It turned out our customer was incredibly agile in all the parts of their business except software delivery. We helped them make the connection and win their top executives’ support.
Your iteration length should be equal to, or less than, the maximum amount of work your organization is willing to throw away. "But Andrew," you say, "We're not willing to throw away any amount of work! That is waste!" I've said it a thousand times, and I'll probably say it a few thousand more. Software [...]
At Build this week Steve Ballmer announced the blue wave of products from Microsoft. This included Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Client 8.1 and most importantly Visual Studio 2013 and Team Foundation Server 2013.