Develop on Cadence, Release Any Time


Control flow under uncertainty.

—Donald Reinertsen

Deliver software frequently, from a couple of weeks to a couple of months, with a preference to the shorter time scale.

—Agile Manifesto


Develop on Cadence – In a flow-based system, basing routine development activities on a fast, synchronous cadence—a regular, predictive rhythm of important events—is the best strategy for managing the inherent variability in systems development. Building complex, large-scale systems is, after all, research and development. This is a fundamental premise of SAFe, and its effects can be seen directly on the Big Picture ...

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