The essential nature of visibility in value stream management

Anybody that looks at value stream management and doesn’t see the value of it, isn’t seeing the customer value it makes possible.  But it’s time to start realizing value. The technology is there, the raw materials are there – the visibility that drives true value could be there too. Software development should no longer be … continue reading

How tech leaders can avoid the black box trap with value stream management

Recently, we published a post for finance leaders on how to break open the black box that is software development. Now, I’d like to share some guidance for their technology counterparts on how to avoid being perceived as a black box in the first place. First, let’s review the issue at hand from the perspective … continue reading

Capacity management is for both Ops and Dev

Without proper capacity management, either side of the DevOps team can be bottlenecks, not assets … continue reading Protection Status