Why Metrics Matter
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)
ABSTRACT: Delivery teams often seek to adopt more efficient "lean and agile" practices in order to improve the delivery of business value to their customers. However, the performance of most teams quickly plateaus and the rate of improvement dampens. What's missing from these teams? Andy Savage will explain how metrics can help fill that void of improvement opportunities for teams by setting up the right environment from which to baseline improvements and by measuring what matters most.
SPEAKER: Andy Savage is a Certified Master Scrum Lean/Agile Coach with Impact Makers. He is an entrepreneur with vast experience in creating profitable businesses through organic application of technology to meet customer needs. He has implemented Agile practices at a Fortune 500 company and led development teams through transitions to Agile methods.
Andy has successfully implemented, managed and developed large Agile IT projects incorporating backend, frontend systems including the latest mobile technologies in iOS and Android. Andy comes to Impact Makers after selling his own successful, award-winning software company. He has experience in high availability platforms as well as applying the latest artificial intelligence to hard-to-solve problems.