What Is SAFe®?

The world’s most trusted system for business agility

Your customers expect instant gratification, from same-day package delivery to daily software updates for their self-parking car. And they don’t have the patience to wait for your company to figure that out. Now is the time for your organization to adopt a smarter way of working. SAFe® is your system to manage digital disruption.  

Benefits of SAFe

Transform how you work to improve employee engagement, time-to-market, team productivity, and the quality of your products and solutions.

SAFe Principles

Follow the 10 foundational principles to align the right people, deliver high-quality solutions customers want, and respond to threats and opportunities.

SAFe and Agile

Shift your mindset and culture. Empower people by training them in a new way of working. Change how you create and deliver value to customers. And thrive in the digital age with business agility.

Why SAFe?

It’s proven, scalable, and configurable, no matter your organization’s size, industry, or complexity. More than one million professionals and 20,000 enterprises worldwide trust SAFe.

What is safe

Gartner Report: 10 Essential Practices for Success in Implementing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)

New research synthesizes the advice of experienced SAFe Fellows, SPCTs, SPCs, RTEs, and Lean portfolio managers across hundreds of implementations

SAFe Success Stories

The results speak for themselves

More than 20,000 organizations worldwide across a range of industries use SAFe. And more than one million people around the globe have been trained in SAFe. Learn more about the business outcomes they’ve seen.

“It was clear that we needed SAFe to make Cerno a total Agile enterprise, to expand Agile not only to product lines but also to the business and functional departments such as HR and finance. We saw SAFe as the model that would take us from strategy to delivery.”

— Liu Yilei, VP, Cerno

Scaling Agility

Work Differently. Build the Future.

SAFe Enterprise® provides the entire portfolio the resources, tools, and insights needed to implement, grow, and sustain SAFe. As a single, easy-to-manage subscription, it enables the whole organization to realize the benefits of SAFe at scale.

Scaled Agility

Typical results reported by SAFe Enterprises.

50%

Faster Time-To-Market

50%

Defect Reduction

35%

Increase in Productivity

30%

Happier, More Engaged Employees

Philips is continuously driving to develop high-quality software in a predictable, fast and Agile way. SAFe addresses this primary goal, as well as offering these further benefits: reduced time to market and improved quality, stronger alignment across geographically distributed multi-disciplinary teams, and collaboration across teams to deliver meaningful value to customers with reduced cycle time.