September 2014 • Podcast
In this podcast Will Hayes and Suzanne Miller discuss research intended to aid U. S. Department of Defense acquisition professionals in the use of Agile software development methods.
“One of the challenges we have is to find a good way to answer the needs of the large-scale-program-management focus without violating the kind of space that is created for a self-directed team to use Agile methods and be successful.
About the Speaker
Will Hayes provides direct lifecycle management support to major software-intensive programs in government and military organizations. Other areas of work include researching and consulting in the application of Agile methods in highly regulated settings as well as coaching and consultation on innovative application of measurement and analysis methods.
Suzanne Miller's research focuses on synthesizing effective technology transition and management practices from research and industry into effective techniques for use of Agile and lean methods in regulated settings like the DoD.