More Information on Agile – Agile An Executive Guide

MORE INFORMATION ON AGILE

General information on Agile

Agile Alliance:

www.agilealliance.com

AgileCanberra Forum:

http://au.groups.yahoo.com/group/agilecanberra/

Agile Connection:

www.agileconnection.com

Agile Kiwi – Practical Agile Software Development:

www.agilekiwi.com

Agile Manifesto:

www.agilemanifesto.org

AgileSoftwareDevelopment.com:

www.agilesoftwaredevelopment.com

Alistair Cockburn:

http://alistair.cockburn.us/

Everything You Want to Know About Agile, Jamie Lynn Cooke, IT Governance Publishing (2012):

www.itgovernanceusa.com/shop/p-549-everything-youwant-to-know-about-Agile.aspx

The Power of the Agile Business Analyst: 30 surprising ways a business analyst can add value to your Agile development team, Jamie Lynn Cooke, IT Governance Publishing (2013):

www.itgovernanceusa.com/shop/p-1379-the-power-of-the-agile-business-analyst.aspx

Specific Agile methods

Overview

A Practical Guide to Seven Agile methods:

www.devx.com/architect/Article/32761 (Part 1)

www.devx.com/architect/Article/32836 (Part 2)

Scrum

ScrumAlliance:

www.scrumalliance.org

Glossary of Scrum Terms, Szalvay V, Scrum Alliance, Inc. (2007):

www.scrumalliance.org/community/articles/2007/march/glossary-of-scrum-terms

Scrum and Agile Presentations by Mike Cohn of Mountain Goat Software, Cohn M (various dates):

www.mountaingoatsoftware.com/presentations

DSDM

What is DSDM?

www.codeproject.com/KB/architecture/dsdm.aspx

DSDM Explained:

www.agilexp.com/presentations/DSDMexplained.pdf

FDD™

Feature-Driven Development: An Overview

www.tarrani.net/mike/docs/fddoverview.pdf

Feature Driven Development (FDD) and Agile Modelling

www.agilemodeling.com/essays/fdd.htm

Lean

Lean Primer, Larman C & Vodde B (2009):

www.leanprimer.com/downloads/lean_primer.pdf

Leading Lean Software Development: Results Are Not the Point:

www.poppendieck.com/pdfs/LLSD_intro.pdf

XP™

Extreme Programming: a gentle introduction:

www.extremeprogramming.org

RUP®

What is the Rational Unified Process®?:

www.ibm.com/developerworks/rational/library/content/RationalEdge/jan01/WhatIstheRationalUnifiedProcessJan01.pdf

Agile Modelling and the Rational Unified Process (RUP):

www.agilemodeling.com/essays/agileModelingRUP.htm

AUP

The Agile Unified Process (AUP):

www.ambysoft.com/unifiedprocess/agileUP.html

Kanban

Kanban (overview)

www.crisp.se/kanban

Scrumban

Scrum-ban:

http://leansoftwareengineering.com/ksse/scrum-ban/

Scrumban - Essays on Kanban Systems for Lean Software Development, Ladas C, Modus Cooperandi Press (2009)

Kanban and Scrum – making the most of both, Kniberg H and Skarin M (2010):

www.infoq.com/minibooks/kanban-scrum-minibook

Scrumban: Taking Scrum Outside Its Comfort Zone www.slideshare.net/yyeret/scrumban-taking-scrum-outside-its-comfort-zone

Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®)

Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®):

www.scaledagileframework.com

Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework®

www.cio.com/article/2936942/enterprise-software/introducing-the-scaled-agile-framework.html

Large-Scale Scrum (LeSS) Framework

Introduction to LeSS

http://less.works/less/framework/introduction.html

Nexus

Nexus Framework

www.scrum.org/Resources/The-Nexus-Guide

Scrum of Scrums

Agile Can Scale: Inventing and Reinventing SCRUM in Five Companies

www.controlchaos.com/storage/scrum-articles/Sutherland%20200111%20proof.pdf

Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD)

The Disciplined Agile Framework

www.disciplinedagiledelivery.com/agility-at-scale/disciplined-agile-2/

Crystal

Crystal methods

http://alistair.cockburn.us/Crystal+methodologies

Industry research on Agile

9th Annual State of Agile Development Survey, VersionOne:

http://info.versionone.com/state-of-agile-development-survey-ninth.html

The state of application development in enterprises and SMBs: business data services North America and Europe, Stone J, Database and Network Journal (1 April 2007):

www.thefreelibrary.com/The+state+of+application+development+in+enterprises+and+SMBs:...-a0162832944

Selected Agile case studies

Agile Coaching in British Telecom, Meadows L & Hanly S (2006):

www.agilejournal.com/articles/columns/column-articles/144-agile-coaching-in-british-telecom

Rolling out Agile in a Large Enterprise, Benefield G, Proceedings of the 41st Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) (2008):

www.computer.org/portal/web/csdl/doi/10.1109/HICSS.2008.382

Information on TQM and Kaizen

TQM. Total Quality Management. An Integrated Approach to Quality and Continuous Improvement, Kotelnikov V (last updated January 27, 2011)

www.1000ventures.com/business_guide/im_tqm_main.html

KAIZEN – The Japanese Strategy for Continuous Improvement, Kotelnikov V (last updated November 09, 2010):

www.1000ventures.com/business_guide/mgmt_kaizen_main.html

Information on Lean manufacturing

Common Questions Organizations Ask About Lean Manufacturing, Keberdle CF, Lean Solutions Group, LLC (2008):

www.leansolutionsgroup.com/images/Common_Questions_About_Lean_Mfg.pdf

Lean Principles, Kilpatrick J, Utah Manufacturing Extension Partnership (2003):

http://www.inmatech.nl/res/pdfs/leanprinciples.pdf