August 2015

Good Scrum

CHAOS Tuesday #92 is titled “Good Scrum”.  In Jim Johnson’s introduction he provides our definition of the agile process, which is one of the 10 Factors of Value in the Factors of Value Report.  In our first segment Ken Schwaber tells us what makes a good scrum master, a good product owner, and a good scrum team.  In our second segment Richard Mark Soley discusses the security anxieties of the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC).  The book review is the Wright Brothers by David McCullough.  Dan Ward supplies the CHAOS Cameo.

In this show we explore:

  • Good Scrum
  • Agile Process 
  • Industrial Internet Security
  • Trial & Error
  • Failing Fine

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Ken Schwaber

Ken Schwaber is the Founder and President of Scrum Org. providing resources, training, assessment, and certification for Scrum Masters and Scrum Developers. Prior to starting, Ken had a software consulting business for almost 28 years. He is the co-author of Software in 30-Days: How Agile Managers Beat the Odds, Delight Their Customers, And Leave Competitors In the Dust.


Richard Soley

Richard Soley is chairman and CEO of the Object Management Group, Inc. Dr. Soley is one of the great thought leaders of our time. He is constantly pushing the envelope on standards and technology. A frequent venture angel, Mr. Soley co-founded the Boston CTO Club.


Dan Ward

Dan Ward is a military technologist specializing in rapid, thrifty innovation. He is also the author of FIRE: Fast, Inexpensive, Restrained, and Elegant.



Jim Johnson

Jim Johnson is the founder and chairman of The Standish Group. He has been professionally involved in the computer industry for over 40 years and has a long list of published books, papers, articles and speeches. He has a combination of technical, marketing, and research achievements focused on mission-critical applications and technology. He is best known for his research on project performance and early recognizing technology trends. Jim is a pioneer of modern research techniques and continues to advance in the research industry through case-based analytical technology.


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