The Secrets of Repeatable Success . Adam Gilmore Solutions Architect & WW ALM Community Lead Microsoft Services June 27th 2011. Overview. What do I mean by ALM? How do Microsoft Services deliver solutions? What makes us different? How do we improve?. Application Lifecycle Management.
Solutions Architect & WW ALM Community Lead
June 27th 2011
From Concept to Cash
Dave Chappell Associates
End of life
What do we do?
In my experience
How do Microsoft Services deliver solutions?
Solution Usability & User Readiness
Release / Operations
Possible Unlikely Not recommended
Site Engine & Design
TestScaling Up – Feature Teams
Essentially Scrum but with more guidance and tooling
Risk management is everyone’s job
Baseline process and improve it empirically
Learn and improve
agileadj - able to move quickly and easily
leanadj- having no surplus flesh or bulk; not fat or plump
Effective and Efficient
The Agile Manifesto
Individuals and interactions over processes and tools
Working software over comprehensive documentation
Customer collaboration over contract negotiation
Responding to change over following a plan
The Toyota Way
Value adding activity
If you could, would you do it more often?
David J. Anderson
Doing a lot more for less
I’m glad you didn’t build what I asked for
Secrets of our success?