The Difference between Lean and Agile

What: “Though often considered to be contradictory principles, Lean and Agile are very complementary and when paired together guide teams to better results.” Why: Where people use definitions, there’s often different interpretations. What this video does is show a very clear explanation on the definition of: what is Lean and Read more…

Top Articles

INTRO – here you can find a small selection of the articles explaining ideas about Lean Software Development that we have come across. All have their direct link to the originating author or web page. Whenever possible a direct downloadable pdf is also made available. Subject Author(s) Applying Lean Thinking Read more…

Websites

Website Organization www.poppendieck.com Mary Poppendieck and her husband Tom have written and created numerous articles and book on Lean Software Development www.leanitstrategies.com Another excellent couple is Steve Bell & Karen Whitley Bell. Bell has written ‘Lean IT’ among others. Make sure to access their video and article segment when visiting Read more…

Books

The Machine that Changed the World, James Womack, Daniel Jones & Roos If you are new to Lean this is the book you could start from. It came out in 2007 and has great reviews. In an in-depth analysis on the automobile industry – based on Toyota of course – Read more…