Scrum Forum Hangzhou China 2009 Research Tasks Discussion


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Scrum Forum Hangzhou China 2009 Research Tasks Discussion

  1. 1. Scrum Forum Hangzhou 2009 Perficient China Challenge Blocks Your Way Discussion
  2. 2. Challenge <ul><ul><li>When we meet technical challenge what shall we do? </li></ul></ul>Research – how exciting !!! <ul><ul><li>SOS... help, help, help !!! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Recruit expert </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Scenario 1 <ul><ul><li>There are couple of user stories that depend on technical research. Nobody knows where to start. We can’t even move forward if we don't have a solution. One person tells me: “No, no. Mission impossible.” Another one tells me: “Easy, give me couple of weeks.” Clients and boss keep asking “Hey... man, when can you demo?” </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Scenario 1 - Discussion <ul><ul><li>How would you manage this? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How do you estimate? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How do you record hours spent on research? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How do you measure velocity/productivity? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How do you track the progress of research and align it with sprint progress? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>What will the burn down chart look like? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Besides using Google, how do you get technical help? How do you communicate with technical support? </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Scenario 2 - Discussion <ul><ul><li>Given a project where nobody on the team knows the technology and solution, how would you ramp up for this project? </li></ul></ul>