Posted on September 27, 2011 by admin

KANBAN WEEKLY ROUNDUP - 9/27/11

 

For the past seven years, David J. Anderson has frequently blogged on kanban news and events from around the world.  Due to his crazy busy traveling schedule, David’s staff will continue the communication through the “Kanban Weekly Roundup”.

Posted on September 27, 2011 by admin

Kanban Weekly Roundup - 9/27/11

News

Geek Wire’s interview with David Anderson, “How an Automotive Secret Can Make For Better Software”, talks about the kanban principles that many people associate with the production of cars.
http://www.geekwire.com/2011/qa-secrets-automakers-software

Posted on September 22, 2011 by admin

EMERGING SIGNS OF KANBAN AT SCALE IN HEALTHCARE

By Dominica DeGrandis

Yesterday, I visited a large health services organization that is in the early stages of implementing kanban.  Founded in Seattle in 1947, Group Health Cooperative provides health coverage and care, and with approx.10,000 staff, is one of the largest private employers in the state of Washington.  It is a fine example of a large, long-established organization that has turned to kanban as an instrument for improving performance.