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When Scrum isn't agile enough

When Scrum isn't agile enough

By Abigail from Philadelphia.pm, NY.pm, AmsterdamX.pm
Date: Thursday, 5 August 2010 12:00
Duration: 50 minutes
Target audience: Any
Language: English
Tags: development. enterprise scrum.


In early 2009, Booking.com started using the agile programming technique,
Scrum, for doing development. Right from the beginning, Booking.com
needed to steer away from the formal Scrum way in order to cope with
its unique demands. Over a period of a year, Booking.com has evolved
the technique it uses, resulting in a methodology called "Beyond Scrum".

In this talk, we discuss the Scrum methodology, and how Booking.com
initially implemented it. We then discuss the shortcomings and problems
Booking.com encountered, and how Booking.com has solved them. We finish
we an overview of how Booking.com currently uses its "Beyond Scrum"
methodology.


Attended by: Sam Vilain (‎mugwump‎), Steffen Schwigon (‎renormalist‎), Peter Makholm (‎brother‎), Clinton Gormley (‎DrTech‎), Salvador Fandiño (‎salva‎), Adam Bartosik, Casiano Rodriguez-Leon (‎casiano‎), Alan Haggai Alavi (‎alanhaggai‎), Thomas Netousek, Maciej Czekay (‎Bruno‎), Lars Thegler (‎tagg‎), Oliver Thieke (‎o-thieke‎), David Faux, Tina Müller (‎tinita‎), Marco Fontani (‎mfontani‎), Emanuele Zeppieri (‎emazep‎), Gabi Hack (‎gabimuc‎), Henrik Hald Nørgaard, Leo Lapworth (‎Ranguard‎), lorenzo, Steffen Mueller, Søren Lund (‎slu‎), Alex Muntada (‎alexm‎), Lars Dɪᴇᴄᴋᴏᴡ 迪拉斯 (‎daxim‎), Stefan Seifert (‎Nine‎), Damon Davison (‎allolex‎), Fernando Santagata, Tom Hukins, Jan Henning Thorsen (‎batman‎), Gabor Szabo (‎szabgab‎), Franck Cuny, Joerg Meltzer (‎codeacrobat‎), Poul Sørensen (‎poul‎), Joel Bernstein (‎joel‎), Giel Goudsmit, Dmitry Karasik (‎McFist‎), Chisel Wright, Adeola Awoyemi (‎dialog‎), Valentin Guillois, Lech Baczyński (‎lechu‎), Wendy Van Dijk (‎woolfy‎), Michael Kröll (‎pepl‎), Abe Timmerman (‎abeltje‎), Johannes Plunien (‎plu‎), Francoise Dehinbo (‎franky‎), Bogdan Lucaciu (‎zamolxes‎),

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