Enterprise Backlog Structure and Management

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Charlene M. Cuenca, SPCT, Icon Technology

It does not happen all at once. There is no instant pudding.

Deming

Program execution is one of the four SAFe Core Values. To achieve successful program execution, organizations need an efficient system that defines the backlogs of the value to be delivered, the roles that manage them, and the proper timelines for refinement at every level of SAFe. Understanding that we are already doing some form of preparedness today, with our own checklists and timelines being more ad hoc, this chapter illustrates how to connect the levels to enable ‘continuous Program Increment ...

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