Scrum is built on the weekly/bi-weekly cycle. It provides a structure, a routine. It minimises surprises. You know that the planning session is on a Friday, for the work that starts on Monday, so you can get things on order on Wednesday. It lets you see what’s coming. It’s not about process, it’s about expectation. … More Agile : The importance of heartbeat
I had an idea for running a book club for Google+ Hangouts, but after David Christiansen turned up, it became a more interesting catch-up, covering HP selling off WebOS, and discussing zaproxy ( http://code.google.com/p/zaproxy/ ) penetration testing tool and JIRA agile project management tool ( http://sandbox.onjira.com/secure/Dashboard.jspa?os_username=jens&os_password=password ). Some good chat, but we were wondering if … More Weekly (Scottish?) Developers Google+ Hangout?