Can Scrum and Kanban Be Used Simultaneously?

Scrum. Kanban. While certain people think these two approaches are somehow opposed to one another, the reality is more nuanced. Kanban may be the right approach for some organizations, while Scrum is the better approach for others. But can the two philosophies be used simultaneously to reap the benefits of both? Sometimes it’s not either/or, but both/and. The short answer is yes…but there are some caveats to making all of it work together as it should. This article explores the question in detail, and the conclusions may surprise you.