Why Scrum? Kane Mar Certified Scrum Coach and Trainer.
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

Why Scrum? Kane Mar Certified Scrum Coach and Trainer.

on

  • 983 views

 

Statistics

Views

Total Views
983
Views on SlideShare
982
Embed Views
1

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
18
Comments
1

1 Embed 1

http://www.slideshare.net 1

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
  • Top slide show. Great Compliments from @willywijnands and @eduscrum
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

Why Scrum? Kane Mar Certified Scrum Coach and Trainer. Why Scrum? Kane Mar Certified Scrum Coach and Trainer. Presentation Transcript

  • Why Scrum?
    • Kane Mar
    • Certified Scrum Coach and Trainer.
    • http://KaneMar.com
    • http://Scrumology.com.au
  • Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Kane Mar and Others (see credits) Kane Mar and Others (see credits)
    • You are free:
      • to Share — to copy, distribute and transmit the work
      • to Remix — to adapt the work
    • Under the following conditions:
      • Attribution. You must attribute the work in the manner specified by the author or licensor (but not in any way that suggests that they endorse you or your use of the work)
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Agenda
    • A quick review of what is Scrum
    • Why Scrum?
    • How is this possible?
    • The trends in adopting Scrum ...3, 2, 1.
  • About Me.
  • A quick review of Scrum
    • “The New New Product Development Game,” by Hirotaka Takeuchi, Ikujiro Nonaka. Havard Business Review, Jan 1, 1986.
    • Fuji-Xerox, Canon, Honda, NEC, Epson,Brother, 3M, Xerox, and HP.
    • References the sport of Rugby
  • A quick review of Scrum
    • “Scrum Development Process,” Ken Schwaber and Jeff Sutherland, OOPSLA 1995
    • “Agile Software Development with Scrum,” Ken Schwaber and Mike Beedle, 2001
    • “Agile Project Management with Scrum,” Ken Schwaber
    • “Scrum and the Enterprise,” Ken Schwaber
  • What is Scrum?
  • What is Scrum?
  • What is Scrum?
  • What is Scrum?
  • Why Scrum?
    • Scrum is the most efficient way of going from an idea to high quality code in production, that I know of
    • Scrum teams can push code into a production every two weeks (although they don’t have to)
  • How is this possible?
    • How can a team build a complete functional application in two weeks?
    • What if the architectural framework takes two months to build?
    • What about the quality of the code?
  • How can a team build an app. in two weeks?
    • They cannot ...
    • However they can build some functional slice of the application, and
    • They can build the highest priority piece of functionality
  • How can a team build an app. in two weeks?
    • Sushi Slices
    • Each slices is part of the complete whole
    • Each slice can stand on it’s own
    • This equates to slices of functionality in software
  • How is this possible?
    • How can a team build a complete functional application in two weeks?
    • What if the architectural framework takes two months to build?
    • What about the quality of the code?
  • What if it takes two months?
    • 60% of functions are never used,
    • So, why not deliver the 40% that will be used and build the rest when we need it?
    • Only build what you need right now
  • How is this possible?
    • How can a team build a complete functional application in two weeks?
    • What if the architectural framework takes 2 months to build?
    • What about the quality of the code?
  • What about the quality of the code?
    • Agile Engineering practices are necessary in order to achieve this
    • Continuous Integration, TDD and (now) Continuous Deployment
  • What about the quality of the code?
    • “Software is an organizational asset and decisions to cut quality must be made by executive management and reflected in the financial statements.”
    • “Canary in the Coal Mine,” Ken Schwaber http://www.infoq.com/presentations/agile-quality-canary-coalmine
  • Trends in adopting Scrum
    • The adoption of Scrum has changed over the years as Scrum has become more mainstream
    • Once the domain of risk takers and early adopters, Scrum is now being adopted by a different group of people with different motivations
  • Reason #3
      • “At risk” projects
      • They frequently have nothing left to lose
      • Desperate teams will try anything
  • Reason #2
      • Not meeting market demand
      • Does it take 4 months to get and approvel PRD?
      • Do you write more documentation than software?
  • Reason #1
      • Your competitors are using Scrum
      • If you’re competitors are using Scrum, it’s not a level playing field ... they’re playing a different game.
  • Summary
    • Why Scrum?
    • Because it’s the most efficient way to go from concept to high quality code in production
    • Scrum changes the business of software
  • Credits http://www.flickr.com/photos/rugby_pioneers/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/66164549@N00/ http://www.flicker.com/photos/vernhart/ http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Lewis_Hine http://www.flickr.com/photos/samuraislice/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/giovannijl-s_photohut/
  • References
    • “Scrum is hard and disruptive”, Ken Schwaber 2006
    • “Agile Software Development with Scrum,” Ken Schwaber and Mike Beedle, 2001
    • “Agile Project Management with Scrum”, Ken Schwaber
    • “Scrum and the Enterprise”, Ken Schwaber
    • “Scrum in 5 minutes”, Softhouse Nordic AB http://www.softhouse.se/Uploades/Scrum_eng_webb.pdf
  •