Re: Product Manager vs. Product Owner

Dear Melissa Perri, I’ve read your article entitled “Product Manager vs. Product Owner” with interest,  and I recommend my readers also browse Melissa’s blog for other interesting articles. However, I would like to take this opportunity to respectfully disagree with some of your article’s implied rhetoric to be entertained and conclusions, and challenge others. In my… Continue reading Re: Product Manager vs. Product Owner

The Kolab Weekly

This week in the Kolab universe … euh, I don’t know precisely. I was not in the office for most of the week, consulting a customer on-site, so I can only mention some things and might end up glancing over others; Unified, Shorter Sprints Our sprints are now unified, meaning that the desktop client, server… Continue reading The Kolab Weekly

Waterfall or Agile?

The Kolab development team uses the agile development methodology called Scrum. This is an iterative development process set out to achieve a predictable, consistent flow of incremental improvements to a software product, and as such is basically considered mutually exclusive with the concept of a pre-defined end-result. As I’ve mentioned many times before, Kolab includes… Continue reading Waterfall or Agile?

The Evolution of Kolab Development

In the past, even before I joined the Kolab community, our product was released on a feature-based schedule. We’ve changed that to time-based releases, with an aim to be able to provide something new every 6 months or so. We’re now changing it again, but not in the way you might think. Not too long… Continue reading The Evolution of Kolab Development