Rabu

What and When for Software Sponsors.

Every software project has sponsors who want to know what you're doing and when it will be done. Rabu Schedule helps you create this information, communicate it to your sponsors, and collaborate with them on trade-offs. They'll love your transparency.

Download from Github

As of February 2012, Rabu Schedule is no longer in development. You can download it from Github. You can find documentation here.

See an Example

Rabu Schedule produces a beautiful, interactive schedule projection for you to share. It integrates into your development workflow using JSON and a command-line interface. Click the images below for an example.

1. Record your velocity and aggregate estimates in JSON.

An example configuration file.

2. Run Rabu to create an interactive schedule projection.

An example Rabu projection.

About Team Rabu

We're James Shore and Diana Larsen, two leaders in the Agile community. James is a recipient of the Agile Alliance's Gordon Pask Award for Contributions to Agile Practice and author of The Art of Agile Development. Diana is past chair of the Agile Alliance board and author of Agile Retrospectives: Making Good Teams Great and Liftoff: Launching Agile Teams and Projects Toward Success. We've seen the problems Agile teams have in delighting their customers and we're determined to help fix it.

For more about our ideas for Rabu, check out these essays from James' blog: