ARxTAWe believe Agile software development is beingdumbed down, commodified, and is losing its spirit. Weseek to replace the current name with one having twovirtues: first, that it capture more exactly the attitudesoriginally behind Agile; second, that it be obscureenough that no one will assume they already knowwhat it means and that—amazingly enough!—they are
Working software is the primary measure of progress.
Duality Building vs Planning But what are we building and why?
Advocacy• I really like kanban• I really like XP technical practices• focus on quality• everything depends on context, but in context make policies explicit• if something doesn’t feel right, you are doing something wrong, might be that thing, but might be you• if you aren’t getting results, change something• if you are changing too much too often, you won’t get good results• measure• process is a competitive advantage, passion is a competitive advantage, don’t let process kill passion• smart people solve problems