What’s the Problem with Scrum, and How can we Fix it?

As Agile professionals in Software Development, Project Management, IT Operations, Marketing or Finance we are asked many times to work under the umbrella of the popular Scrum Framework.

While Scrum has some good ideas that can help a company come closer to faster releases, and some level of agility it achieves this goals by imposing a recipe for Agile, a series of rules and practices that many times can become quite demanding, frustrating, and limiting to people who know there is a better way.

Our Introduction to Open Kanban on InfoQ

Open Kanban article on InfoQ

We are very grateful to the people at InfoQ especially Floyd Marinescu a good friend and fellow Canadian; and also to Shane Hastie a great Agile fellow and editor for helping us to deliver a quality article for InfoQ's IT and Software Development audience.

Open Kanban en Español


We would like to publicly thank Federico Varchavsky for his important translation of our Open Kanban into Spanish! Muchas gracias a Federico!

Open Kanban en Français!

French airplanes

We want to publicly thank Christophe Keromen and Olivier Destrade for their important translation of Open Kanban into French! Merci Beaucoup Chistophe et Olivier!

Scrum Ace: Lessons from Flying, and the Power of Kanban + Scrum

Aviation Ace and His Family

“The engine is the heart of an airplane, but the pilot is its soul.” ~ Walter Raleigh
“You should not have any special fondness for a particular weapon, or anything else, for that matter.” ― Miyamoto Musashi

How to get started with Open Kanban in 5 Minutes

Open Kanban in 5 Minutes Image

Frequently people who are interested in Kanban feel a bit overwhelmed by the information available. For them we have created this Quick Guide than can be read in five minutes and put to work almost immediately.

Just follow these steps to start your Open Kanban journey:

Reader’s Choice - Our Best Agile, Kanban & Lean Articles of 2013

2013 News - Reader's Choice Image

2013 has been a remarkable year for AgileLion Institute, we launched on 17th of May with the firm belief that Agile Kanban was a great alternative to Scrum, XP or any other Agile method. Why? Because of it’s power and simplicity.

Open Kanban Presentation - Discover the Power of Kanban

Open Kanban Presentation slide

On this presentation AgileLion Institute, and myself introduce you to Open Kanban. The Agile and Lean Method that enables any Software Development team, IT organization or business to improve their productivity and performance.

Open Kanban (Відкритий Kanban) - Український Переклад

Open Kanban for Ukrainian People

Наш рух на шляху до Вільного Open Kanban

Open Kanban - Tradotto in Italiano!

Open Kanban in Italian

We want to publicly thank Simone Onofri for his important translation of Open Kanban to ItalianGracie Mille Simone!


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