Organizing SOAP Web Services

In this post, we will give you brand new ideas on how you can organize and maintain SOAP based web services during the evolution of the software. The information in this post is critical in case your organization follows an incremental approach to software development. Because you will be delivering incremental software, you do not…

Product Owner & Team communication

Product Owner responsibilities The Product Owner has many key responsibilities in a team. I would like to categorize them into the tangible and the intangible. Some that fall into the former category are listed below. Maintaining a product backlog Prioritizing features on the backlog Understanding of the business They are so essential to the role…

Role of Architect in Agile Team

None of the Agile, Lean or Scrum principals have a formal definition of responsibilities for a Software Architect. Some companies take it to the extreme and not hire a architect at all. Others that do hire one are not clear on architect’s role within the agile context. Do you need an Architect? Well, at a…