Link Details

Link 901819 thumbnail
User 1000715 avatar

By Anders_Abel
via kentorjava.com
Published: Jan 07 2013 / 17:27

I have personally always been a bit wary of story points, since in the end, they just seem to get translated back into hours anyway. I have been witness to this several times, both as a developer and a Scrum Master. When you ask people to estimate in story points, preferably with the standard definition of 1 story point equals one day of productive work, then you invariably get estimates that when you multiply them by 8 are the same as they would have been if you had estimated in hours in the first place.
  • 6
  • 0
  • 286
  • 662

Add your comment


Html tags not supported. Reply is editable for 5 minutes. Use [code lang="java|ruby|sql|css|xml"][/code] to post code snippets.

Voters For This Link (6)



Voters Against This Link (0)



    Java EE7
    Written by: Andrew Lee Rubinger
    Featured Refcardz: Top Refcardz:
    1. Design Patterns
    2. OO JS
    3. Cont. Delivery
    4. CI Patterns
    5. CI Tools
    1. Spring Integration
    2. Git
    3. Regex
    4. Java
    5. REST