A Practical Guide to Distributed Scrum (IBM Press) by Elizabeth Woodward,Steffan Surdek,Matthew Ganis

By Elizabeth Woodward,Steffan Surdek,Matthew Ganis

Succeed with Scrum in Even the most important, most intricate dispensed improvement Projects


Forewords by way of Ken Schwaber, Scott Ambler, Roman Pichler, and Matthew Wang


This is the 1st complete, sensible advisor for Scrum practitioners operating in large-scale disbursed environments. Written through 3 of IBM’s top Scrum practitioners—in shut collaboration with the IBM QSE Scrum group of greater than one thousand individuals worldwide—this e-book bargains particular, actionable tips for everybody who desires to be triumphant with Scrum within the enterprise.


Readers will stick with a trip throughout the lifecycle of a allotted Scrum venture, from envisioning items and constructing groups to getting ready for dash making plans and working retrospectives. every one bankruptcy offers a baseline drawn from “conventional” Scrum, then discusses extra concerns confronted via dispensed groups, and provides particular best-practice strategies, possible choices, and assistance the authors have pointed out via demanding, empirical experience.


Using real-world examples, the booklet demonstrates the best way to practice key Scrum practices, comparable to look-ahead making plans in geographically allotted environments. Readers also will achieve important new insights into the agile administration of complicated challenge and technical domains.


Coverage includes

  • Developing person tales and dealing with Product vendors as a allotted team
  • Recognizing and solving the failings Scrum may possibly display in present processes
  • Engaging in additional effective unencumber and dash planning
  • Conducting extreme, short day-by-day Scrum conferences in allotted environments
  • Managing cultural and language differences
  • Resolving dependencies, acting widespread integration, and holding transparency in geographically allotted environments
  • Successfully operating distant software program studies and demos
  • Brainstorming what labored and what didn’t, to enhance destiny Sprints

This ebook might be an vital source for each workforce chief, member, product proprietor, or supervisor operating with Scrum or different agile tools in any allotted software program improvement organization.

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