What Are We Committing to in a Sprint? PDF Print E-mail
Written by Ed Willis   
Saturday, 10 July 2010 18:26

My first post on Rally's agile blog. Here's an excerpt:Commitment

Question: What are we, as Scrum team members, committing to in a sprint? The higher-level Sprint Goal or the more detailed set of selected Product Backlog? If you are a customer of the team, what is the team telling you it will do? I recall being pretty confused about what the team was committing to in Sprint planning after reading Agile Software Development with Scrum, by Ken Schwaber and Mike Beedle, for the first time. There seemed to be some ambiguity around whether the Scrum Team commits to the set of selected Product Backlog items or to the Sprint Goal, which is a higher level and less precise concept.

The article can be read in its entirety here.

Last Updated on Sunday, 11 July 2010 03:36