What is Sprint planning in Agile project management?

Sprint Planning meeting is one of the key activities in Agile project management. (see Release and Iteration Planning). Generally, Agile teams need to deliver a working product at the end of  each Sprint. However some organizations also use a Sprint Zero. Sprint Zero is used exclusively for planning the first Sprint and no work product is delivered at the end of Sprint Zero. Usage of Sprint Zero is decided by the team and complexity of the project. [Read more…]

What is Agile methodology? Examples, when to use it, advantages and disadvantages

Agile software development methodology is an process for developing software (like other software development methodologiesWaterfall model, V-Model, Iterative model etc.) However, Agile methodology differs significantly from other methodologies. In English, Agile means ‘ability to move quickly and easily’ and responding swiftly to change – this is a key aspect of Agile software development as well.

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