What is “Done” in a Sprint?

When discussing Scrum Sprints, we mention the importance of establishing the Definition of Done for each Sprint. Since each phase is designed to let the team create a fully functioning releasable product at the end of each Sprint, it is absolutely vital to have a clear definition of what will mark the completion of the…read more

How Can Agile Methodologies Improve Your Business?

Agile Strategic Solutions wants to help software developers make the most of their production process. To this end, we offer several different certification classes to better help you and your company make the most of each project. Recently, we’ve offered a certification class for the Scaled Agile Framework, where experienced Agile and industry professionals will…read more

Scrum Training Continues After Your Certification Class

Agile Strategic Solutions has offered Certified ScrumMaster training sessions and ongoing support for those who enroll. While our training sessions are short, two-day classes, the amount of information we convey during our sessions will set you up for success in the implementation of Scrum Management. At Agile Strategic Solutions, we believe that becoming certified in…read more

Waterfall vs the Scrum Method

  When you’re looking to improve your company’s development process in order to increase speed and communication across teams, you have a number of options available. From Agile Methods to Waterfall methodology, each option will benefit your business in different ways. Today, we’ll take a look at the differences between Waterfall and Scrum methods.  …read more

Scrum Management Can Improve Teamwork!

In today’s industry, many companies focus on individual responsibilities, letting each department, team, or employee focus on their designated tasks without cooperation or collaboration with the larger team. When implementing Scrum Management into your workplace, the emphasis on teamwork can be the largest hurdle to overcome.   Why is Teamwork so Hard? After years or…read more

What is a Release Train?

At Agile Strategic Solutions, we specialize in training individuals to be certified in Scrum Management. While we strongly believe that Scrum management can benefit your business, even outside of software development, we also offer training in the Scaled Agile Framework. Within the framework, we’ll teach you how to implement the release train to properly schedule…read more

All About SAFe Training

Software development is becoming more and more complex as technology advances, and the struggle for developers to keep up with the competition is becoming more and more pronounced. When a large team works together to complete a project, it can, at best, be a confusing process, full of miscommunications, and specific departments delegated to completing…read more

The Five Scrum Values

As a team-based philosophy, Scrum has a set of five core values that form the groundwork for the Scrum Team’s interactions with each other and the process by which they create products. These values help them navigate challenges and maintain the Scrum mentality, even at times of stress and strain. What are the five values?…read more

What Does the Development Team Do?

The last key component of a successful Scrum framework is the Scrum Development Team. While these individuals are not required to be certified in Scrum framework and practices, they are expected to run their development process according to the principles of Scrum. Development Teams do not have designated roles like developer, engineer, or designer. Everyone…read more