An Agile in the Public Sector Experience Report

Matt Barnaby at Agile Yorkshire

IT projects within the public sector come in all shapes and sizes but have historically been harness to a set of procurement rules and practices that many people criticise for hindering and not helping the best outcomes. Things are changing however and approaches used within the private sector are slowly being adopted.

Matt Barnaby shared some of his experiences from public sector projects and reflects on the good the bad and the ugly to the assemble Agile Yorkshire community.

Author: Royd Brayshay

I work with software development teams needing greater business effectiveness. I give lean and agile leadership advice plus coaching and training in Scrum, Kanban and XP practices. Dramatic improvements in productivity and predictability can be found in most teams. I also write code, design products and perform technical leadership.