Agile and Scrum framework is hot topic in software project management, this course provide the need information to start your journey using Agile and Scrum in your work and gain the need knowledge for be agile, through out the course you will learn what is agile and what is scrum, scrum history, scrum roles, scrum ceremonies and scrum artifacts.
Agile is used now in every aspect of project management starting from software and forward to many other fields, and become a mindset by it’s values and principle that provide guidance on how to deal with change and uncertainty.
Agile practices involve discovering requirements and developing solutions through the collaborative effort of self-organizing and cross-functional teams and their customer(s)/end user(s). It advocates adaptive planning, evolutionary development, early delivery, and continual improvement, and it encourages flexible responses to change. [wikipedia]
It was popularized by the Manifesto for Agile Software Development. The values and principles espoused in this manifesto were derived from and underpin a broad range of software development frameworks, including Scrum. [wikipedia]
While there is much anecdotal evidence that adopting agile practices and values improves the agility of software professionals, teams and organizations, the empirical evidence is mixed and hard to find. [wikipedia]
Agile software development methods support a broad range of the software development life cycle. Some methods focus on the practices, while some focus on managing the flow of work. [wikipedia]