THE SEVEN WASTES OF SOFTWAREDEVELOPMENT Matt Stine
THE SEVENDeadly Sins WASTES OF SOFTWAREDEVELOPMENT Matt Stine
About your speaker...• Senior Software Architect/Web Developer• Speaker (JavaOne, SpringOne/2GX, Lambda Lounge, NFJS, RWX, PAX, UberConf)• Author (GroovyMag, NFJS the Magazine, Selenium 2.0 Refcard)• President of the Memphis/Mid-South Java User Group• Past Agile Zone Leader @ DZone http://agile.dzone.com/articles/seven-wastes- software
“All we are doing is looking at the time line, from the moment the customer gives us an order to the point when we collect the cash. And we arereducing the time line by reducing the non-value adding wastes.” Taiichi Ohno
What about the barrels? In the wake of the second major engineering failure to happen uponSoutheastern Louisiana in the last ﬁve years, Rox Steady has produced these installation pieces of street art. Each representing the seven deadly sins and placed in seven different neighborhoods of NewOrleans, they are representative of the things that have led up to such engineering disasters..Their symbolism is timely in the wake of the oil spill that BP and theircohorts are now saying is all cleaned up. May a swarm of locusts visit upon their homes and zombies eat their brains… From http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/nolarisingproject/4896789584/
How the seven wastes were mapped to theseven deadly sins is a thought exercise left to the attendee.