Scrum Agile Project Management

3 Simple Tools for Successful Scrum Meetings

June 28, 2016 0

The Agile Manifesto says that “The most efficient and effective method of conveying information to and within a development team is face-to-face conversation”, but many meetings are a dull waste of time, even for Scrum teams.

Agile Metrics: Velocity is not the Goal

June 14, 2016 0

Velocity is one of the most common metrics used – and one of the most commonly misused – on Scrum and Agile projects. Velocity is simply a measurement of speed in a given direction, the rate at which a team is delivering toward a product release. As with a vehicle en route to a particular destination, increasing the speed may appear to ensure a timely arrival.

SpiraPlan 5.0 Released

June 7, 2016 0

Inflectra has announced the release of SpiraTest, SpiraPlan and SpiraTeam, the latest version of its requirements management, test management and agile project-planning ALM suite.

Techniques to Improve Sprint Retrospectives – Part 1

June 6, 2016 1

Sprint retrospectives are an important tool for Agile software development teams that want to implement continuous improvement and adjustment to their working context. In this article, Jesus Mendez provides some techniques that could help improving the outcome of your Sprint retrospectives.