Applying Agile in the DoD: Twelfth Principle
In this episode, the 12th and final podcast
in a series by Suzanne Miller and Mary Ann Lapham exploring the application of
Agile principles in the Department of Defense, the two researchers discuss the
application of the 12th principle: at regular intervals, the team reflects on
how to become more effective, then tunes and adjusts its behavior accordingly.
About the Speakers
Suzanne Miller’s research focuses on synthesizing effective technology transition and management practices from research and industry into effective techniques for use of Agile and lean methods in regulated settings like the DoD.
Mary Ann Lapham is the technical lead of the SEI’s research on Agile methods within Department of Defense acquisition settings. In addition to leading the writing of several SEI technical notes on this topic, Lapham is also active in consulting with military service clients of the SEI’s Software Solutions Division on the use of Agile methods within their programs. She has more than 30 years of program management and software development experience in commercial and government contexts.