July 1, 2016

Non-functional requirements in an Agile world 

Non-Functional Requirements in an Agile World  As an Agile enthusiast I’ve always rejected ‘Requirements’ as being old-school and contrary to the Agile way. However I’ve just come across Roxanne Millar’s book ‘The Quest for Software requirements: Probing questions to bring Non-functional requirements [NFRs] into focus’. While I am still a firm believer in User Stories…

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January 30, 2015

Stories at scale – part 3

This series has a part one and two Additional artefacts There is nothing wrong with creating additional artefacts if they help explain a particular concept or help transfer understanding around complexity. Agile does not seek to limit the options we have in communication through artefacts. With the agile-mindset, we know from Alistair Cockburn’s work on…

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