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Misapplied Scrum

Artem Marchenko
http://agilesoftwaredevelopment.com

Ideal Scrum

Popular adoption path


Presentation Tool Own effort

Wow, we can replan whenever we like!

Problems
Refactoring takes ages What does Scrum Master actually do? Stuck in the next sprint details Velocity? Nokia test?

Process maintenance

A vehicle for process and experimentation


Try writing tests before writing code Try short iterations Try long iterations Try analyzing before coding Try analyzing after coding Try timeboxing analysis

Is somebody missing?
Yahoo! experience Conservative estimate of velocity increase of a coached team is 35% per year
Often 300-400%

ROI of expensive first class trainers > 100%

Your experience