Is ‘platform plus agile’ the key to scaling agile in government?

Rather than focusing exclusively on trying to be agile, the DHHS in Victoria, Australia makes strategic choices about platforms and then builds agile applications on top of them.

March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Agile government, Australia|Tags: , |

Australian start-ups say government isn’t agile enough

Too often, say the start-ups, contracts are given to big businesses because they are masters of the complicated contract processes of government.

November 2nd, 2016|Categories: Agile government, Australia|Tags: |

CMO: ‘Why Tourism Victoria decided to go agile’

An Australian agency shares the motivations and results of adopting agile methods for a recent online marketing project.

June 28th, 2016|Categories: Agile government, Australia|Tags: , |

Australian federal government seeks Agile coaches

The Australian federal government is looking for Agile coaches and managers to help move the Digital Transformation Office toward better service delivery.

June 21st, 2016|Categories: Agile government, Digital Transformation Office|Tags: |

Australian Public Service seeks innovative public servants ‘who see beyond the routine’

To prepare for future challenges, the APS is focusing on building an employment framework that supports and promotes the development of an agile workforce.

November 17th, 2015|Categories: Agile government, Australia Pubic Service (APS)|Tags: |

What will it take for governments to truly become agile?

Australian governments are striving to be innovative and 'agile', per the directive of the new Prime Minister . . . but what will it take for them to get there?

October 28th, 2015|Categories: Agile government, Australia|Tags: , |

Australian agency says user-centered development is the only way to ‘influence anything’

Australia's Digital Transformation Office isn't the only Aussie agency embracing user-focused IT development -- the NSW Department of Family and Community Services is using Agile methods for their current ChildStory project.

September 22nd, 2015|Categories: Australia, NSW Government|Tags: , |

Register: ‘Agile Government and Australia’s New South Wales Transport Management Center’

Agile Government Leadership will host its next AGL Live, “Agile Government and Australia’s New South Wales Transport Management Center,” featuring Chris Ruwoldt, Principal Manager Transport Operations Systems, TMC, New South Wales.

June 11th, 2015|Categories: Agile government, AGL Live, Australia, Events|

Agile practices and DevOps making their way into governments worldwide

The Agile approach to delivering government digital services is continuing to gain acceptance over the old "siloed" approach, not just in the US and UK, but now in Australia and the broader Asia Pacific region.