Agile & JIRA for beginners

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What is Agile? Agile is a project management methodology used by organizations to execute projects. Agile focus on delivering value quicker without getting in bogged down due to the organizations red tape and processes. Agile is an iterative project management methodology focused on self-organized team to take decision and move faster by monitoring the progress on a daily basis through scrum meetings / stand ups. The tool used to help with this process is called JIRA.

Agile Manifesto for software development states that the Agile team value the items on the left more than the one on the right.

Individuals and interactions over processes and tools
Working software over comprehensive documentation
Customer collaboration over contract negotiation
Responding to change over following a plan

Kanban and Scrum are frameworks that helps the Agile team to adhere to Agile principles.

Resources

Agile Manifesto – https://agilemanifesto.org/

Download the scrum guide from here – https://www.scrumguides.org/index.html

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