how Kanban metaphor from Lean manufacturing and the Feature Injection template play into Behaviour Driven Development, working together to help us identify the most important software, reduce unnecessary artifacts at each stage of development, and produce the minimum necessary to achieve a vision
The artifacts signal each role to create further artifacts until the vision is implemented and the business value is earned
“Generating reports,” he says, “is like lead. It’s easy to work with, and it’s cheap. It’s also heavy, worthless, and drags you down. Developers sink a lot of time into writing report software. Why? Buy it, install it, hack it so it works. Use Excel. Don’t spend money writing report software, unless you’re the kind of company that sells them to other companies.