’s Three-Month Transition to Agile

Mountain Goat Software client successfully completed one of the quickest, large-scale, big-bang agile transitions ever, involving over 200 developers. At the Agile 2007 conference they shared this presentation on how they did it.



About the Author

As the founder of Mountain Goat Software, Mike Cohn specializes in helping companies adopt and improve their use of agile processes and techniques to build extremely high-performance teams. He is the author of User Stories Applied for Agile Software Development, Agile Estimating and Planning, and Succeeding with Agile. Mike is a founding member of theĀ Agile Alliance and Scrum Alliance. He is also the founder of, an online agile training website. He can be reached at or connect with Mike on Google+.