You have read all about Agile and you are ready to push your team to utilize its methods. You want to achieve the same efficiencies you've read about including the fact that 66% of organizations using Agile have reported cost reductions greater or equal to 10% (VersionOne State of Agile survey 2008). So how do you start?
ASPE's experienced Agile Coaches and Implementation Specialists have put together a solution for Managers, Directors or VPs who are ready to move to Agile but want to make their first step the right step.
The Agile Assessment combines the experience of real-world harden Agile consultants with proven assessment and documentation tools to provide you the specific details you need on your team's readiness for agile and the actions you must take to make your pilot program a success.
What is the Agile Adoption Road Map?
The Agile Adoption Road Map is your plan for accelerated success. A successful Agile adoption requires much more than reading a book, attending a class or passing a certification exam. Agile is about changing paradigms and as with any significant change applied experience and real world practice make all the difference. Our assessment and road map is based on knowing what questions to ask, what mistakes to avoid and what strategies to follow. You will gain the value of our extensive experience leading successful adoptions before. The Agile Adoption Road Map is your way of leveraging that experience, in a format that is specific to the unique needs of your organization.
Within five days of our visit, you will get a customized Agile Adoption Road Map. This plan will document all the observations from our assessment, as well as our recommendations for ensuring your transition to Agile is a success. Our advice will cover a broad selection of topics including organizational changes, team training requirements, metrics, reports, and procedural and process changes. The intent of this plan is not to simply point out a few tips and tricks that you can use, but rather to provide a comprehensive and holistic approach to successfully implementing Agile within your organization. To help ensure you get the most out this valuable tool, upon delivery we will schedule a two-hour call to review the results, answer questions and discuss next steps.
Using the Agile Adoption Road Map
The results are yours and the choice is yours. You can use another provider to move forward on the recommendations, you can do the recommended steps yourself, you can ignore the results or you can use ASPE to implement the recommendations. There is no obligation of service to ASPE when receiving the road map. Should you decide to use ASPE, you will get 20% off your training and consulting you purchase with a maximum saving topping out at the cost of your initial assessment ($5590 or $5031 GSA price) Basically making your assessment a free service.
Why use ASPE?
ASPE is the largest provider of public and on-site Agile Training in North America. Having trained over 10,000 professionals on Agile topics since 2006. ASPE works with fortune 500 customers and understand the needs of software development organizations and how best to help those organizations achieve success.
Our Agile Coaches, Facilitators, and Implementation Specialists are the subject matter experts who fuel ASPE's Agile curriculum. Our real-world experience in multiple industries has been on the cutting edge of Agile real-world deployments and Waterfall to Agile transformations since 2004. Experienced and pragmatic, our expert team delivers on the requirements of its customers!