Review – The Principles of Product Development Flow (Reinertsen)

The Principles of Product Development Flow: Second Generation Lean Product Development, by Donald Reinertsen. Celeritas Publishing, 2009. Lean product development can be looked at as flow-based product development. Reinertsen draws on a variety of areas (economics, queue theory, control theory, Continue reading

Review – Quality Software Management, vol. 1: Systems Thinking

Quality Software Management, Volume 1: Systems Thinking, Gerald M. Weinberg, Dorset House, 1992.Starts with “What is quality?” Looks at management patterns for software development, and highlights the importance of feedback. Uses system models (that show interconnections with reinforcing and damping Continue reading