Monthly Archives: October 2010

VanDev Kanban Talk

On Monday night I checked out Chris Simmons talk on Kanban, a system of visualizing work in progress, as applied to software development. Chris got into specifics about how they use Kanban at Sophos and how it’s worked for them. … Continue reading

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Estimating

There’s so many good presentations happening now and Monday was another one called Estimating: The Sociological Effects in a Group. Great talk by Todd Williams who specializes in rescuing failing projects. There were two big takeaways for me: Statistically, the … Continue reading

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Agile 101

Yesterday I attended the Agile 101 workshop put on by Agile Vancouver. I’ve had some experience with Agile techniques before but wanted to go through a refresher and also hear what they had to say about lean software development, since … Continue reading

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Upcoming Agile Vancouver Events

I just registered for Agile Vancouver’s Agile 101 workshop next Saturday, Oct 16. I’ve had some experience with Agile when I worked for Lasso Data Systems but I’m looking forward to going through another “boot camp” to see how things … Continue reading

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