Future product development tasks can’t be predetermined. Distribute planning and control to those who can understand and react to the end results.
—Michael Kennedy, Product Development for the Lean Enterprise
There is no magic in SAFe . . . except maybe for PI Planning.
Program Increment (PI) Planning is a cadence-based, face-to-face event that serves as the heartbeat of the Agile Release Train (ART), aligning all the teams on the ART to a shared mission and Vision. For geographically distributed ARTs, this planning event may occur at multiple locations simultaneously by maintaining constant audio and video communication between ...