. In the age of software, will your business dominate and maintain relevance―or will it become a digital relic?As tech giants and startups disrupt every market, those who master large-scale software delivery will define the economic landscape of the 21st century, just as the masters of mass production defined the landscape in the 20th.
Project to Product: How to Survive and Thrive in the Age of Digital Disruption with the Flow Framework #ad - Unfortunately, business and technology leaders are woefully ill-equipped to solve the problems posed by digital transformation. Mik kersten introduces the Flow Framework―a new way of seeing, measuring, and managing software delivery. A new approach is needed. At the current rate of disruption, half of S&P 500 companies will be replaced in the next ten years.
Making Work Visible: Exposing Time Theft to Optimize Work & FlowIT Revolution Press #ad - Making Work Visible: Exposing Time Theft to Optimize Work & Flow #ad - Instead of consigning ourselves to the pressure cooker of the modern world, it's time to elevate how we work. It's time to level up our game. So why don't people notice when they are robbed of something much more valuable than their wallet―time?In this timely book, IT time management expert Dominica DeGrandis reveals the real crime of the century―time theft, one of the most costly factors impacting enterprises in their day-to-day operations.
The technology world―and indeed the whole business world―is moving at a pace faster than ever before, and it shows no signs of slowing down. It's time to make work visible. If someone stole your wallet, you'd notice it.
Accelerate: The Science of Lean Software and DevOps: Building and Scaling High Performing Technology OrganizationsIT Revolution Press #ad - Readers will discover how to measure the performance of their teams, and what capabilities they should invest in to drive higher performance. This book is ideal for management at every level.
Project to Product: How to Survive and Thrive in the Age of Digital Disruption with the Flow FrameworkIT Revolution Press, LLC #ad - At the current rate of disruption, half of the S&P 500 companies will be replaced in the next 10 years. In the age of software, will your business dominate and maintain relevance? Or will it become a digital relic? As tech giants and startups disrupt every market, those who master large-scale software delivery will define the economic landscape of the 21st century, just as the masters of mass production defined the landscape in the 20th.
. A new approach is needed. In project to product, value stream network pioneer and technology business leader Dr. Unfortunately, business and technology leaders are woefully ill-equipped to solve the problems posed by digital transformation. If you're driving your organization's transformation at any level, this is the audiobook for you.
Project to Product: How to Survive and Thrive in the Age of Digital Disruption with the Flow Framework #ad - Please note: when you purchase this title, the accompanying PDF will be available in your Audible Library along with the audio. The flow framework will enable your company's evolution from project-oriented dinosaur to product-centric innovator that thrives in the age of software. Mik kersten introduces the Flow Framework - a new way of seeing, measuring, and managing software delivery.
The ART of Avoiding a Train Wreck: Practical Tips and Tricks for Launching and Operating SAFe Agile Release TrainsIndependently published #ad - There's a lot at stake when launching an Agile Release Train. Runaway trains are expensive. Let's face it, so let the art of avoiding a train Wreck be the coach in your pocket, any train can derail, warning you of the obstacles on the tracks ahead before you train wreck. When taking on an enterprise Lean-Agile Transformation you only get one shot at a first impression.
In the art of avoiding a train wreck, em and Adrienne share their “trade secrets” for launching and operating powerful and effective Agile Release Trains. No matter your context, you are sure to find plenty of actionable ideas for launching and operating Agile Release Trains. Money gets wasted, time gets lost and the reputational damage can take years to repair.
The ART of Avoiding a Train Wreck: Practical Tips and Tricks for Launching and Operating SAFe Agile Release Trains #ad - Going well beyond the standard safe training, this book deep dives into the practical tips and tricks that only over 15 years of combined real world experience can teach. Peppered with innumerable war stories, this book provides plenty of entertainment as well as education in the form of personal anecdotes, cautionary tales and pro-tips for both the colocated Agile Release Train and its more complicated globally distributed cousins.
You will learn how to get a ticket on the SAFe railway, load the cargo on your train, set the timetable, SAFely board and stay on the tracks.
Team Topologies: Organizing Business and Technology Teams for Fast FlowIT Revolution Press #ad - Team topologies is a practical, step-by-step, adaptive model for organizational design and team interaction based on four fundamental team types and three team interaction patterns. It is a model that treats teams as the fundamental means of delivery, where team structures and communication pathways are able to evolve with technological and organizational maturity.
Team topologiesteam topologies is a major step forward in organizational design for software, presenting a well-defined way for teams to interact and interrelate that helps make the resulting software architecture clearer and more sustainable, turning inter-team problems into valuable signals for the self-steering organization.
War and Peace and IT: Business Leadership, Technology, and Success in the Digital AgeIT Revolution Press #ad - To accelerate, enterprises must bring technology to the heart of their work, for just as technology is causing this disruption, it is technology that provides the solution. For business leaders looking to unlock their enterprise's digital transformation, War and Peace and IT provides clear context and strategies.
Instead, business leaders of today can foster a space of collaboration and shared mission, a space that puts technologists and business people on the same team. Schwartz demystifies the role IT plays in the modern enterprise, allowing business leaders to create new strategies for the new digital battleground.
It is time to change not only the enterprise's relationship with technology, but its relationship with technologists. Unlike napoleon, it is time for business leaders to come down from the hill atop the Battle of Borodino and enter the fray with the technologists, for that is where the war will be won or lost.
War and Peace and IT: Business Leadership, Technology, and Success in the Digital Age #ad - . The business-it wall must come downwith a seat at the Table, thought leader Mark Schwartz pulled out a chair for CIOs at the C-suite table. In the war for business supremacy, Schwartz shows we must throw out the old management models and stereotypes that pit suits against nerds. Now mark brings his unique perspective and experience to business leaders looking to lead their company into the digital age by harnessing the expertise and innovation that is already under their roof: IT.
A Seat at the Table: IT Leadership in the Age of AgilityIT Revolution Press #ad - A Seat at the Table: IT Leadership in the Age of Agility #ad - With an easy style, schwartz reveals that the only way to become an Agile IT leader is to be courageous―to throw off the attitude and assumptions that have kept CIOs from taking their rightful seat at the table. In a seat at the table, cio mark schwartz explores the role of IT leadership as it is now and opens the door to reveal IT leadership as it should be―an integral part of the value creation engine.
. Cios, step on up, your seat at the table is waiting for you.
The Unicorn Project: A Novel about Developers, Digital Disruption, and Thriving in the Age of DataIT Revolution Press #ad - I hope this book can create common ground for technology and business leaders to leave the past behind, and co-create a better future together. Gene kim, november 2019. One day, to bring joy back to technology work, she is approached by a ragtag bunch of misfits who say they want to overthrow the existing order, to liberate developers, and to enable the business to win in a time of digital disruption.
She tries to survive in what feels like a heartless and uncaring bureaucracy and to work within a system where no one can get anything done without endless committees, paperwork, and approvals. The unicorn project is so clever, so crazy enlightening!”––CORNELIA DAVIS, Vice President Of Technology at Pivotal Software, so good, Inc.
The Unicorn Project: A Novel about Developers, Digital Disruption, and Thriving in the Age of Data #ad - Author of cloud native patterns this highly anticipated follow-up to the bestselling title The Phoenix Project takes another look at Parts Unlimited, this time from the perspective of software development. Lecturer at mit, and principal of HVE LLC. To her surprise, eventually becoming one of the leaders of the Rebellion, she finds herself drawn ever further into this movement, which puts her in the crosshairs of some familiar and very dangerous enemies.
The age of software is here, and another mass extinction event looms—this is a story about rebel developers and business leaders working together, survive, racing against time to innovate, and thrive in a time of unprecedented uncertainty. And opportunity.
The Art of Business ValueIT Revolution Press #ad - This problem becomes ever more critical as you push value delivery toward autonomous teams and away from requirements “tossed over the wall” by business stakeholders. More than any other it delivery approach, DevOps and Agile thinking in general makes business value a central concern. But the agile literature has paid scant attention to what business value means―and how to know whether or not you are delivering it.
Do you really understand what business value is? Information technology can and should deliver business value. Most of all, this book will startle you into new ways of thinking about the cutting-edge of Agile practice and where it may lead. An empowered team needs to understand its goal!Playful and thought-provoking, The Art of Business Value explores what business value means, why it matters, and how it should affect your software development and delivery practices.
The Art of Business Value #ad - This book examines the role of business value in software and makes a compelling case for why a clear understanding of business value will change the way you deliver software. This book will make you think deeply about not only what it means to deliver value but also the relationship of the IT organization to the rest of the enterprise.
It will give you the language to discuss value with the business, methods to cut through bureaucracy, and strategies for incorporating Agile teams and culture into the enterprise.
The DevOps Handbook: How to Create World-Class Agility, Reliability, and Security in Technology OrganizationsIT Revolution Press #ad - Increase profitability, elevate work culture, and exceed productivity goals through DevOps practices. More than ever, the effective management of technology is critical for business competitiveness. The consequences of failure have never been greater―whether it's the healthcare. Gov debacle, cardholder data breaches, or missing the boat with Big Data in the cloud.
The DevOps Handbook: How to Create World-Class Agility, Reliability, and Security in Technology Organizations #ad - And yet, or even thousands, facebook, etsy, and Netflix, Amazon, are routinely and reliably deploying code into production hundreds, such as Google, high performers using DevOps principles, of times per day. Following in the footsteps of the phoenix project, by showing how to integrate Product Management, QA, The DevOps Handbook shows leaders how to replicate these incredible outcomes, IT Operations, Development, and Information Security to elevate your company and win in the marketplace.
It revolution. For decades, technology leaders have struggled to balance agility, reliability, and security.