Agile in India

I seem to arrive in India the past few years at the start of monsoon.  Not that I’m complaining, it’s one of my favourite places on earth, a wonderful mix of tradition and technology.

Yesterday I was fortunate to attend the Bangalore Scrum user group, kindly arranged by iSense Prowareness.  It was an excellent event, over 70 folks attended and I have to say I was hugely impressed by the knowledge of those present.  Scrum seems to be growing exponentially here since my last trip in 2010 and it’s lovely to be involved, regardless of how small a contribution I’ve made 🙂

One of the hugely positive side effects I’ve witnessed is a leap in confidence amongst Indian professionals, which in turn is resulting in a deepening respect from their customers.  It’s about time I say. Read More