Agile Practices in a Traditional Organization

How do we use adaptive planning techniques while still providing accurate progress status to our traditional PMO counterparts? Is it possible to make decisions at the last responsible moment and still satisfy our organization’s long lead time for planning and resources?

Can we tie our project’s large, coarse-grained project goals to an individual story in an iteration? This video explores these important questions, and several of the standard Agile practices and how they can be used when operating alongside more traditional teams.

Video source: http://www.scrum.org/webcast/