Brad Appleton is an Agile Development leader, coach (Scrum, XP, Kanban, DAD, SAFe, LeSS) and ALM/SCM/DevOps solution architect at a large telecommunications company. Currently he helps projects and teams scale. adopt and apply lean/agile development methods. and Agile ALM/SCM/DevOps practices and tools. He is coauthor of the book Software Configuration Management Patterns, a columnist for the CMCrossroads and AgileConnection communities at Techwell.com, and a former section editor for The C++ Report. You can read Brad's blog at blog.bradapp.net.