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Pentalog's agility program: 2014 achievements and perspectives


Context As you might have read on our blog, “Guépard” is the name of Pentalog’s agility program that started in July 2014. I’m pretty much sure that everybody is curious to find out what Guépard offered us last year. This transition process focused on 4 dimensions: Trainings Coaching Knowledge sharing and camps organized by Pentalog Institute Alignment of internal processes Trainings  In 2014, the Agile, Scrum and Kanban trainings represented an important part of the program. How did they help us? Thanks to them, we were able ...

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“Agile” contracts

Dan Deusan

IT Project Consultant


The vast majority of the Pentalog projects are developed in an Agile mode, which always raises the same issue: adapting the contractual framework to the new Agile context. This issue is even more difficult in the case of fixed-price contracts. This article aims to present certain possible solutions that are generally a good compromise for all parties. Contracts are meant to cover, among others, the moments when there is no communication whatsoever between the two parties. They reflect our hopes and ...

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“Guépard” – Pentalog’s agility program

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Context You have probably heard before about Pentalog’s agility process. This program was called “Guépard” and started in July 2014. The transformation will naturally target both the clients’ (production) teams and our internal services. Why “Guépard” (Cheetah)? Because it is the fastest animal on earth with amazing speed. These innate skills are reinforced by their ability to adapt to every situation, confirmed by their existence of 3.5 – 4 million years, long before the appearance of the other large felines. Vision The need for ...

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