Agile Philly next
Topic: CCAD and
Combined Conditional Access Development
(CCAD), is a unique environment for Scrum. It is joint
venture between Comcast, the largest cable operator in the
States, and Motorola, a global supplier of
cable equipment and mobile equipment and services.
CCAD is working on,
among other things, next-generation CA systems and multi-stream Cable CARDs
based on Motorola's MediaCipher CA technology.
talk is about CCAD's struggles with co-development and how Scrum helped. Mike
Buckley will also talk about how Scrum helped internally and how they are
addressing Motorola process
Mike Buckley is Director Software Engineering Responsible for Software
infrastructure (best practices, procedures, tools, etc.), configuration
management, lab and IT. He has been working at CCAD since its inception (April
Food & Networking 6:30
515 Pennsylvania Ave,
Fort Washington, PA
Getting There &
Getting Into the Building
Chariot is located right off exit 339 of
the PA Turnpike.
* After Exit 339 tolls, proceed straight (this road will
turn into Pennsylvania
* At the 2nd traffic light, make a
right onto Commerce
Drive. You will pass our building
which is located on the corner of Pennsylvania & Commerce.
* Make a right
at the first driveway and find a parking spot.
* You are now located at the
back of our building. Walk around to the front of the building to enter. Take
the elevator to the 2nd floor.
(These directions are also available
on Chariot's Website
Getting there by Train
you are coming by train, the Walking Direction from Ft. Washington Train
* When you reach the office building at
515 Pennsylvania Ave, go to the front of the
building to enter. Take the elevator to the 2nd
of Chariot and the Train Station Chariot Area
Other News from Chariot
Their upcoming 2008 Fall
Forecast conference on Friday October 17 at
Penn State Great Valley highlights the emerging
areas of cloud computing, software as a service and multi-core technologies.
Providers are seizing the opportunity to build services and applications that
can scale up or down with company demand. Increasingly, developers need to
understand how to apply these concepts.
Chariot Solutions has assembled a
full day of speakers covering technical and business topics. Come see the future
of scalable application development and hosting.
Nov 5: Jim York on Scrum
- This national speaker who will be speaking at the CHOP offices in the
Location is Downtown Philly
Dec 3: What Agile has
changed in me Lightning talks and experience stories from members on how
Agile has changed their job, programming style, etc. Location
: somewhere in the western suburbs