Category Archives: Scrum

What is Scrum? A Short Glossary

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Scrum is the most widely used agile framework worldwide. When asked which Agile frameworks, methodologies or practices they use, almost three quarters (72%) of the companies that took part in the 13th Annual State of the Agile survey, stated that Scrum is their framework of choice. Over half (54%) of the respondents said that they […]

How can Scrum be Successful? Competences of the Scrum Product Owner – Research Paper

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For some time now, the effectiveness of Scrum has been proven through the use of this Agile framework by large organizations. One of the key members of a Scrum team is the Product Owner. But what exactly makes a PO effective? Research conducted by the HU University of Applied Sciences has looked at exactly which […]

Scrum vs. Kanban

For some time now, Scrum has been the leading Agile framework used by organizations around the world. The Version One State of Agile Report has shown a year-on-year increase in the adoption of Scrum with 68% of organizations using Scrum or a Scrum Hybrid in 2017. However, Kanban, an Agile framework which has some similarities […]