Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD)

Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD) is a people-first, learning-oriented hybrid agile approach to IT solution delivery. It has a risk-value delivery lifecycle, is goal-driven, is enterprise aware, and is scalable.  DAD is one aspect, and arguably the first level, of the Disciplined Agile (DA) Framework.


This content is organized into the following categories:

  1. Getting Started With DAD
  2. Learn More About Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD)
  3. Your Disciplined Agile Learning Journey
  4. Disciplined Agile Certification

Getting Started with DAD

There are several good resources available to you to help you get started learning about DAD.  We recommend that you work through these resources in order:
    1. Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD): A Brief Introduction (26 mins) (YouTube)
    2. Introduction to Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD) (article)
    3. Why DAD? (article)
    4. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) (article)
    5. Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD) and Beyond (SolutionsIQ podcast from Agile2017)
    6. Going Beyond Scrum: Disciplined Agile Delivery (white paper)
    7. Scaling Agile Software Development Tactically: Disciplined Agility at Scale (white paper)

Learn More About Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD)


The following resources are publicly available to help you, and your organization, on your learning journey. We've organized them into two sections, one with resources specific to DAD and one with resources focused on the Disciplined Agile (DA) framework in general.

Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD) resources:

Disciplined Agile (DA) Framework Resources:

Your Disciplined Agile Learning Journey

We offer several resource pages to support your DA learning journey:

    1. Introduction to Disciplined Agile - for those wanting to get started
    2. You are Here  Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD) - for certified agilists and those wanting to certify
    3. Disciplined DevOps - for certified practitioners & coaches
    4. Disciplined Agile for IT (DAIT) - for certified practitioners & coaches
    5. Disciplined Agile Enterprise (DAE) - for certified coaches

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