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First Netflix or Bust? “Product” made all the difference

I hesitated as my mouth hung open a bit. A senior leader in a development organization had just asked, “Why is product important?” Why product? We’d been discussing an evolution in thinking in our industry...
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Mixing Agile and other Life Cycles in Large Scale Complex Environments

Building large-scale software and cyber-physical systems are one of the most complex and challenging endeavors in the industry today. Lean enterprises focus on delivering the right solutions to customers with the highest quality in the...
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ITSM Series: How Business can Reap Benefits from ITSM

IT Service Management (ITSM) transformation is no longer a “nice to have” but a “necessity” for growth and business performance improvements. Benefits of ITSM can be realized in both IT and business areas. There are...
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Ask Powerful, Thoughtful Great Questions

Author: Kreisler Ng, Agile Practice Lead Interviewer:  \"So do you have any questions for me?\" (ending the interview) Interviewee:  \"Actually I do!  Thank you for the opportunity.  Can you tell me a bit more about...
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Lean Agile Requirements in Large Scale Complex Systems

Building large-scale software and cyber-physical systems (CPS) are one of the most complex and challenging endeavors in the industry today. Emerging practices from industries like Automotive, MedTec and Finance offer a different approach to handle...
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Confluence tips and tricks to get started as your knowledge management tool

Authors: Simone Chen, Swati Jain In an age of information overload, the ability to effectively sort and search through content is only becoming increasingly important. This is no different for companies striving to maintain and build...
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Are You Ready for a Cloud Strategy? Then Stop Looking For Vendors!

The importance of focusing on business value first and technology second will push IT teams to shed all the generic disparate vendors for strategic partners who can drive innovation and prove a critical part of...
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How Should I Run Atlassian? Cloud vs. Server vs. Cloud

These days, there is a lot of debate around cloud vs. server, and as debates typically go, there are compelling arguments from both angles. This decision may become overwhelming, so let’s cut through the noise....
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BlueKit: Enduring Agile Transformations at all Levels of Enterprise

In our last blog post we introduced BlueKit, a knowledge platform that allows organizations to harvest, document and disseminate valuable knowledge and know-how. This ‘tribal knowledge’ typically includes best-practices developed by the organization during years...
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WOD: Optimize Portfolio Performance with Agile Techniques & Jira – Part 2

Some organizations spend months or even years attempting to create a workable portfolio management solution – often with little success. So, how do organizations determine if their software portfolio is working? Can your portfolio answer...
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Scaling on Atlassian: Avoiding the 5 Top Pitfalls when Migrating from a Legacy System (WOD)

New emerging platforms and technologies like “Atlassian” have caused us to revisit the many different software vendors that provide short term band-aid solutions to scalability challenges. As organizations continue to heavily invest in software tooling,...
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Please Welcome Atlassian Confluence Mobile for Server

How teams and organizations can tap into mobile productivity and reach all employees within an enterprise Today, it’s a given that good software must have a native mobile app to enhance its reach, to support...
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