Being Agile in a Changing World
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The biggest challenge enterprises face today is dealing with fast-paced change in all spheres of business. Enterprise Agility shows how an enterprise can address this challenge head on and thrive in the dynamic environment. Avoiding the mechanistic construction of existing enterprises that focus on predictability and certainty, Enterprise Agility delivers practical advice for responding and adapting to the scale and accelerating pace of disruptive change in the business environment.
Agility is a fundamental shift in thinking about how enterprises work to effectively deal with disruptive changes in the business environment. The core belief underlying agility is that enterprises are open and living systems. These living systems, also known as complex adaptive systems (CAS), are ideally suited to deal with change very effectively.
Agility is to enterprises what health is to humans. There are some foundational principles that can be broadly applied, but the definition of healthy is very specific to each individual. Enterprise Agility takes a similar approach with regard to agility: it suggests foundational practices to improve the overall health of the body - culture, mindset, and leadership - and the health of its various organs: people, process, governance, structure, technology, and customers. The book also suggests a practical framework to create a plan to enhance agility.
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by Doug Rose
Adopting an enterprise agile framework is a radical organizational change, and this book will help you get there without ever breaking a sweat. In Enterprise Agility For Dummies, you'll discover how to successfully choose and implement the right framework based on your organization's own unique culture.Organizational culture is one of the...
Price: $16.86 | Publisher: Wiley | Release: 2018
by Jim Highsmith
The agile software movement has now been around for a full decade. As coauthor of the original Agile Manifesto, Jim Highsmith has been at its heart since the beginning. He's spent the past decade helping hundreds of organizations transition to agile / lean. When it comes to agile, he's seen it all-in a variety of industries, worldwide.Now...
Price: $24.99 | Publisher: Addison-Wesley | Release: 2014
by Jorgen Hesselberg
As long-time competitive advantages disappear, astute executives and change agents know they must achieve true agile transformation. In Unlocking Agility, Jorgen Hesselberg reveals what works, what doesn't, and how to overcome the daunting obstacles.Distilling 10+ years of experience leading agile transformation in the enterprise, Hesselb...
Price: $31.99 | Publisher: Addison-Wesley | Release: 2018
by Richard Knaster, Dean Leffingwell
To succeed in today's adapt-or-die marketplace, businesses must be able to rapidly change the way they create and deliver value to their customers. Hundreds of the world's most successful companies - including Intel, Capital One, AstraZeneca, Cisco, and Philips - have turned to the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) to achieve agility at scale...
Price: $35.99 | Publisher: Addison-Wesley | Release: 2018
by Zigurd Mednieks, G. Blake Meike, Laird Dornin, Zane Pan
Android devices have moved beyond consumer applications into corporate and enterprise use. If you are eager to start building data-driven Android applications that integrate with enterprise systems, this book shows you how. The authors thoroughly explain how to use content providers to share data, adapters to display data, and web service...
Price: $7.79 | Publisher: Wrox | Release: 2013
by Paco Nathan
There is an easier way to build Hadoop applications. With this hands-on book, you'll learn how to use Cascading, the open source abstraction framework for Hadoop that lets you easily create and manage powerful enterprise-grade data processing applications - without having to learn the intricacies of MapReduce.Working with sample apps base...
Price: $27.49 | Publisher: O'Reilly Media | Release: 2013
by Saurabh Gupta, Venkata Giri
Use this practical guide to successfully handle the challenges encountered when designing an enterprise data lake and learn industry best practices to resolve issues.When designing an enterprise data lake you often hit a roadblock when you must leave the comfort of the relational world and learn the nuances of handling non-relational data...
Price: $24.14 | Publisher: Apress | Release: 2018
by Blair Reeves, Benjamin Gaines
If you're new to software product management or just want to learn more about it, there's plenty of advice available - but most of it is geared toward consumer products. Creating high-quality software for the enterprise involves a much different set of challenges. In this practical book, two expert product managers provide straightforward...
Price: $32.99 | Publisher: O'Reilly Media | Release: 2018