While some agilists consider only user stories as necessary, Gerard Meszaros believes that we need to find the proper balance between upfront planning and decision deferring. In this presentation, Meszaros explains what should be going on behind the curtains from product conception to the user stories backlog.
Gerard Meszaros is an independent consultant specializing in agile development processes. He is typically involved in the early parts of projects where the project scope and development process are first decided. He is the author of “xUnit Test Patterns – Refactoring Test Code”, receiving a Jolt Productivity Award in the Best Technical Book category.
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