The Disciplined Agile (DA) toolkit provides straightforward guidance to help organizations choose their way of working (WoW) in a context-sensitive manner, providing a solid foundation for business agility.
Our fundamental advice is to start where you are, do the best that you can given the situation that you face, and always try to get better.
Disciplined Agile is the industry-leading process decision toolkit that describes how agile software development, DevOps, IT, and business teams work in your enterprise.
The DA toolkit enables teams to choose and evolve their way of working (WoW), thereby increasing their effectiveness over time.
Guided continuous improvement (GCI) enables teams to improve faster by identifying techniques that are likely to work in the context of their situation.
The DA toolkit is based on seven principles: Delight Customers, Be Awesome, Pragmatism, Context Counts, Choice is Good, Optimize Flow, and Enterprise Awareness.
The Disciplined Agile Manifesto extends the original Manifesto for Agile Software Development to address enterprise concerns.
Valuable certifications – Certified Disciplined Agilist (CDA), Certified Disciplined Agile Practitioner (CDAP), Certified Disciplined Agile Coach (CDAC), and Certified Disciplined Agile Instructor (CDAI) – are earned, not bought
Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD) is a people-first, learning-oriented hybrid agile approach to IT solution delivery. It has a risk-value delivery lifecycle, is goal-driven, is enterprise aware, and is scalable.
Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD) supports 6 lifecycles that a team may choose from: Agile, Lean, Continuous Delivery:Agile, Continuous Delivery: Lean, Exploratory, and Program (team of teams).
Disciplined Agile teams are guided through choosing their way of working (WoW) via straightforward process goal diagrams. Better process decisions lead to better outcomes.
Disciplined DevOps is the streamlining of IT solution development and IT operations activities, along with supporting enterprise-IT activities such as Security and Data Management, to provide more effective outcomes to an organization.
Disciplined Agile Information Technology (DAIT) extends Disciplined DevOps to show how all of IT works together in a collaborative whole.
A Disciplined Agile Enterprise (DAE) is able to sense and respond swiftly to changes in the marketplace. It does this through an organizational culture and structure that facilitates change within the context of the situation that it faces.