Tags:scrum
  • 16May
    Backlog
    Posted By Brain Concert

    Backlog

    What is a backlog? Backlog is that list of characteristics that helps particular teams in maintaining their management projects. It is considered essential and adequate for a project towards its completion. In simpler terms we can say that Backlog…

  • 09May
    INVEST Guidelines – Testable Criteria
    Posted By Brain Concert

    INVEST Guidelines – Testable Criteria

    In this sixth and final article, it is analyzed the meaning of T from INVEST mnemonic: Testable. When discussing this aspect, usually it comes down to analyze the acceptance criteria defined. This user story cannot be considered "Done" unless the…

  • 08May
    INVEST Guidelines – Small Criteria
    Posted By Brain Concert

    INVEST Guidelines – Small Criteria

    In this fifth article, it is analyzed the meaning of S from INVEST mnemonic: Small. High quality user stories are small or sized appropriately. Stories represented up to few days of work (or few story points depending how the estimations is done)…

  • 05May
    INVEST Guidelines – Valuable Criteria
    Posted By Brain Concert

    INVEST Guidelines – Valuable Criteria

    In this third article, it is analyzed the meaning of V from INVEST mnemonic: Valuable. A good user story must define something that is of value to the end user. This could include a feature, performance requirement, or something the user has asked…

  • 04May
    INVEST Guidelines – Negotiable Criteria
    Posted By Brain Concert

    INVEST Guidelines – Negotiable Criteria

    In this second article, it is analyzed the meaning of N from INVEST mnemonic: Negotiable. According to the guidelines, a good user story should capture the essence of the customers’ requirements. It's not an explicit contract with all the…

  • 03May
    INVEST Guidelines – Independent User Stories
    Posted By Brain Concert

    INVEST Guidelines – Independent User Stories

       INVEST Guidelines are a set of recommendations, put together by Bill Wake (see original article here), to evaluate good quality user stories (or more general, Product Backlog Items). Each of the letter from INVEST mnemonic refers to a…

  • 07Apr
    Scrum Artifacts – Product Increment
    Posted By Brain Concert

    Scrum Artifacts – Product Increment

    One of the fundamental concepts of Scrum is the team must deliver a potentially shippable increment of code each sprint. This increment must include complete slices of product features, and it must be "Done." Additionally, the increment…

  • 06Apr
    Scrum Artifacts - Burn Down Chart
    Posted By Brain Concert

    Scrum Artifacts - Burn Down Chart

    The Burn Down Chart is a very simple tool use to monitor and show the progress of the current sprint. Is exposed in a public location so that any stakeholder can get the information on how the sprint is progressing against the initial plan. The…

  • 04Apr
    Agile HR best Unknown Facts
    Posted By Brain Concert

    Agile HR best Unknown Facts

    Agile methods or Agile procedures for the most part advance a restrained project management process  that energizes visit examination and adjustment, an authority that supports collaboration, self-association and responsibility, an arrangement of…

  • 20Mar
    What is the role of Project Manager in Scrum Projects
    Posted By Brain Concert

    What is the role of Project Manager in Scrum Projects

    Looking at Scrum methodology, one can see that there is no Project Manager role in it. No one assumes a position from where it can directly command and control project execution. So, it might say that there is no Project Manager role in Scrum…