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Agile + DevOps East 2018 - Scaling Agile Practices

Thursday, November 8


Scaling Agile in a Large Matrixed Organization

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Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Two engineering teams with vastly different work styles—one waterfall and one Scrum—merged into one matrixed organization to work on a critical strategic effort. During this transition the teams experienced many problems, including growing from a small team into a large one overnight, with half of the organization now knowing nothing about agile. They had issues with how to handle communication, the right level of process consistency across the twenty-plus distributed agile teams, working through technical dependencies, a lack of subject matter expertise, and no single point of control of...