About the Book
This book is to help people sitting on either side of the IT fence find the answers they need in order to transform poor IT performance into Operational Excellence (OE) and to this purpose the Agile/Lean Transformation Framework, or <ALT+F> is introduced. This books offers a hands-on approach and provides advice on how to transform IT performance from poor to OE. As many of us know, perfection is not an achievable target, but the journey to get there is what's really worthwhile: this book will accompany you on that journey.
About the Editor
Marco is a certified Professional Scrum Master and an IT delivery strategist and coach, who uses Agile and Lean as tools to get the job done; he specialises in how to transform IT organisations at all levels, from startups to large enterprises, into highly effective, energised and operationally-effective environments.
Marco has more than twenty years of experience in IT working in a multitude of environments, from COBOL on AS-400 to RPG and Java and holding various positions, from programmer to team leader, and project manager to Agile and Lean strategist. He holds numerous Java certifications and a Masters in CS from the Birkbeck University of London, which he achieved with Merits. His passions are IT organisational strategy through the adoption of Agile and Lean methodologies, Java in all its flavours, the inner workings of Operating Systems and the C language, sailing and cooking, in addition to technical writing, of course.
Marco lives in Aylesbury, UK, with his wife and his daughter who represent the centre of his universe.
You can contact Marco at marco.tedone at gmail.com