Join Doug Rose for an in-depth discussion in this video Planning the release schedule, part of Agile at Work: Driving Productive Agile Meetings.
- A schedule release date might seem counter…to agile's ability to make frequent changes.…The product owner prioritizes the work every sprint.…If the product owner can't define the deliverable,…then how can they schedule a release date?…How can the team commit to delivery…when a customer can't define a product?…The reality is that agile delivers working software…every sprint.…It's not like a planned unveiling.…It doesn't come together in the end.…In every sprint, the product is built up bit by bit…getting better and better.…
New features are rolled in,…and the product owner finds improvements.…Still, the way an agile team works…is often inconsistent with what an organization demands.…They'll be trade shows and accounting pressures.…They'll be plenty of reasons to have a scheduled…release date.…The difference between how an agile team delivers…and what an organization demands…creates an expectations gap.…There are a few ways that you can fill this gap.…There's the product backlog, the release backlog,…and the sprint backlogs.…
In this course, agile expert Doug Rose outlines how to make agile meetings as productive as possible. He provides guidance on common activities such as release planning, daily stand-ups, sprint planning, and product demos. Throughout the course, learn about common meeting pitfalls and the challenges of keeping activities on track.
Watch more courses in the Agile at Work series by visiting Doug Rose's landing page here on the site.
Lynda.com is a PMI Registered Education Provider. This course qualifies for professional development units (PDUs). To view the activity and PDU details for this course, click here.
The PMI Registered Education Provider logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.