How to Transition to Agile Story Points

In this article, I’ll cover how a newly formed Scrum team can transition from estimating in days to estimating in points and velocity. In Waterfall projects, the cost of development is estimated in days using the following formula so that the estimated cost of the project can be provided upfront to the business to justify the … Read more

Emergence of Agile

Agile software development methods emerged as an alternative to traditional software development in 2001 by a group of practitioners to address the shortcoming of traditional software development methods. Unlike traditional process driven methods, Agile emphasises on team relationship and role of people over institutionalised processes, contracts and detailed documentation encapsulated in Agile Manifesto: Individuals and … Read more

Waterfall to Agile Transition

There is no denying the fact that Agile methods are growing in popularity in becoming the most favourite software delivery methods. However successful agile transition requires more than the adoption of agile ceremonies and practices. Unlike other methodologies, agile methods require a philosophical shift in thinking and management style. Ade Shokhoya covers how organisations can … Read more