Target Lead Time – An alternative to Estimation in a Kanban Setup

Standard class items are generally delivered within x days of selection with a due date performance of m percent. A typical standard class service-level agreement might offer a 30-day lead time with 80 percent due date performance. In other words, four out of five requests should be delivered within 30 days. […]
The concept of offering a target lead time coupled with a due-date performance metric is an alternative to treating each time coupled with a due-date performance metric is an alternative to treating each item idividually and having to estimate an d commit to a deliverable date for each item.

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Kanban: Successful Evolutionary Change for Your Technology Business by David J. Anderson

Book Cover: "Kanban: Successful Evolutionary Change for Your Technology Business" by David J. Anderson

This blog is a digital memory for me. I store nuggets of information, ideas and resources on these pages so that I can access and share them easily at any time, from everywhere. I always felt a strong passion for continuous improvement and that is why I am now super happy to be a professional Scrum Master. Scrum, Kanban, Agile Project Management, Coaching, Learning and Self Management are my passions and that is also what my blog is about ...

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