Vertical Slicing Agile and Value Delivery

vertical slicing in agile

The Vertical Slicing concept is key in the agile process.   This approach enables many agile practices.  What is this concept of Vertical Slicing?  What does it mean to break work apart using Vertical Slicing?  How does that impact the agile software development process?  Lastly, what are some benefits of using this concept in an agile process.   … Read more Vertical Slicing Agile and Value Delivery

Exploring Agile Further – The Agile Manifesto – Part 2

exploring agile further

In the following I am continuing thoughts on the Agile Manifesto.  Specifically its statements 3 and 4.  These are customer collaboration over contract negotiation.  Also, responding to change over following a plan.  The Agile Manifesto guides agile software development.  The 2 concepts presented here are important building blocks of agile. Together, with the first 2 … Read more Exploring Agile Further – The Agile Manifesto – Part 2

Explore The Agile Manifesto – Part 1

Explore the Agile Manifesto

The Agile Manifesto guides you in agile software development. It is the base on which agile as a methodology rests. What do some of these concepts in the manifesto really mean? For you to follow the manifesto, how do you know what to do? To explore the Agile Manifesto, I discuss the first 2 statements … Read more Explore The Agile Manifesto – Part 1

Building The Trust In Agile, Between Teams And Business Users

building the trust in agile

What Do I Mean By Building The Trust In agile software development, the relationship between the agile team and the business users, or stakeholders, is very important. Building the trust in agile is a relationship between the team and that group. Part of that relationship involves an aspect of trust. Which is critical to delivering … Read more Building The Trust In Agile, Between Teams And Business Users

Product Owner Basics In Agile

product owner basics

What are the the Agile Product Owner Basics?  What are the main things the agile software Product Owner has to do?  There are certain key habits the Product Owner needs to do.  These help drive solid fundamentals for the entire agile team.  My agile team has been discussing agile fundamentals in our process.  Questions posed … Read more Product Owner Basics In Agile