Necmettin Özkan

Necmettin Özkan

IT Quality Management Expert

Earned a Computer Engineering degree from Ege University, a Master of IT Management degree from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. First-hand professional experience in IT quality, process and performance management and Agile Software Development. Among the frameworks, closely works with ITIL, COBIT, and Scrum. In particular, consulted in a large-scale transformation of IT processes, tools and people of a Bank from waterfall to Scrum that is the biggest in the Middle East and East Europe in size and taking place in a highly regulated environment driven by COBIT. Also, passionate about contributing to the body of knowledge by sharing with public speaking, academic publications and as a reviewer for international conferences. Nowadays, deeply interested in researching on balanced and scaled agile software development and the real agility.

Scrum and COBIT: Friends or Foes?

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Adoption of Scrum is increasing. COBIT, on the other side, has domination in information technology field and is a de-facto standard providing an IT governance model with an international set of generally accepted control objectives. Considered the coverage of Scrum and COBIT (version 4.1 in this case), a coexistence of them in the same organization […]