First successes with agile methodologies in teams bring with them the appetite for more, to bring agility to the whole organisation. However, Scrum and Kanban are not easily scalable across multitple teams or the whole company. This is where the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) comes in and offers a wholistic approach to bring agility to all levels, to the single team as well as to the management and portfolio level.
What is SAFe?
SAFe addresses the challenge of developing complex products quickly and in a flexible way in large organisations, without losing oversight and aligmnent. SAFe comes with a framework, roles and methodology adaptable to the context of an organisation, which together help to structure the agile transformation in a company.
The Essential Configuration sets the baseline for how multiple teams can organize themselves. Once this foundation has been laid, the Portfolio Configuration shows as a logical consequence how to link to the strategic level.
SAFe Core Values
Organizations adopting the SAFe framework need to be aligned to deliver value in the shortest sustainable lead time
A transparent culture promotes openness, honesty, and creates an environment where everyone can rely on one another
- Respect for People
A healthy work culture that practices respect for people produces engaged employees, increases creativity, fosters transparency
in information exchange, collaboration, accountability, and results in lower attrition rates
- Relentless Improvement
Continuous improvement is essential to achieving excellence in Lean principles
On the path of your agile transformation using SAFe, we support you with out experience and with
- Analysis of your organisation concerning the deployment of SAFe
- SAFe training for management and teams
- Tailoring the framework to your organisation
- Establishing agile program-, product-, release- and test-management
- Coaching management and teams
- Supporting your agile transformation with consulting and temporary staffing of roles
- A team of certified SAFe® Practice Consultants (SPC)
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