When you have delivery teams dispersed across different locations, planning can get messy. Luckily, collaborative planning in one big room has proven to be an effective remedy to this situation.
Summer’s in full swing, which can only mean one thing – conference season. The team here at Rally Software has been busy – including speaking at Agile and Beyond and XP 2019. More importantly, we’re just getting started. Here’s the latest news leading up to this summer’s agile conferences.
Software development — like that of any product — is a highly collaborative team game played in a complex, constantly shifting environment, whose currency is high bandwidth communication. The simplest, most powerful way to build those communication pathways is to have the close team at close distance, ideally within a couple of metres. But in […]
This is the fourth post in a series targeted at helping Product Managers understand the importance of Continuous Delivery. Subscribe here to follow along. The first post in this series explored why Continuous Delivery is critical to making a great product. The second post took a deep dive into a single change delivered via Continuous Delivery […]
Trends in office workspaces are often viewed as fads. I prefer to view them as trends. As we progress toward greater understanding of what is needed to develop software well, our views become more refined and nuanced, and this should apply to workspaces, as well. Rather than a model of periodic fads, we should aspire […]
Every day in the hyper-collaborative R&D organization for Rally (formerly CA Agile Central), we face difficult conversations with opposing opinions, high emotions and high stakes. Every time they occur we are faced with the opportunity to avoid the situation or step into it. However difficult, the best thing to do is to tackle the conversation […]