Process Dashboard Best Practices, Tips, and Tricks

March, 2020

The March 2020 tech talk was presented by David Tuma

Abstract:

The Process Dashboard is an open-source project management tool that supports high-maturity agile behaviors for planning, tracking, forecasting, and quality. It supports individuals and teams of diverse disciplines (including but not limited to software development).

This presentation provides a high-level overview of project planning and tracking with the dashboard, with a focus on:

  • recommended best practices
  • usage of advanced reports for high-maturity analysis
  • little-known features that can help teams be more productive

About the Presenter 

After graduating from MIT in 1994, David Tuma began his software career in the United States Air Force, where he was introduced to the high-maturity agile concepts in the Team Software Process℠. Impressed with TSP’s power and flexibility, he created (and continues to evolve) an open-source toolset called the Process Dashboard, which has been used by tens of thousands of developers worldwide.

David leads the SEA Next-Gen Tools Working Group as they seek opportunities to change the world of software engineering through broader adoption of high-maturity agile techniques.

℠ Personal Software Process, PSP, Team Software Process, and TSP are service marks of Carnegie Mellon University. The Software Excellence Alliance is not affiliated with Carnegie Mellon University.

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