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Changing Governance to Exploit Enterprise Agile

Published: 14 March 2016

ID: G00295282

Analyst(s): Luis Mangi , Nathan Wilson , Bill Swanton , Stefan Van Der Zijden


As organizations shift to agile development for many technology projects, traditional budgeting and governance processes must change to handle the more exploratory and faster cadence of delivery. This note explores emerging practices from the most advanced organizations we have found.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Manage Applications With a High-Level Business Capabilities Roadmap
  • Establish a Demand-Management Agile Team to Package and Prioritize Work
  • Use Cross-Team Communication Mechanisms
  • Earn Trust That Business Outcomes Will Be Achieved
  • Investigate Agile Frameworks That Work for Your Organizations

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