Successfully adapting to change using Agile and Jazz®

| Point of View
Capgemini is facing a changing world in which clients increasingly shift their IT approach to a more agile methodology. Adapting involves innovation of the organization as well as processes and technology used within Capgemini. The strategic choice has been made to support agile, implement IBM Jazz tooling and train people within the project execution environment of Capgemini, the Accelerated Delivery Center (ADC). Implementation of the strategic choice has led to innovated services of the ADC, which is built on principles of continuous improvement. The service adaptation has proven to be highly successful, delivering an improved business case for Capgemini’s clients. While delivering according to the changing market demands, the innovated services have also proven to excel in delivering higher product quality, reduce time-to-market and lower overall product costs. In this article the authors share their experiences implementing the strategic choice. In this article the authors share their experiences implementing the strategic choice. This is their story about adapting to market change and reaching a successful solution.