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Solutions for Agile Governance in the Enterprise

Kevin Thompson, PhD, is a physicist-turned-software engineer. He holds his doctoral degree from Princeton University, spent several years doing astrophysics research at NASA Ames Research Center, then moved into the world of commercial software. He...
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Introducing Our New Brand

Cprime was founded over 15 years ago. Companies were acquired and services were expanded to support the ever-changing landscape of Agile and DevOps. We realized that while we were busy exploring and expanding from hyper...
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One is the Loneliest Number: Managing the “One Product / One Team Scenario”

In the last blog post, we talked about how different product managers find themselves in different situations. Every product is different; most companies organize their teams differently, and individual product managers bring different skills and...
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Living Up to Our Values – Part 1

Living Up to Our Company Values (Part 1): Make it Better Than you Found It Values in any organization help define and guide \"how things get done\" in that organization. It\'s part of the culture,...
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Automated Jira & Confluence Health Checks: How to Boost your Operational Efficiency, Productivity and Scale

Looking for those leading indicators that highlight risk? Looking for quantitative ways to drive better application and process enablement? As you implement your plan to execute on your Agile initiatives, you must ensure your Atlassian...
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Get your free Jira Health Check to Keep your Projects and your Instance Running Strong

For your free health check and to make sure your teams and instance are ready to tackle your next big project, just contact one of our friendly consultants by emailing [email protected] subject line: Health Report....
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Product Managers – Everyday Superheroes Without a Cape

There’s this product management group that meets at our office in Minneapolis. Unfortunately, I usually don\'t have the time to participate in their very cool discussions, but this past month I’m guilty of eavesdropping on...
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Upping Your Game: Rubix Cube to Value Added User Stories – Part 2

In the first part of this blog, we saw some of the issues that arise in agile development when there exists a lack of alignment and understanding of user stories in the product backlog at...
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TDD Inside, Outside, Upside Down

Test-Driven Development: Really, It’s a Design Technique Test-driven Development (TDD) is by now an established technique for delivering better software faster and sustainably over time. TDD is based on a simple idea: write a failing...
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Cloud-hosted Options for the Atlassian Tech Stack

If your organization relies on any of the applications in the Atlassian tech stack (such as Trello, Jira, Confluence, or BitBucket), this brief article is well worth the four minutes it will take to read...
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Re:Invent 2018 – Lessons Learned and What’s in Store for Your Agile/DevOps Journey

Webinar Transcript Myriam - Good morning, good afternoon, good evening to all. We\'re very excited that you were able to join us today on this expert panel webinar, AWS re:invent 2018 - Lessons learned and...
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“Lift and Shift” to AWS

Migrating mission-critical business applications to the cloud infrastructure can introduce multiple strategic and economic benefits, but the practicality of doing so often leaves IT managers scratching their heads. Tinkering with the status quo, especially with...
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