One CIO's Value Stream Management Journey
This is Adam, a CIO who recently discovered the benefits of value stream management starting with understanding how business value actually flows across an organization, not linear across an assembly line, but within a network connecting tools and people. Adam's story touches on the struggles companies often face before uncovering the importance integration has on optimizing the way software is delivered.
Understanding Value Stream Management
It is widely known that software delivery methods like DevOps and Agile have provided great benefits for software enterprises, allowing companies to increase the velocity in which they deploy. However this approach means that only part of the value stream is optimized. Understanding the main challenges and identifying essential practices of managing value streams in software delivery can ensure your organization doesn't get left behind.
Going Beyond CI/CD
Organizations are always searching for better ways to speed release and deployment stages. ARA tools help but often don't do much to improve total end-to-end lead time given dependencies and bottlenecks occure futher upstream. This e-book explains the critical role integration plays in automating the end-to-end flow from customer request to execution.
Forrester Value Stream Management Report
This report features Forrester's research explaining the growing importance value stream management (VSM) has in making Agile and DevOps business drivers. Gaining visibility across your organization's entire value stream will allow you to identify bottlenecks and optimize your delivery processes.
In this report, Forrester names Tasktop as an enabling technology.
TASKTOP VSM SERVICES
Transformations can be tough, especially when you don't have clear insight as to where your organization should start and what will provide your company with immediate and long-term success. This is why Tasktop has developed a number of service offerings to ensure your'e not only educated in the importance of value stream management, but you're equipped to make significant steps towards you're organization's transformation journey.