What Does The Sprint Planning Meeting Agenda Look Like?

A Sprint Planning Meeting is looking forward into the near future

Having an efficient sprint planning meeting agenda goes a long way in advancing a software product. Agile software development aims to add more value to a software product through incremental development. We call these increments sprints. Article first appeared on LinearB blog. A sprint represents a specific amount of work that can be completed in … Read more

What Is Scrum Velocity? The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly

A slow boat taking tourists to Burano Island in Venice.

Scrum is an agile framework for the development, delivery, and sustainment of complex software. In this article I touch on what scrum is, what scrum velocity is, and how to use it during software development. Article first appeared on LinearB Blog. What is Scrum? All methodologies for agile software development, including scrum, start with a … Read more

What is a Requirement Traceability Matrix

Clothes lines in Burano, Italy.

When developing software applications, we want to make sure the application does what the software requirements say it’s supposed to do, and testing proves that it does. In this article, I’ll explore how to link requirements to test cases, and I’ll explain what a requirement traceability matrix is and how to build a simple one. … Read more