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Agile tour 2011 Dublin

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Agile tour 2011 Dublin

  1. 1. Reality of Agile in a MultinationalOct 2011
  2. 2. Who we are...• Suzie Corbett – Business Analysis Leader• Alan Spencer – Agile Leader• Emmet Townsend - CTO 2
  3. 3. Reality of Agile in a Multinational - Agenda• Agile as it scales• The Multinational• Bringing Agile to the Multinational...• Discussion 3
  4. 4. Single Team Agile• Stickies• One room• Single vision 4
  5. 5. Co-located Multi Team Agile• Dependencies• Complexity• Scrum of Scrums• More tools, planning• More documentation 5
  6. 6. Distributed Agile• Off site product owner• Time zones & Cultures• Full Face to Face gone• More Tools / process / documentation• Video Conference 6
  7. 7. The Traditional Multinational Enterprise• What do you find when you look at a Traditional Multinational Enterprise? 7
  8. 8. The Traditional Multinational Enterprise• John the Product Manager needs big up front analysis and estimates to get budget (contract) Tell me exactly how much you need to deliver those exact features 8
  9. 9. The Traditional Multinational Enterprise• James the business guy has historically has a lack of partnership with IT due to experience with waterfall - Vendor attitude in both directions Here’s what I want! Go code it! 9
  10. 10. The Traditional Multinational Enterprise• Joe the PMO lead needs governance..... Show me artefacts of our global SDLC gates 10
  11. 11. The Traditional Multinational Enterprise• Tom, the Program Manager needs all dependencies, hardware reqs... everything What is my critical path? What if someone else messes up? 11
  12. 12. The Traditional Multinational Enterprise• Peter the Enterprise Architect needs large upfront designs and layers of slow sign offs etc What will what you deliver in 12 months look like? 12
  13. 13. The Traditional Multinational Enterprise• John the Release manager is responsible for controlling what gets into production. What are you going to deliver, and when? Prove it’s high quality! 13
  14. 14. The Traditional Multinational Enterprise• Jean from Corporate Security needs an 8 week security audit - as per every 18 month release Show me the design before you start! When you’re done – let me check it! 14
  15. 15. The Traditional Multinational Enterprise• What’s the common theme here? 15
  16. 16. The Traditional Multinational Enterprise• What’s the common theme here?• THE PEOPLE 16
  17. 17. Bringing Agile to the Enterprise• What does it take to bring Agile to the Multinational Enterprise??? 17
  18. 18. Bringing Agile to the Enterprise• First - consider, again...• THE PEOPLE – What does this mean for me? – Why change, it’s OK? – What if I fail? – I don’t know how – What will my BOSS say? – This is my silo – stay away! 18
  19. 19. Bringing Agile to the Enterprise• The PEOPLE are not going to change overnight• The enterprise is not going to change overnight – above all else – patience is required!!! We are NOT talking about Agile Software development!We are talking about becoming anAgile Business This is a journey... 19
  20. 20. Bringing Agile to the Enterprise• How to start this journey 20
  21. 21. Bringing Agile to the Enterprise• Senior Level Support... 21
  22. 22. Bringing Agile to the Enterprise• Build Relationships 22
  23. 23. Bringing Agile to the Enterprise• Over communicate 23
  24. 24. Bringing Agile to the Enterprise• Be transparent with all stakeholders 24
  25. 25. Bringing Agile to the Enterprise• Celebrate success 25
  26. 26. Bringing Agile to the Enterprise• Focus on Values – not mechanics 26
  27. 27. Bringing Agile to the Enterprise• Invest in Training and coaching 27
  28. 28. Bringing Agile to the Enterprise• Focus on Automation 28
  29. 29. Bringing Agile to the Enterprise - Summary• It is possible!!• Be patient – this will take a while – benefits are HUGE• It’s about people and relationships... – Individuals and Interactions over Process and Tools• Have FUN 29
  30. 30. Discussion… Suzie Corbett – corbetts@dnb.com Alan Spencer – spencera@dnb.comEmmet Townsend – townsende@dnb.com We’re hiring – be part of our journey visit us at http://www.workatdnb.ie/
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