Devnology Podcast 022 - Interview with Don Reinertsen
In this episode an interview with Don Reinertsen. We speak with Don about topics from his book The Principles of Product Development Flow - Second Generation Lean Product Development.
We talk about Lean principles in the context of manufacturing and product development, and how these apply to software development. Don explains how variability is important for innovation, and how reduction in batch sizes and queues will improve flow. We discuss the economic model and the focus on quality vs utility. Don also discusses agile software methods like Scrum and Kanban and how they use some of the principles of product development.
Links for this podcast
- Book: Donald G. Reinertsen - The Principles of Product Development FLOW, Second Generation Lean Product Development. Celeritas Publishing, 2009.
- Book: Donald G. Reinertsen - Managing the Design Factory, a Product Developer's Toolkit. Free Press, 1997.
- Book: Jeffrey Liker - The Toyota Way. McGraw-Hill, 2003.
This podcast was published on 30-10-2011 and lasts for 01:02:54 minutes