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How to do Effective Capacity Planning in Scrum?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Scrum is the most widely used Agile framework. In Scrum, the work is divided into smaller goals which can be completed within time-boxed iterations called sprints. The length of each sprint is fixed and is normally between one week and one month, with two weeks being the most common.  Unfortunately, many scrum projects are not successful as teams ignore or miscalculate their capacity to do the Continue Reading

What is a Scrum Master and its roles and responsibilities.

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hello everyone, I use to hear a lot of questions regarding the scrum master. So today we are going to know about the scrum master, and his/her roles and responsibilities What is a Scrum Master? Scrum master is the servant leader liable for ensuring the team lives agile values and principles and follows the processes and practices. The Scrum Master is usually considered a teacher Continue Reading

SCRUMBAN- Stop Starting, Start Finishing

Reading Time: 3 minutes What is Scrumban Scrumban is a hybrid Agile framework combined from Scrum and Kanban. It’s a great transition step from scrum to Kanban.  A 2 week iteration with a pull based system is recommended to minimise batching of work and making this model effective. When to use Scrumban 1- Scrumban is a great solution for teams who need the structure of Scrum with the flexibility Continue Reading

Data Science Project Life Cycle

Reading Time: 2 minutes Overview The development life cycle of a data science project is different than the traditional software development life cycle. Though the development methodologies and practices vary across organisations but most of them have similar processes. One such well known process is the Cross Industry Standard Process for Data Mining (CRISP-DM) and this blog will present a summarised version of it. Data Science Life Cycle The life cycle of a data Continue Reading

Let’s Understand The Agile Methodology

Reading Time: 2 minutes First we have to see the previous methodology waterfall model which was used in software development and what are the drawbacks of waterfall model and how Agile overcome that issues which was present in waterfall model. Issues of Waterfall model Waterfall model consists of various phases like Requirement phase, Design, Implementation, Testing, Deployment and Maintenance phase.For long term software development, waterfall model can be used. Continue Reading

An Introduction to bitbucket pipeline

Reading Time: 4 minutes Bitbucket Pipelines is an integrated CI/CD service built into Bitbucket Cloud that’s integrated into the UI and sits alongside your repositories. It allows you to automatically build, test, and even deploy your code based on a configuration file in your repository. CI/CD tools are an integral part of a software team’s development cycle. Whether you’re using it to automate tests, a release process, or deployments to customers, Continue Reading

Agile Testing Pyramid

Reading Time: 3 minutes Hey folks, In this blog, we aim to briefly explore the agile testing pyramid. So, let’s get going. Here, we will get acquainted with the following topics by the end of this blog What a testing pyramid, an overview? Types of test Pyramid Unit Tests Service Tests UI Tests What is the testing pyramid? The agile test automation pyramid is a graphical strategy guide for Continue Reading

Agile Testing: An introduction

Reading Time: 5 minutes When we talk about Agile the first thing that pops into our mind is Agile development. But here we are going to see and learn about an introduction to Agile Testing that how testers work in Agile, the contrast between Agile Testing and development, and traditional vs. Agile approach. What is Agile Testing? In the world of software development, there are two very common terminologies, Continue Reading

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Unravel full potential with Business Agility

Reading Time: 2 minutes Even long-standing enterprises, in today’s world of digital disruption, are not cushioned from threats coming from the external environment. Business Agility transformation allows organizations to develop a competitive advantage and stay ahead of disruption. It’s a complete transformation of process and culture that allows organizations to be a driver of innovation in their respective industries. A lot of organizations are going agile these days because Continue Reading

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Business Agility: Transforming Organizations for Innovation & Speed

Reading Time: 6 minutes Even long-standing enterprises are not cushioned from threats coming from the external environment. The ways of doing business are changing faster than ever before. Disruptive innovation is the buzzword and business leaders are always worrying about where the next wave will change the face of an industry. After all, who knew that smartphones will alter the photography industry and eCommerce will change the face of Continue Reading

Auditing Agile Scrum Project

Reading Time: 3 minutes Why Audit Agile Scrum Projects? Effective Audit helps uncover problems and ensure efficiency. Ensuring effective quality delivery of the project. Ensure best practices adherence. To perform a “due diligence” review for all impacted Stakeholders. Unearth Problem areas proactively and work on solution/improvement Provides objective insights and Evaluates Risks Allows to Get Rid of Inefficient Processes Assessment of gaps that lead to corrective and preventive measures Continue Reading

Program Increment – Day 2

Reading Time: 6 minutes In my previous blog we saw how RTE sets the agenda for Program Increment session. It was more focused on setting up of business context by Leadership team. Sharing the Architecture vision by the System Architect, and Team getting into breakouts and preparing the Draft Plan followed by Management Review. Let us see how Day 2 looks like in the Program Increment Planning. At the Continue Reading

Program Increment – Day 1

Reading Time: 4 minutes Effective execution of Program Increment is very essential to reap true benefits. In my previous blog, we have seen what Program Increment is all about and what are the main factors to be considered while planning a Program Increment. Let us see how effectively we can use 2 days.  In this blog we will see how do we execute Program Increment Day 1 in detail Continue Reading