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4/18/2014 by Ravishankar N
DevOps and Agile complement each other to deploy working functionality into production faster. This article focuses on a subset of DevOps philosophy in the context of Agile development and highlights the key considerations for DevOps and Agile to coexist for expedited delivery. . . .
4/18/2014 by Marmamula Prashanth Kumar
Complete transformation from Waterfall to Agile is very difficult, as it involves a drastic change of mind-set and culture on the part of the individuals involved. It is easier to apply minute changes rather than huge ones, so I am proposing a middle path, one where instead of drastic moves we are looking at small changes that nonetheless lead toward Agile.
4/17/2014 by Gilbert Villanueva Jr.
One of the basic principles of Agile development is customer involvement in the project. The customer or user of the software is the single entity that provides what every Agile development team should most seek: customer satisfaction. . . .
4/17/2014 by Rishi Devendra
A lot of projects follow Scrum. There is often debate about which day to start a new sprint. . . . Here are a few important points to consider before choosing your sprint start day.
4/16/2014 by Sanni Babu Yegi
A risk is an uncertain event that could impact your chosen path should it be realized. Risks are events that are not currently affecting you -- they haven't happened yet. Once a risk is realized, it has the potential to become an issue. . . .
4/16/2014 by Suma Kumar
Have you been hampered by the challenge of explaining how to do story point estimation to people who have for years done estimation using number of hours or man-days? Do you find it difficult to understand story point estimation and release planning in story points? Learn to make flowers with me, and I will teach you story point estimation and release planning!
4/15/2014 by Philip Rogers,Eric King
This is a test of the Agile Emergency Management System. This is only a test. If this were an actual Agile emergency, this message would be followed by instructions based on the severity of the actual Agile emergency. This is only a test. . . .
4/15/2014 by Santhosh Vivekananda
Scrum is widely used in the software industry today for the execution of projects. This paper uses the elements of Scrum and gives direction on extending the Scrum framework to conduct performance management. . . .
4/14/2014 by Albert Arul Prakash Rajendran
In Scrum, we accept that accurate estimation is not possible on high-level stories, and so we use story points. Yet during sprint planning, most teams break down the story into fine-grained tasks, and then they go right ahead and put hours against these tasks. . . .
4/14/2014 by Vijay Bandaru
It takes time for a Scrum team to reach the high-performing stage. But you, as ScrumMaster, can compress that time. How?