Agile Release Train
The more alignment you have, the more autonomy you can grant. The one enables the other.
—Stephen Bungay, author and strategy consultant
The Agile Release Train (ART) is a long-lived team of Agile teams, which, along with other stakeholders, develops and delivers solutions incrementally, using a series of fixed-length Iterations within a Program Increment (PI) timebox. The ART aligns teams to a common business and technology mission.
Each ART is a virtual organization (50–125 people, sometimes more or less) whose members plan, commit, and execute together. ARTs are organized around the enterprise’s significant Value Streams ...