Sprint Planning Meeting The Sprint Planning Meeting is the key ceremony of Scrum Framework. It is the first meeting to kick off the sprint. It is attended by the Scrum Master, Development Team and the Product Owner, along with interested and invited stakeholders. The meeting is time boxed to 4 hours for a 2 week […]
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Lean Software Development The term lean software development originated in a book by the same name, written by Mary Poppendieck and Tom Poppendieck. The book explains how the lean principles from manufacturing offer a better approach to software development. The book presents the traditional lean principles in a modified form, as well as a set […]
Lean Principles “LEAN IS… A mindset, or way of thinking, with a commitment to achieve a totally waste- free operation that’s focused on your customer’s success….It is achieved by simplifying and continuously improving all processes and relationships in an environment of trust, respect and full employee involvement….It is about people, simplicity, flow, visibility, partnerships and […]
What is Estimation & Why Estimation is the process of finding an estimate, or approximation, which is a value that is usable for some purpose even if input data may be incomplete, uncertain, or unstable. The value is nonetheless usable because it is derived from the best information available. In every or most aspect of […]
Lean Thinking While exploring Lean, Lean & Agile… I came across this great compilation ‘Lean Primer – by Craig Larman & Bas Vodde‘. I found each word of the research work to be insightful to understand the ‘Lean Thinking’ the Toyota Way. This article is completely adaptation from the same compilation.
What is Agile? Agile software development is a group of software development methods in which solutions evolve through collaboration among self-organizing, cross-functional teams. It promotes adaptive planning, evolutionary development, early delivery, continuous improvement, and encourages rapid and flexible response to change.