Second Interview with Agile Experts: Phillip Becker and his Kanban experience managing political initiatives through Agile

I am very glad to celebrate with you the 400 followers on the Instagram with an interview. The interview with Philip Becker could not be a more expressive celebration of this. Let’s see how in a context outside Software development, the use of Ageis methods motivates groups and improves efficiency.

What is really DevOps?

There are many definitions for DevOps, the most simple one can be a unique team able to develop and to operate in a continuous way, supported by a tool chain enabling automatically code integration, test and deployment in a single pipeline, where the code, after several approval steps, is released into production. In this post, I will try to share my definition and will share some personal considerations about the implications of decide for organize your team and development process Continue Reading

Why Agile test planning makes software quality superior than in Waterfall

  When comparing the frequency and granularity of test planning and execution in products developed under Waterfall and Agile methods, we observed that in Agile: we have more tests, in the story level and we have a progressive increment of test coverage all over the product and higher frequency running those tests.

The Continuous Improvement Cycle

Life is done of routines. A routine has a taste of contradiction: sometimes is boring sometimes means comfort, security, trust. Respect a routine implies discipline and recognition about the value we can get from that. In this post I would like to share my thoughts about the Continuous Improvement cycle. I think this is a basic concept you must understand once we enter in Agile and specially if we start planning to adopt a DevOps model to guide our development. Let’s pay attention Continue Reading