Scaling up the Planning Game: Collaboration Challenges in Large Scale Agile Product Development
Paper i proceeding, 2016

One of the benefits of agile is close collaboration of customer and developer. This ensures good commitment and excellent knowledge flows of information about priorities and efforts. However, it is unclear if this benefit can be leveraged at scale. Clearly, it is infeasible to use practices such as planning game with several agile teams in the room. In this paper, we investigate how a large-scale agile organization manages, what challenges exist, and which opportunities can be leveraged. We found challenges in three areas: (i) the abil-ity to estimate, prioritize, and plan; (ii) the context of planning with respect to working environment, team build-up, and team spirit; and (iii) the ceremonial agreement which promises to allow leveraging abilities in a given context.

communication

collaboration

planning

large-scale agile

Författare

Felix Evbota

Chalmers, Data- och informationsteknik

Eric Knauss

Göteborgs universitet

Anna Sandberg

Ericsson Sweden

Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing

1865-1348 (ISSN)

28-38

Ämneskategorier

Programvaruteknik

DOI

10.1007/978-3-319-33515-5_3

ISBN

978-3-319-33514-8

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Skapat

2017-10-07