Scaling Lean-Agile practices requires organizations to evolve the way progress is measured — instead of focusing only on completion of projects, OKR helps organizations set goals in a trackable manner. Read more
The impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the global economy is sobering. Job losses in the United States due to COVID-19 are the highest since the Great Depression.
ConnectALL has had the privilege to serve organizations around the globe with our award-winning Value Stream Integration platform. We have helped companies solve simple problems, from synchronizing bugs from Azure DevOps to Microfocus ALM, to much more complex digital transformation efforts involving mergers, acquisitions, and spin-offs of business units.
Originally published on SDTimes.com There are a few definitions of “value stream management” floating around out there. Most seem pretty good, but they are necessarily very broad and maybe vague. That’s because value stream management is a very broad concept. Given the hype around these 3 words, and how it’s often shortened to 2 words, there is a lot of confusion. Maybe it will help if we discuss what value stream management isn’t. So, let’s first look at the way Chris Condo of Forrester described it at the virtual VSM DevCon that took place in July: “A combination of people, process, and technology …
Since 1941, America has officially celebrated “the Fourth of July” – better known as Independence Day -with loud fireworks, jam-packed concerts, parades, family picnics, barbeques, and sparklers. Celebrating 4th of July is like apple pie in America. But did you know that long before 1941, Americans unofficially celebrated the 4th of July? More specifically, on July 2nd, 1776, the Continental Congress voted in favor of declaring independence from England. Only two days later, on July 4th, the delegates across each of the 13 colonies adopted the “Declaration of Independence” – famously drafted by Thomas Jefferson. Fast forward 244 years and …
A well-known failure mode for business process automation is to automate a broken process. The same goes for tooling up Value Stream Management (VSM).
How has the pandemic affected businesses across the world? There is a fundamental shift in consumer behavior, supply chains, and delivery to market. Read More
One of the most significant benefits of VSM for developers is that they can work with the tools, technology and architecture of their choice — giving them the ability to work freely and innovate at the same time. Read more