Agile Benefits – Deliver Double the Value

By: Agile Velocity | Nov 05, 2014 |  Article,  Leadership,  Scrum,  ScrumMaster

Are you successfully realizing agile benefits and effectively delivering software?

David Hawks, CST, CSC, and CEO of Agile Velocity, demonstrates how our Technical Player-Coaches work with your team(s) and help organizations realize a 50% gain in productivity.

Say you need to get 50% productivity increase, if I have a team of 6 people, you can add 3 people, but there are a lot of logistical problems with that, and it takes a lot of time. Or you can go Agile.

One of the difficulties of Agile is that you don’t know what you don’t know. We started a project where we were gonna do four 2-week sprints, and at the end of the fourth sprint, we had planned a 2 week hardening sprint, where we fixed everything. We thought we were getting it done, but it wasn’t done-done. We pushed the bugs out, deferring them. So the bug fixing ended up taking 8 weeks. It ended up taking much longer because we weren’t getting things to completion. Going slow to go fast would have been faster. You can realize value earlier.

Want to deliver double the value in half the time?  Click here to learn more about Technical Player-Coaches and how they can help your organization.

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