About the Book
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The Cumulative Flow Diagram (CFD) provides a graphical representation of the workflow, identifying bottlenecks, and alerting to possible instabilities of the system. It is a simple yet very informative tool that describes Work in Progress (WIP), input rate, output rate, cycle time, throughput, lead time, remaining work and total scope of work.
About the Author
Principal consultant at Thoughtworks Brazil and co-founder of AgileBrazil, Paulo Caroli has over twenty years of experience in software development, passing in various corporations in Brazil, India, USA and Latin America. In 2000, he met the Extreme Programming and since then has focused its expertise in processes and practices of Agile & Lean. He joined ThoughtWorks in 2006 and held the positions of Agile Coach, Trainer and Project Manager. He received a Bachelor of Computer Science and MS in Software Engineering, both from PUC–Rio.
Paulo Caroli is a man who is passionate about innovation, entrepreneurship, and digital products. He is a software engineer, an author, an editor, a speaker and a successful facilitator.