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Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe Agilist 4.5)
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A. Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework®

  1. Recognize the problem to be solved
  2. Know the basic constructs of SAFe®
  3. Apply the Implementation Roadmap

B. Embracing Lean and Agile Values

  1. Embrace the Lean mindset
  2. Support the Agile Manifesto

C. Understanding SAFe® Principles

  1. Take an economic view
  2. Apply system thinking
  3. Assume variability preserve options
  4. Build incrementally with fast, integrated learning cycles
  5. Base milestones on objective evaluation of working systems
  6. Visualize and limit WIP, reduce batch sizes, and manage queue lengths
  7. Apply cadence; synchronize with cross-domain planning
  8. Unlock the intrinsic motivation of knowledge workers
  9. Decentralize decision-making

D. Creating High Performing Teams and Programs

  1. Form cross-functional Agile teams
  2. Organize Agile Release Trains around the flow of value

E. Experiencing PI Planning

  1. Prepare for PI Planning
  2. Create and review draft PI plans
  3. Finalize plans and establish business value
  4. Review final plans and commit to a set of PI Objectives

F. Exploring, Executing, and Releasing Value

  1. Continuously deliver value with Agile Release Trains
  2. Continuously explore customer needs
  3. Prioritize the Program Backlog
  4. Continuously integrate
  5. Continuously deploy with DevOps
  6. Release on Demand
  7. Relentlessly improve results

G. Leading the Lean-Agile Enterprise

  1. Apply transformational leadership
  2. Drive change with vision
  3. Lead with authenticity
  4. Grow leaders and develop people
  5. Encourage innovation

H. Empowering a Lean Portfolio

  1. Connect the portfolio to enterprise strategy
  2. Fund Value Streams
  3. Establish portfolio flow
  4. Support Agile Portfolio Operations
  5. Apply Lean Governance

I. Building Large Solutions

  1. Coordinate and integrate multiple ARTs and suppliers
  2. Define large solutions