Products & Teams

Another increment was just released! Up until now, you could play with only one predefined Product and one predefined Team. That would cover only tiny software shops. Now, with this release, a podium is set for larger organizations that are… Continue Reading →

Ability to Innovate Reloaded

As the title might suggest the latest release brings a new perspective to an already existing Ability to Innovate (A2I) Key Value Area, hence – reloaded. We worked hard through several cycles in pursuit of our mission bringing Agile Tools… Continue Reading →

List of metrics

Agile Tools will provide a number of metrics grouped into four Key Value Areas. The list is comprehensive but by no means complete as the library will continue to grow. Each Key Value Area (KVA), you might as well call… Continue Reading →

How well is your Product Backlog maintained?

According to Scrum Guide the Product Backlog is defined as an ordered list of everything that is known to be needed in the product. It is the single source of requirements for any changes to be made to the product…. Continue Reading →

Agile Tools for Enterprises

A tool for organizations needs some features like accounts governance. Agile Tools is already offering a mechanics to invite users to be connected to organization’s account. The first user that creates an account goes through the onboarding process and “claims”… Continue Reading →

Team stability

Let me start with a statement – based on my 20+ years of experience: The Team is like a nuclear reactor – it can create enormous power output resulting in god-like outcome – electricity in every home! Or, it can… Continue Reading →

Agile Tools Beta has landed

We want to be as lean as possible and we believe delivering early and often is the way to approach the market and early adopters.  In Beta, we would like to demonstrate the principles of what is to come. In… Continue Reading →

Ability to Innovate

The Agile Tools service is currently focusing on organizations producing software, so the context of innovation is set around digital products and services. There are so many factors influencing the success or failure to produce new innovative services that it… Continue Reading →

Ability to prioritize

Owning and maintaining a Product Backlog comes with quite some responsibility. If you are a Product Owner then you are familiar with day-to-day decisions about the content and the order of the work. Which User Story is more valuable for… Continue Reading →

Releasable Product Increments?

One of the expectations of implementing Scrum is the ability to create potentially releasable increments in every iteration. This implies testing User Stories in the same Sprint as they are being developed. Scrum has changed our approach not only in… Continue Reading →