Recent Twitter conversations inspire me to pull out some of my concerns with SAFe and talk about them.
Kate's Gang chat about estimates, time, and cost.
Jon Bettinger has found a failing test! Excellent!
My friends and colleagues in the #NoEstimates circles have some good ideas, as I've commented elsewhere. I'm left, though, with a couple of concerns.
The Agile Manifesto says "Deliver working software frequently". Learn to do that. The rest will follow.
I recently took the SAFe SPC training. My bottom line assessment is that it will be a marketing success, organizations trying it will see improvement, and some will see great improvement. And I don't like it.
Don't buy a brand. Seek out good ideas, and apply them to your situation.