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11/12/2015 by Alan Zucker
The triple constraint is well known, but it has its problems. Here I propose the "project box" for describing the interaction of time, cost, quality, and scope for many software projects.
11/11/2015 by Stacey Ackerman
My family has been a Scrum team since long before the word Scrum first entered my vocabulary. No, we don't play rugby or build websites. It's how we work as a team that makes us a Scrum family.
11/10/2015 by Samantha Webb
Distributed Scrum is never going to be easy, but there are ways to make it easier. Here is a practical guide for ScrumMasters of distributed teams to make the process work as best it can.
11/9/2015 by Chinthaka Pietersz
Is it difficult for testers to adapt to Scrum? I don't think so, but here are what I think are the difficulties -- and the rewards.
11/5/2015 by Terry Floyd
In my experience, certain factors can slow teams down or even stop them in their tracks. But if we "walk our pets" in Agile, we can avoid some of these problems.
11/4/2015 by Brent Breaux
Most teams understand the value of defining stories. Often, though, teams are challenged to define an item as to whether it is ready to get from the product backlog into a sprint backlog.
11/3/2015 by Randy Wilk
In transforming my organization from Waterfall to Agile, one of my biggest challenges was moving from function-based teams to cross-functional, feature-based teams. I thought I would share my story for others looking to do the same.
11/3/2015 by Bhargav Ram Vedula
This article discusses some of the metrics that I have come across recently that are anti-Agile patterns. I would like to highlight them and elicit your comments and suggestions.
11/2/2015 by Simas Torgovickis
Does everyone on your team have the same definition for sprint success? Because individual definitions can vary, it's worth coming up with a standard for your team.
10/30/2015 by Kenneth Adams
Transitioning to Scrum is a paradigm shift, and not necessarily an easy one. This article discusses some lessons learned through pain and triumph and tries to boil them down to a few do's and don'ts.