ArchiveDecember 2020


The Value Stream Of A Software Engineering Organization


Before, projects were the cornerstone of software engineering organizations. Software companies and teams used them to manage investments, organize teams and create new features. Nowadays, this has changed. The focus now is the continuous flow of information and value. From the concept stage of an idea, to the delivery of the finished feature.  This flow of information is what we call a...


In-Depth Analysis Of Software Value Stream Mapping


In the previous article we saw the foundations of the value stream for software engineering organizations. In this article we first focus on how to measure value streams. Then we look at benefits and drawbacks that value stream mapping (VSM) has. Finally, we analyze how they run parallel to the software delivery pipeline. The importance of value streams is clear. They identify opportunities to...