Agile Software Requirements: Lean Requirements Practices for Teams, Programs, and the Enterprise
“We need better approaches to understanding and managing software requirements, and Dean provides them in this book. He draws ideas from three very useful intellectual pools: classical management practices, Agile methods, and lean product development. By combining the strengths of these three approaches, he has produced something that works better than any one in isolation.”
–From the Foreword by Don Reinertsen, President of Reinertsen & Associates; author of Managing the Design Factory; and leading expert on rapid product development
Effective requirements discovery and analysis is a critical best practice for serious application development. Until now, however, requirements and Agile methods have rarely coexisted peacefully. For many enterprises considering Agile approaches, the absence of effective and scalable Agile requirements processes has been a showstopper for Agile adoption. In Agile Software Requirements, Dean Leffingwell shows exactly how to create effective requirements in Agile environments.
This book will help you leverage the benefits of Agile without sacrificing the value of effective requirements discovery and analysis. You’ll find proven solutions you can apply right now–whether you’re a software developer or tester, executive, project/program manager, architect, or team leader.
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Review: Agile Software Requirements: Lean Requirements Practices for Teams, Programs, and the EnterpriseUser Review - Lyndon - Goodreads
I was sceptical about SAFe but found the book really pragmatic. lots of practical approaches to the real challenges you face with agile in larger environments. In a perfect world you should not have ... Read full review
Review: Agile Software Requirements: Lean Requirements Practices for Teams, Programs, and the EnterpriseUser Review - Francois - Goodreads
Good for structuring Agile into the enterprise level. However, better take this as one of the many possibilities rather than applying it by the book. Agile is really about decentralization and an ... Read full review
Overview The Big Picture
Agile Requirements for the Team
Agile Requirements for the Program
Agile Requirements for the Portfolio
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