As part of Em’s participation in CukeUp Australia last month, the team at Cucumber invited her to join them in recording a podcast about Scaling Agile and how large organisations can make it work. You can tune to the discussion below: .
While Em was at Agile 2015, she had the opportunity to catch up with fellow Aussie Craig Smith from InfoQ. They discussed how Em came to lead Australia’s first Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) implementation and both her Agile 2015 sessions – The Magic Carpet Ride: A Business Perspective on DevOps and Thawing the Frozen Middle. You can watch, […]
One of the topics I have been talking about at various conferences over the last 18 months, is scaling culture with agile tribes. This is a topic that resonates with people in both the Agile and DevOps communities. As part of my participation in the DevOps Enterprise Summit last month I was invited to share […]
At Agile Australia this year Context Matters was very proud to be able to sponsor a presentation by RMIT University’s Catherine Haugh. Dean Leffingwell attend this session, as well as making time to drop by the RMIT office in Melbourne. Following this visit, Dean posted an update to the RMIT SAFe case study. You can […]
Context Matters founding Partners Em Campbell-Pretty and Mark Richards will both be talking at the LAST conference on Friday 18th September. You can catch Mark’s take on Arlo Belshee’s Presentation Karaoke at 1:30pm. and Em’s will be taking about Creating Agile Tribes at 3:30pm.
Congratulations to Context Matters Partner, Em Campbell-Pretty, on winning Best Speaker at the 2015 itSMF Australia Service Management conference for her presentation ‘Teams to Tribes: Creating a One Team Culture” last month. Em will be speaking on this theme again at the LAST conference in Melbourne on 18th September 2015 and the DevOps Enterprise Summit […]
After a year of successfully supporting the ATO with implementing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), Context Matters has been selected as a panel provider for SAFe services and training. In selecting Context Matters as a panel provider the ATO has recognised the unique depth of experience in SAFe offered by the Context Matters team.
As part of an Agile Release Train’s commitment to relentless improvement it is necessary for all the teams on the train to reflect and assess the effectiveness of their Scrum and XP practices on a regular cadence. For most once a PI seems to be a logical frequency. The Scaled Agile Framework provides a self-assessment tool […]
The latest CA DevOps Perspectives eBook features an interview with Context Matters Partner, Em Campbell-Pretty. Titled “Educating DevOps” this interview covers topics ranging from how business leaders need to educate themselves as to the importance of DevOps to the role of CIOs in implementing DevOps in the enterprise. The eBook is available for download at: http://transform.ca.com/476405-uk-devopsperspectives3-lp.html
Last month’s Agile Australia conference played host to both +Dean Leffingwell, the creator of the Scaled Agile Framework and +Anders Ivarsson, Spotify Agile Coach and co-author of the Scaling Agile @ Spotify paper. Those who were able to drag themselves (and their hangovers) out of bed early enough on day 2 of the conference were […]