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Just the FAQs

In “Just The FAQs,” two leading software engineering professionals (who are also competitors), Jeff Dalton and Pat O’Toole, have joined forces to bring you a series of short stories from different perspectives about process improvement, CMMI, and Agile development, that address common misconceptions, myths, and fundamental misunderstandings that persist with the software and engineering professions.

About the Author(s)
Jeff Dalton

Jeff Dalton is Chief Evangelist at, a Research and Development organization that studies agile leadership. He is a technology executive with over 30 years of experience as a CTO, CIO, and VP of Product Development, and for the past fifteen years has been CEO of Broadsword and AgileCxO. He is an executive agile coach, agile assessor, and instructor, a regular conference speaker, and author of both “Great Big Agile: An OS for Agile Leaders” and “The Guide to Scrum and CMMI: Improving Agile Performance with CMMI.” In his spare time, Jeff is an instrument-rated pilot and plays bass in a jazz band. He has degrees in music and computer science.

Pat O'Toole

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