Saying “Yes” is Crippling Organizations

Scrum.org

In my experience, the word YES is one of the biggest things holding the organization back from focusing on their desire towards innovation, disruption, agile, or more customer-centric. Giving an early yes and prioritizing commits your organization to something based on today’s needs.

Three Insights from the World’s Leading IT Organizations

DevOps.com

The post Three Insights from the World’s Leading IT Organizations appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs DevOps Culture DevOps Practice Enterprise DevOps Leadership Suite digital business digital leaders digital leadership IT leaders IT organizations Shadow IT technology leaders

Why does the Scrum Team need Self-Organization?

Scrum.org

To answer the question, let’s go through these two definitions of “Team” and “Self-Organization”. What is Self-Organization? Self-Organization is not something new or created by a human being. In history, the idea brings Self-Organization to teamwork is not something new.

The Invisible Taxes Organizations Pay

Scrum.org

Organizations are always on the lookout to cut costs and scale back when they have unfavorable reporting periods. These are only marginal to the true savings they could get by removing the ‘invisible taxes’ most organizations are paying without even tracking.

Organizing for Customer Centricity

Speaker: Tatyana Mamut, Head of Product, Nextdoor

Agile Q&A: Why do Organizations Adopt Agile?

Agile Alliance

Explore the main reasons organizations adopt Agile and why your organization's rationale for adopting Agile may impact the implementation's success. Framework agile adoption

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Different Organizations, Different DevOps Outcomes

DevOps.com

The post Different Organizations, Different DevOps Outcomes appeared first on DevOps.com. The main motivation behind inventing DevOps platform was to help close collaboration between developers and IT operations.

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How to Implement a Successful DevOps Strategy at Your Organization

OverOps

Unfortunately, this situation can be a major roadblock for organizations aiming to out-innovate and out-perform their competition. Bringing DevOps to your organization takes much more than a handful of developers and IT Ops people sitting down in the same room.

Scrum will change your organization!

Scrum.org

When delivering a Professional Scrum Master training or helping clients creating awesome products with Scrum, some people ask me how to adapt (downgrade) Scrum to make it work in their organizations. My answer is always the same: Scrum will change your organization!

Digital Transformation: Digitally Resilient Organizations

DevOps.com

The post Digital Transformation: Digitally Resilient Organizations appeared first on DevOps.com. While some are growing weary of the term “digital transformation,” the reality is, it’s here to stay. Digital transformation isn’t just a buzzword or a transient phenomenon.

Production Excellence: Practical Lessons from Site Reliability Engineering

Speaker: Liz Fong-Jones, Principal Developer Advocate, Honeycomb.io

The 5 Levels of Corporate Organization

DevOps.com

The post The 5 Levels of Corporate Organization appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs ROELBOB

DevOps: Assessing Behavior Flows Through an Organization

DevOps.com

This article explores how information and behaviors in fact “flow” through an organization. The post DevOps: Assessing Behavior Flows Through an Organization appeared first on DevOps.com. I’ll admit it, this article is a little strange. It is an experiment.

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Introducing serverless to your organization

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Mike Roberts explores ideas for trying serverless as well as a framework for evaluating its effectiveness within your organization. Continue reading Introducing serverless to your organization

Creating an Agile Organization

Agile Alliance

This lightning talk covers 12 key areas that should be considered for any Agile transformation at scale and incorporate gaming into the process to make it fun. Process agile transformation

Your Post-Launch Toolkit for Understanding Your Users

Speaker: Brittney Gwynn, former Director of Product, Simple Health

Is Your Organization ‘Fit for the Future’?

DevOps.com

Takeaways from a recent conference suggest more work is needed in DevOps adoption among organizations This was a question explored by CIO Platform Nederland and the DevOps Agile Skills Association (DASA) in a recent event I attended, hosted by Transavia.

Self-organization isn't enough

Ron Jeffries

Scrum is founded in the belief that self-organizing teams can figure out what they need. When true, this is sometimes not sufficient. And sometimes, particularly in software development, it seems not to be true. Dark-Agile Dark-Scrum success Agile-Related certification

Targeted Ransomware: Proliferating Menace Threatens Organizations

Symantec

With several new targeted ransomware groups emerging over the past two years, the number of organizations being hit by targeted ransomware attacks has multiplied

No Organization is an Island

Agile Alliance

By Jutta Eckstein and John Buck Being connected to society is an essential ingredient to long-term profitability. If a company is not giving back to society, it is likely to be viewed as untrustworthy and distrust will undermine all aspects of the business (including finding talent).

How to Package and Price Embedded Analytics

15 Pricing for Value Organizing Your Tiers. to Lift Value and Revenue01 Today’s organizations are embedding analytics in commercial software applications at an exponential rate. This deceptively simple framework is actually a dynamic tool for organizing thinking and.

Organization

The Programmer's Paradox

Organization applies both to the output, such as the data and code, and to the processes used for all five stages of software development. What is organization? With the first two rules it is clear that to be organized you need to define a rather large number of places and categorize all data and code into 'everything'. Particularly if you have some overwhelming 'philosophy' for the organization. Everything in one place must be 'similar' or it just isn't organized.

Agile Q&A: What is a Self-Organizing, Cross-Functional Team?

Agile Alliance

Learn how project managers accustomed to a more traditional software development environment can adapt to a more Agile approach in this post from the Agile Alliance blog. People agile teams cross-functional teams

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Breaking Down Data Silos in Your Organization

DevOps.com

Today’s organizations can finally use advanced technologies to unlock the true value of all of their data. Even so, many organizations are unable to do this because their […]. The post Breaking Down Data Silos in Your Organization appeared first on DevOps.com.

What DevOps Can Learn from High Reliability Organizations

DevOps.com

High reliability organizations are organizations that work in areas that are very hazardous or complex, and yet manage to have a lower accident rate than what would be normal for that environment.

Monetizing Analytics Features: Why Data Visualizations Will Never Be Enough

But organizations. Guide for Embedding Analytics in Your Software About Logi Analytics Logi empowers companies to embed analytics into the fabric of their organizations and products— enabling anyone to analyze data, share insights, and make informed decisions.

AI and machine learning will require retraining your entire organization

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

When we asked what held back their adoption of AI technologies, respondents cited a few reasons, including some that pertained to culture, organization, and skills: [23%] Company culture does not yet recognize needs for AI. [18%]

The Agilist’s answer to scaling organizations

Agile Alliance

In this lightning talk Carrie Driscoll discusses the ease of Scrum @ Scale's lightweight approach to organizational Agility. Framework scrum

7 Tips for Organizing Your Business Projects

Strategy Driven

Organizing your business projects doesn’t have to be a bore. Continue reading this article to learn how to organize your business and get things done on time. What You Need to Learn About Organizing Your Business.

Building data science capacity in your organization

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Continue reading Building data science capacity in your organization Shingai Manjengwa shares insights from teaching data science to 300,000 online learners.

5 Early Indicators Your Embedded Analytics Will Fail

organization for years. This may sound obvious, but many organizations. Updating your application’s dashboards and reporting features. may feel optional—until suddenly it’s not. Watch for these 5 signs. that you’re at risk for an analytics emergency. Early Indicators. Your Embedded.

Why organizations fail

Erik Bernhardsson

Nothing more, nothing less: Incentive problems (agents do not want to act in the organization’s interests). I had this exact theory for many years but wasn’t able to express it in the same eloquent way as above, which is something I copied verbatim from a fantastic paper I just encountered: Why Organizations Fail: Models and Cases.

Two ingredients for self-organization (no recipe possible though)

Scrum.org

Scrum is based on self-organized teams. Self-organized teams are able to evolve and adapt quicker in today’s highly complex working environments than traditional command-and-control management structures. What is self-organization? Self-organization can’t be imposed on teams.

Why Most Organizations Don’t Get Risk

The New Stack

Surprisingly, most organizations claim to deliver software with “acceptable business risk” — even though the majority does not actually measure it. Only 15% of respondents say their test suites reliably provide a good indication of acceptable business risk for their organization.

Brute-Force Attacks: How Organizations Can Protect Themselves

Storagecraft

In technology, a brute-force attack is when a hacker uses automated software to hammer an organization’s system with usernames, passwords, Read more » The post Brute-Force Attacks: How Organizations Can Protect Themselves appeared first on StorageCraft Technology Corporation.

Why “Build or Buy?” Is the Wrong Question for Analytics

works for some organizations, especially those that. fabric of their organizations and products–enabling. WHY “BUILD OR BUY?” IS THE WRONG QUESTION FOR ANALYTICS Introduction.1 When to Build Your Own Analytics. 2 When to Buy a Bolt-On Solution. 6 When to Take a Combined Approach.

DevOps-as-a-Service: Overcoming Challenges in Large Organizations

Dzone - DevOps

" This can be difficult in any organization, but gets incrementally more difficult as the size of the organization grows. It might take a minute for DevOps to get clearance here.