.