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    • agility @the speed of thought Tathagat Varma Sr. Director Agile in Business Conference (c) Yahoo!
    • 14-Apr-1912 11:40pm +37s 11:50pm 2:17am 2:20am 4:10am• Titanic gets • Iceberg • Titanic hits • 14ft of • “Every • Titanic • First 7 iceberg spotted iceberg water in man for sank lifeboat warnings dead front part himself” picked by ahead of ship Agile in Business Conference (c) Carpathia
    • US Airways 1549. 15 Jan 2009. The Miracle on the Hudson Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • 6,000 stores, $14.4B inOpened first Net profits opening one a 2012,store in 1975 $2.7B day +17% y-o-y Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • • creativity, quality design • Give customers what they • Every store in the world and rapid turnaround to want receives new models twice adjust to changing market • Get it to them faster than a week demands -- has…generated anyone else • Product reaches European an excellent public stores in 24-36 hours and response to our retailers rest of the world within 48 collections.” hours. Since 1970s!Design Rules Logistics Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • The difference…• Conventional manufacturing teams gather requirements, design the solution, build the solution, test the solution, then deliver the solution. In automotive companies, the design portion alone takes 3 to 12 years, and then the vehicle design is built for 5 to 14 years.• WIKISPEED follows the model of Agile software teams…We iterate the entire car every 7 days, meaning that every 7 days we reevaluate each part of the car and reinvent the highest- priority aspects, instead of waiting 8 to 26 years to upgrade. Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • Scrum: Clearly Agile: Reducing defined team costs to make roles and changes responsibilities TDD: start with XP: Pairing and failing tests Swarming and develop solutionsLean Software The OOP: contract- Design: Use Wikispeed first less stuff development Process Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • • On ‘good days’, Flickr releases a new version every half an hour (Jun 20, 2005)• IMVU pushes a revision of code to the website every nine minutes (Feb 10, 2009)• The other day we passed product release number 25,000 for WordPress. That means we’ve averaged about 16 product releases a day, every day for the last four and a half years! (May 19, 2010)• A new version of Google Chrome now due every six weeks (Jul 22, 2010)• Facebook does code push twice a day (Aug 4, 2012) Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • What do these amazing stories tell us? Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • “…people who were right a lot of the time were people who often changed their minds.” Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • So…how fast can you respond, move and deliver? fast canyou…change your mind? Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • Basics remain the same! Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • Wastes in Lean
    • How they manifest?
    • Wastes in Software DevelopmentWastes in Manufacturing Wastes in Software DevelopmentInventory Partially done workExtra Processing Extra processesOverproduction Extra featuresTransportation Task SwitchingWaiting WaitingMotion MotionDefects Defects
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    • Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • What are we learning?“The only way to win is to learn faster than anyoneelse” – Eric Ries, The Lean Startup“Move fast and break things. Unless you are breakingstuff, you are not moving fast enough.” – MarkZuckerberg“I Don’t look to jump 7-foot bars: I look around for 1-foot bars that I can step over.” – Warren Buffet Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • References••• 9••• agile-is-not-a-process-agile-is-a-mindset/••• Agile in Business Conference (c)
    • Tathagat Varma Agile in Business Conference (c)