The Fundamentals of Scaling Agile

In this course, you will be introduced to the lean and agile concepts at scale so you can get reap the benefits of small independent agile teams and the economics of scale of large organizations
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(10)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jun 20, 2019
Duration
4h 2m
Table of contents
Course Overview
The Added Value of Scaling Agile
The Foundation of an Agile Scaling Framework
The Core of Agile Organizations: Agile Teams
Organizing Different Agile Teams within a Program
Scaling Beyond Programs with Solutions
Extending to an Agile Portfolio
Using an Implementation Roadmap
Description
Course info
Rating
(10)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jun 20, 2019
Duration
4h 2m
Description

Large organizations struggle to reap the benefits of the agile and lean ways of working because the inherent processes and structures of the organization prevent them from using these philosophies to their fullest extent. In this course, The Fundamentals of Scaling Agile, you will learn foundational knowledge to apply agile at scale. First, you will explore the added value of agile in large organizations. Next, you will discover the foundational concepts of an agile scaling framework. Finally, you will investigate an implementation roadmap to implementing agile at scale in your organization. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of an agile scaling framework needed to implement agile at scale in large organizations, and to continue this scaling agile learning path.

About the author
About the author

Tommy van Schaik spent most of his academic and professional career as a linking pin between business and IT. His focus areas are: project management, IT governance, business processes, IT architecture, requirement engineering, and business rules.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone, and welcome to this course The Fundamentals of Scaling Agile. My name is Tommy van Schaik. I work as a project manager and an Agile implementation coach, helping organizations better deliver solutions to their customers. People in the IT industry like to work as agile as possible, however, as organizations grow, the things that make Agile so effective and attractive tend to become more complicated. In this course, we are going to introduce a framework for applying Agile at scale where we reap the benefits of small independent Agile themes, but also the economies of scale that come with large organizations. Specifically, we will look at the added value of applying Agile at scale in organizations, the foundational values and principles of an Agile scaling framework, and all the processes, roles, and responsibilities that are needed to apply Agile at scale in your organization. after this course, you will be familiar with the benefits of an Agile scaling framework and all the fundamental concepts that need to be present to make Agile at scale work. Now this course is also part of a larger learning path. That learning path will explain the entire framework for scaling Agile at scale in great detail, getting you from a starter to an expert throughout the all the courses. Let's go ahead and get started on this course, The Fundamentals of Scaling Agile here at Pluralsight.