We don't do Scrum

The Agile Manifesto

The Agile Manifesto

Agile Frameworks

Inspect and Adapt Loops

Scrum is like chess. You either play it as its rules state, or you don’t. Scrum and chess do not fail or succeed. They are either played, or not.
Ken Schwaber

The Scrum Framework

The Scrum Framework

5-9 team members

Product Owner


The Scrum Framework

Product Backlog

As a Product Owner
I want to have the items at the top of the Product Backlog be well defined and scoped
so that they are ready to be picked up by the team

Product Backlog

Predicting a release

Release Burndown Chart

Sprint Backlog

Sprint Burndown Chart

Product Increment

Definition of Done

Per story

  • Unit / vertical tests
  • Code reviewed
  • Code landed

Per release

  • Monitoring in place
  • Security checklist complete
  • Knowledge portal updated

The Scrum Framework

The most efficient and effective method of conveying information to and within a development team is face-to-face conversation.
Agile Manifesto Principle

Sprint Planning

Timeboxed: 4hrs for a 2 week sprint

Daily Scrum

Timeboxed: 15min

Backlog Refinement

Sprint Retrospective

Timeboxed: 1.5hrs for a 2 week sprint

Sprint Review

Timeboxed: 2hrs for a 2 week sprint

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