Chapter 6

Governance and Enterprise Agile

Introduction

In this chapter, we explore Agile project management support in relation to the enhanced governance requirements necessary within an enterprise environment. In addition, we challenge underlying IT industry assumptions that have in the past decade attributed increased project governance as the basis of project delivery improvements.

Enterprise Agile Business Transformation

  • Enterprise Agile Business Transformation (BT) is possible but requires governance to scale.

Waterfall proponents often cite a perceived lack of Agile project governance as an important factor to deter organizations from considering the adoption of Agile processes within the enterprise environment. This common misconception ...

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