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Agile Chronicles™ Newsletter: March 2016

Every now and then, a fresh thought or perspective can make a big difference. That's why we send this e-newsletter full of the latest insights, events, innovations and more. The theme of this month's issue is Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe® ), particularly as we continue to see interest in the framework grow.

Agile Chronicles Newsletter

March 2016

Latest Blog Posts

Top 10 Things to Know About SAFe 4.0

By Lee Cunningham, VersionOne

Get insights on what’s new with SAFe 4.0 by reading the top 10 things you need to know from our recent webinar series featuring Dean Leffingwell, the co-founder and chief methodologist at Scaled Agile, Inc.

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Building Complex Systems with SAFe

By Alex Yakyma, Scaled Agile, Inc. & Harry Koehnemann, 321 Gang, Inc.

Are you faced with building complex systems? SAFe 4.0 provides a framework based on three principles that can help – organize around value, synchronize development, and frequent integration and testing.

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Shiny Objects and SAFe

By Tom Weinberger, Blue Agility

How do you juggle multiple requests from multiple stakeholders when they keep asking for more and more without taking anything off the plate? Read more to find out how SAFe can help.

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 Upcoming Events

AgileLIVE Webinar Series

SAFe® Expert Webinar

How to Identify & Coordinate Your Value Streams with SAFe 4.0

May 11, 11 AM-12 PM EDT / 17:00-18:00 PM CET

Are you challenged with building complex systems? Then you don’t want to miss this webinar for insights on using SAFe 4.0 for applying Lean and Agile practices at enterprise scale. You’ll learn how to identify and coordinate your large value streams with the latest version of SAFe 4.0. Plus, you can earn 1 PDU credit.

You don’t want to miss out! Even if you can’t attend, everyone who registers will get links to the recordings.

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Agile Innovations

Enterprise-Level Dashboards

Enterprise-Level Dashboards
Ultimate Edition

The new Enterprise-Level Dashboard includes metrics and reports depicting throughput, predictability, responsiveness, and quality. These enterprise-wide metrics make it easy to track improvements across your entire organization – and visualize areas where you can still improve. Enterprise-Level Dashboards are the most recent example of VersionOne’s ongoing support for SAFe 4.0.

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 Featured Premier Partner

Blue Agility

Blue Agility specializes in large-scale Agile transformations leveraging the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) tools. Blue Agility provides a framework of people, process and technology, enabling the enterprise with continuous delivery capabilities. Leveraging our bluejazz™ knowledge platform (2015 Beacon Award), organizations access customized role-based process and tool usage models, ensuring scalable and sustainable enterprise-wide transformations with end-to-end traceability.

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 Upcoming Events


Mile High Agile
April 4
Denver, CO

April 7-9
Raleigh, NC

Agile Indy
April 12
Indianapolis, IN

Scrum Gathering Orlando
April 18-20
Orlando, FL

DevOps Atlanta
April 26-27
Atlanta, GA

Agile Games New England
April 28-30
Cambridge, MA

Agile & Beyond
May 5-6
Ann Arbor, MI