What is User Story Template in Agile software development?

In Agile Software development, requirements are captured from the point of value of the user. There are usually several actors that are acting on the system called User Personas (example: User, Admin, Customer, Supplier etc). It should not be written from a developer or tester or manager’s perspective. The Product Owner along with team usually writes user stories and the Product Owner explains the User Story to the development team, and clarifies any questions the team might have. [Read more…]

What are Agile Software Development approaches? Scrum, Kanban, XP explained

Several Agile frameworks are existing in the commercial market which are being widely used by the organizations. All these agile framework embrace Agile manifesto, Agile principles and values. The following section describes the agile software development approaches in detail.

The scope of this syllabus document covers three agile frameworks or approaches:

  1. Scrum
  2. Kanban
  3. Extreme Programming (XP)

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