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Time management is a common challenge for any team.  Timeboxing is a tactic to assign a fixed, maximum unit of time for a single activity.  Scrum teams can use timeboxing as an effective tool to concretely define open-ended or ambiguous tasks with strict time limits.  Click on https://www.scruminc.com/what-is-timeboxing/ to see a video and full content about timeboxing from Scrum Inc., and consider…

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While researching for whats new on Agile in Federal space, I found a really interested take on Agile practices by Feds.

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There are a lot of teams out there saying they practice agile software development, when in reality they’ve just broken up their waterfall roadmap into two-week sprints (often called agilefall). This can lead to executives in government thinking “well,…

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Attached is the updated draft compiled GAO Agile Assessment Guide and the comment template.  The following is a summary of the changes/updates from the previous draft compiled guide:

  • Chapter 3 has been updated based on our internal comment vetting sessions
  • Chapter 8 (Agile Program Management) has been added
  • Appendix 4: Common Agile Methodologies has been added
    • GAO currently have some placeholders for certain methodologies.  If you have additional…
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Time management is a common challenge for any team.  Timeboxing is a tactic to assign a fixed, maximum unit of time for a single activity.  Scrum teams can use timeboxing as an effective tool to concretely define open-ended or ambiguous tasks with s…
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FCW reports that the White House’s Office of American Innovation (OAI) is seeking to establish “centers of excellence” on identity management and authentication, cloud computing, consolidated contact centers and data transparency and access.
 
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