A A small, concise statement of functionality or quality needed to deliver value to a specific stakeholder. is a brief and concise description of a functionality or The degree to which a set of inherent characteristics fulfills needs. of a product or a service. It is informative and is written in spoken language.
How many times did we hear the client say: you implemented what was written, but this is not what I wanted? See end user. stories focus on the value for the business. They invite the exploration of requirements by encouraging further discussions with stakeholders.
A A small, concise statement of functionality or quality needed to deliver value to a specific stakeholder. is typically a sentence or two, each one containing 10 to 15 words, describing the need(s) of a See end user., their intended See business goal. and any additional information required to understand the story.
A A small, concise statement of functionality or quality needed to deliver value to a specific stakeholder. is not an untouchable list of needs. It is regularly modified, which makes it very common to use in agile A body of methods, techniques, procedures, working concepts, and rules used to solve a problem..
Why use User Stories?
Captures A group or individual with a relationship to the change, the need, or the solution. needs and prioritize development of solutions
Provides a basis for estimating and planning solution delivery.
Allows generating See end user. acceptance tests
Measures the delivery of value.
Traces and retraces requirements.
Creates a basis for additional analysis.
Assists A temporary endeavour undertaken to create a unique product, service, or result. management and Collecting data on a continuous basis from a solution in order to determine how well a solution is implemented compared to expected results. See also metric; indicator..
How to create a User Story
Who is accountable for writing user stories?
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