Monthly Archives for February 2016

February Highlights—Latest Articles & Videos for the SAFe of Mind

February Highlights—Latest Articles & Videos for the SAFe of Mind

Community News

Hi Folks, SAFe 4.0 launched just two months ago, it’s been very well received, and the community has been exceptionally busy writing and opining on the new version—providing new perspectives, understanding, and practical steps for successful implementation of the Framework. Here’s the latest roundup. MISO Energy goes SAFe—tells their PI planning story in video “There’s a great awareness of how much is going on other than within just our team. We’re seeing other development teams,.

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New CapEx and OpEx Article

New CapEx and OpEx Article

SAFe Updates

Hi Folks, I’ve been working off and on for the last 4-5 months refactoring the CapEx/OpEx article. There are a number of reasons for this: As Agile crosses the chasm to the larger enterprise, it is a topic of increasing awareness, and often a major concern. Some transformations are stopped due to a lack of understanding of the applicability of current accounting treatments for CapEx in software, which are currently typically based on waterfall development. More and more information is becoming available on.

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SAFe in 8 Pictures 4.0

SAFe in 8 Pictures 4.0

SAFe Resources

Hello everyone, Since its release last September, SAFe in 8 Pictures has been one of our most frequently downloaded presentations. For those who are unfamiliar with it, SAFe in 8 Pictures is a lightweight tool for introducing the Scaled Agile Framework.  Have you ever had the need to: Introduce SAFe to visual learners Tailor your presentation based on your audience without changing a word Pivot when conversation goes in an unanticipated direction This unique SAFe.

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First Thing’s First: Essential SAFe?

First Thing’s First: Essential SAFe?

Essential SAFe SAFe Updates

In recent customer visits and SPC classes, we see and hear about various applications of SAFe, and we address many of the common questions that affect enterprises adoption everywhere. One of those questions (which might seem to be in even greater frequency with the launch of the expandable 4.0), is “but what do we have to do to assure the SAFe benefits. All of it? Some of it? And if some, which parts?”  And as we know,.

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Das Scaled Agile Framework Makes Top 10 for Technical Books on Amazon Germany

Das Scaled Agile Framework Makes Top 10 for Technical Books on Amazon Germany

Lessons from the Trenches Partners

New Book: Das Scaled Agile Framework – Lean und Agile in großen Unternehmen skalieren 2015 marked a record year in terms of growth of the SAFe community and the number of enterprises adopting SAFe. Initially the growth trends were weighted toward the U.S., but of late we’ve seen a significant uptick from the international community. For example, there’s a publicly available japanese translation of the scaledagileframework.com site, and SAFe classes are being presented worldwide in multiple.

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