Measuring and Managing Agile Maturity: Establishing an Agility Baseline

This post is part of a series on Measuring and Managing Agile Maturity. Click here to start at the beginning. With the Agile Disciplines now identified, we can now begin measuring and tracking our progress towards Agility. The ultimate goal of transformation to Software Agility is to internalize a new set of more effective and Continue

Measuring and Managing Agile Maturity: Releasing Discipline

This post is part of a series on Measuring and Managing Agile Maturity. Click here to start at the beginning. The ability to promote new software components and source code changes quickly and easily into a fully automated test and build cycle is crucial to assuring quick feedback, team productivity, and software quality. Mastery of Continue

Measuring and Managing Agile Maturity: Developing and Testing Disciplines

This post is part of a series on Measuring and Managing Agile Maturity. Click here to start at the beginning. Developing Discipline The ability for a development team to leverage emerging software development best practices is a critical enabler for the overall health and sustainability of an organizations ability to build software solutions that meet Continue

Measuring and Managing Agile Maturity: Planning and Tracking Disciplines

This post is part of a series on Measuring and Managing Agile Maturity. Click here to start at the beginning. Planning Discipline The cadence of regular software release milestones provides the means to conduct an objective assessment of project status at regular intervals. As planning has now turned to short term intervals (in iterations) and Continue