Author Archives: Dimitar Karaivanov

About Dimitar Karaivanov

Optimistic enthusiast fond of lean product development, Kanban, productivity techniques, football, rock music, dogs, vegetarianism and space.

The Economic Problem with Queues in Product Development

Reading Don Reinertsen’s book “The Principles of Product Development Flow: Second Generation Lean Product Development” was a truly enlightening experience, especially when it comes to understanding queues and the problems that queues cause in a regular product development process. Having almost five years of development behind Kanbanize, and many more before that, we came to […]

Version 4.6 – What’s New?

Hello Friends, We are excited to announce that the new version 4.6 was released this weekend. As always there’s a lot of great stuff and with this article we would like to update you with the details. 1. Recurring Cards Right after the mind-blowing recurring updates from version 4.5 we are releasing the possibility to create recurring […]

Recurring Kanban Cards in Kanbanize

We get closer and closer to the complete set of automation policies that we envision in Kanbanize and the recurring card creation is one of the key ones to cover. As with the recurring updates, let’s go through the logical topics to address: How can recurring cards help? Every team out there is involved in repetitive […]

Work in Progress [April 2015]

It’s now a tradition to share where the development of Kanbanize is going with each new release. The fact that we are getting quite a lot of feedback from all of you keeps us convinced that we are doing the right thing and we will keep doing it for the future as well. 1. Card is updated […]

Importing Kanban Cards in Kanbanize

Using the import tool is officially the fastest way to set up your Kanban board in just a few minutes. Nobody has the time to enter data manually, so here’s how you can populate your projects in the time it takes to make a cup of coffee: 1. First, select the import/export option located in the grid […]

Webhooks in Kanbanize

If you have ever wanted to integrate Kanbanize with another system on the internet you should be celebrating this new feature with us. It is now simple and easy to do with the web service caller, which has been implemented as part of the runtime policies module. New: As of release 4.19, there is a new […]

Version 4.5 – What’s New?

Hello Friends, We are glad to present the new release that we have deployed last week. As usual it is full of new cool things, so make sure to check the details below. New Drag and Drop With 4.5 the entire drag and drop functionality has been re-written from scratch to optimize the performance of […]

Work in Progress [March 2015]

With our last release we’ve started sharing what the current work in progress for Kanbanize is and this release is not going to be any different. Below is what we are up to, feel free to comment or suggest improvements, that would be timely and appreciated! 1. Recurring Policies 2 With the current version (4.5) […]