How Value Stream Management Helps Optimize DevOps

Originally published in ITPro Today DevOps is largely about technology and process, but with value stream management it’s possible to optimize the value of software application development. Sean Michael Kerner | May 31, 2021 One of the emerging concepts in DevOps and software development is value stream management. While DevOps is the integration of …

Value Stream Maps – the next stage for DevOps?

Originally published in Enterprise Times Defining and realising the ROI of digital transformation has never been more critical. In 2018, nearly $1.3 trillion was spent on digital transformation globally. Of that, more than $900 billion is estimated to have gone to waste. Part of digital transformation ROI comes from improving the …

Value Stream Thinking

Originally published on DevOps Digest Beyond the Org Chart Value stream thinking is an essential overlay on the traditional org chart. Org charts are an important structure for control and the flow of information through organizations. Org charts are also an example of the hierarchical structures found across human and …

Value Stream Management: Process Depends on Architecture

Originally published on The New Stack Value stream thinking is an essential overlay on the traditional organization chart. Org charts are an important structure for control and the flow of information through organizations. The org chart is almost always the main “map” to understand an organization. Yet there are many …