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Microsoft Teams Revealed – Getting a Group of People to Work Together

Microsoft Teams Revealed – Getting a Group of People to Work Together

Take charge of communication in your Team and get started with Microsoft Teams. This video will guide you through your first few steps with Teams using the simple example of a building at 81 Military Road. Teams offers a great solution to collaboration using the Office 365 platform. Get ready for a productivity boost, better…

Rapidly Producing Real World IoT Projects – presented by Peter Cole [Microsoft]

Rapidly Producing Real World IoT Projects – presented by Peter Cole [Microsoft]

Peter was given the challenge of producing a low cost customer tracking solution for the Microsoft Technology Centre in Sydney. The team was astounded at how he made a working prototype in just 3 days, using open source technology, RFID tags and Azure IoT services. Watch this presentation and see how you can do it…

Avoiding Agile Anti-patterns with #NoProjects and #AgileManagementTransformation

Avoiding Agile Anti-patterns with #NoProjects and #AgileManagementTransformation

Agile project methodologies are widely adopted by the IT industry, but the project failure rates remain consistent. John will share his experience of common Systemic Agile anti-patterns, examine the underlying causes of these failures and present remedies in order to #MakeAgileGreatAgain.

Easy Continuous Deployment + TFS Git = The Freeway of Love with Adam Cogan and Adam Stephensen

Easy Continuous Deployment + TFS Git = The Freeway of Love with Adam Cogan and Adam Stephensen

Thanks to the powerful combination of Visual Studio Online and Windows Azure, creating a simple continuous deployment pipeline to staging and production web sites has never been easier. Come along and see how you can leverage Windows Azure and TFS to deploy early and often, get feedback faster and ensure “Go Live” day ends with…

The Sprint Retrospective – Scrum Guide

The Sprint Retrospective – Scrum Guide

We’ve converted the ‘The Sprint Retrospective’ definition from the 2013 Scrum Guide into cartoon form to illustrate how The Sprint Retrospective works in scrum process. The Sprint Retrospective The Sprint Retrospective is an opportunity for the Scrum Team to inspect itself and create a plan for improvements to be enacted during the next Sprint. The Sprint Retrospective occurs…

The Development Team – Scrum Guide

The Development Team – Scrum Guide

We’ve converted the ‘Development Team’ definition from the 2013 Scrum Guide into cartoon form to illustrate the role of the Development Team in Scrum. The Development Team The Development Team consists of professionals who do the work of delivering a potentially releasable Increment of “Done” product at the end of each Sprint. Only members of the…

How To Scale Scrum for Large Software Teams | The Nexus Framework from Scrum.org

How To Scale Scrum for Large Software Teams | The Nexus Framework from Scrum.org

In this video SSW Chief Architect Adam Cogan sits down with Scrum.org Team Member Steve Porter. They walk through the new Nexus Framework, an Agile framework designed for large scale software development. Take the Poll! Are you excited for the new Nexus Framework?

Hacking Agile – Best Parts of Agile | Gerard Beckerleg at Xamarin Hack Day

Hacking Agile – Best Parts of Agile | Gerard Beckerleg at Xamarin Hack Day

In this short presentation, Gerard Beckerleg – SSW Solution Architect – shows us how we can use Agile to more effectively develop our mobile applications. This presentation was part of the Sydney Xamarin Hack Day line-up. Head over to the Xamarin Hack Day website to apply to attend (or even run your own hack day!) Let…

SSW User Group Special: Agile Olympics Sydney 2015

SSW User Group Special: Agile Olympics Sydney 2015

The Agile Dutchman Jesse Houwing, a Scrum.org Trainer, ALM Ranger, and Agile/ALM Consultant, will be leading the fun with Scrum, using interactive games such as Ball point game Chair game The interactive sail boat Scrum Simulation with Lego Bricks You’ll see these guys play ball, do some mystifying things with chairs, and build a Lego…