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A Home for Product Goal, Definition of Done, and Sprint Goal

Commitments. In the 2020 Version of the Scrum Guide, the commitments were introduced for each artifact. These then became an element of Scrum; in that they need to be used to gain the maximum value that the Scrum Framework offers.


A Note On Our New Leave Policies

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3 Key Points for Scrum Masters in the new Scrum Guide 2020

The new version of the Scrum Guide has just been released. It is exciting! Scrum walks the talk by inspecting and adapting itself. So should you as a Scrum Master. In this article, I'll talk about how new Scrum Guide changes affect you and what you need to do now.


How to Navigate a Code Freeze

Agile Alliance

’Tis (almost) the season.for code freezes and hot fixes! During the winter holidays and shopping season, many companies institute a code freeze — halting all production deployments. Although the efficacy of code freezes is hotly debated, they are a reality for many technologists.

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The Pro’s Guide To Getting The Best ROI From Your New LMS

You need a Learning Management System when your courses and training programs need to be accessible online. Quickly build the perfect business case and easily determine which LMS will provide the best return on investment you need with this how-to eBook!

New Scrum Guide 2020 Poster

Scrum Guide 2020 Poster After yesterday's Scrum Guide 2020 launch event by Ken and Jeff, I am excited to announce the release of the new Scrum 2020 poster.


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Using ‘Powerful Questions’ During Sprint Retrospectives

Sprint Retrospective is the last Scrum event within a Sprint. During this event entire Scrum Team- Scrum Master, Product Owner & Development Team inspects the Sprint and decides how to improve the next Sprint.


DevOps Chat: ITIL 4 and Achieving High Velocity IT

In this DevOps Chat, Mark Smalley of Smalley.IT, and Lead Editor with AXELOS of the ITIL 4 High Velocity IT joins ASG CEO Mitch Ashley to discuss his work creating this new contribution to ITIL 4.

An Object Storage Revolution: Higher Performance and Flexible Deployments

Dell EMC

ECS introduces the all-flash EXF900 to power modern workloads--AI, machine learning, analytics and cloud-native applications

Gravitational Becomes Teleport to Streamline Access Management

Gravitational today announced it has changed its name to Teleport and launched the Teleport Unified Access Plane, an open source security gateway that comes in the form of a single binary that acts as a proxy for remotely accessing Linux servers and Kubernetes clusters.

Are Your Embedded Analytics DevOps-Friendly?

Does your analytics solution work with your current tech stack and DevOps practices? If not, any update to the analytics could increase deployment complexity and become difficult to maintain. Learn the 5 elements of a DevOps-friendly embedded analytics solution.

Career Clarity in the C-Suite

CEO Insider

Work/life balance and personal life standards in the C-Suite can be a tricky subject. On the one hand, advocating for some semblance of balance or even blend can make you look like less of a team player, and you could be passed over for promotions.


FinConDX: The State of DevOps in FinTech

The FinTech space has grown dramatically this year as more consumers shift their financial transactions online due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Financial services companies are learning how to ship better code, faster by adopting DevOps methodologies.

Kyverno, a New CNCF Sandbox Project, Offers Kubernetes-Native Policy Management

The New Stack

Honeycomb is sponsoring The New Stack’s coverage of Kubecon+CloudNativeCon North America 2020. Kyverno , the open source Kubernetes-native policy engine built by Nimrata , has joined the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) this week at the sandbox level.

DevOps Unbound: Application Modernization and Mainframes

In this fourth episode of our DevOps Unbound streaming broadcast on TechStrong TV and’s sister site Digital Anarchist, Mitchell Ashley of ASG and Alan Shimel are joined by Gerta Sheganaku of Tricentis, Rosalind Radcliffe of IBM and Sam Knutson of Compuware to discuss app modernization, mainframes and DevOps.

5 Things a Data Scientist Can Do to Stay Current

DataRobot together with Snowflake – a leading cloud data platform provider — is helping data scientists stay current with the latest technology and data science best practices so that they can excel in an increasingly AI-driven workplace. Five Things a Data Scientist Can Do to Stay Current offers data scientists guidance for thriving in AI-driven enterprises.

Frontline Festival: Leaders Share about Executive Development

Let's Grow Leaders

In this month’s Frontline Festival, top leadership experts share their perspectives and insights on executive development. Thanks to Joy and Tom Guthrie of Vizwerx Group for the great pic and to all our contributors. Executive Development on a Personal Level Eileen McDargh of […].

OpsRamp Makes AIOps Platform Simpler to Configure

OpsRamp today took the wraps off an update to its namesake artificial intelligence platform for IT operations (AIOps) that makes it easier for IT organizations to declaratively configure the software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform.

Playing Our Part in Supporting Women’s Education in STEM


Dataiku is committed to shaping the future of data in a way that is fair and diverse, from promoting responsible AI to fighting racism and increasing opportunities for queer talent in tech.

Istio 1.8: A Smart DNS Proxy Takes Support for Virtual Machines a Step Further

The New Stack

Tetrate sponsored this post. Jimmy Song. Jimmy is a developer advocate at Tetrate, CNCF Ambassador, co-founder of ServiceMesher, and Cloud Native Community(China). He mainly focuses on Kubernetes, Istio, and cloud native architectures.

Testing at Every Stage of Development

Up to 80% of new products fail. The reality is harsh and the reasons why are endless. Perhaps the new product couldn’t oust a customer favorite. Maybe it looked great but was too hard to use. Or, despite being a superior product, the go-to-market strategy failed. There’s always a risk when building a new product, but you can hedge your bets by understanding exactly what your customers' expectations truly are at every step of the development process.

How willing are you to ask for help when you need it?


Our reader poll today asks: How willing are you to ask for help when you need it?

gRPC Remote Procedure Calls in a Nutshell

The New Stack

WSO2 sponsored this post. Kasun Indrasiri. Kasun is the director of integration architecture at WSO2 and is an author/evangelist on Microservices Architecture and Enterprise Integration Architecture. He has authored Microservices for Enterprise and Beginning WSO2 ESB.

35 stats that matter to your Security Operations team


The COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting shift to a largely remote workforce resulted in new security challenges for many organizations in 2020. Security, Information SecurityArray

How Real-Time Stream Processing Safely Scales with ksqlDB, Animated


Software engineering memes are in vogue, and nothing is more fashionable than joking about how complicated distributed systems can be. Despite the ribbing, many people adopt them. Distributed systems […]. ksqlDB Scalability Stream Processing

How Embedding AI-Powered Analytics Can Give You a Competitive Advantage

Embedding dashboards and reports aren’t enough. Futureproof your application by offering instant, actionable insights that will give you and your customers a competitive advantage.

What to Think About Before Building a Serverless App in Amazon Web Services

The New Stack

AppDynamics sponsored this post. Wayne Brown. Wayne is a Senior Solutions Engineer with AppDynamics. He has more than 20 years of experience in software development, architecture and consulting across a wide range of technologies, disciplines and industries.

How a modern data platform supports government fraud detection


November 15-21 marks International Fraud Awareness Week – but for many in government, that’s every week. From bogus benefits claims to fraudulent network activity, fraud in all its forms represents a significant threat to government at all levels. Some experts estimate the U.S.

Top Digital Transformations Ruling Mobile App Development in 2021


Finally, The Future Is Here. Over the past few years, the discussions about the next year’s digital revolutions have been a call to repetition: Augmented Reality, Internet of Things, Edge Compute, Cloud technologies and the list goes on. It seems like rearranging the chairs around the same old room.

Highest-Rated Cloud Companies, Covid-19 Edition: Tips for Nailing Corporate Culture During This Chaotic Time

Battery Ventures

Each year, we work with jobs-and-recruiting site Glassdoor* to unearth the most innovative cloud-computing companies—both public and private—where employees report the most satisfaction at work. This year, that effort took on new importance.

Building Like Amazon

Speaker: Leo Zhadanovsky, Principal Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services

Amazon's journey to its current modern architecture and processes provides insights for all software development leaders. To get there, Amazon focused on decomposing for agility, making critical cultural and operational changes, and creating tools for software delivery. The result was enabling developers to rapidly release and iterate software while maintaining industry-leading standards on security, reliability, and performance. Whether you're developing for a small startup or a large corporation, learning the tools for CI/CD will make your good DevOps team great. We are excited to be joined by Leo Zhadanovsky, a Principal Solutions Architect at Amazon Web Services.