Host: Kim Duncan
Notetaker: Emily G.
An AgileOpenFlorida session
Continuously defining and refining
Build relationships with product owner and developers
Tools used: Pivotal Tracker, Target Process, @Task
How far in advance to work stories?
spikes important to set time limits. Also called spike0; no software delivered
product manager role vs business analyst / or Program Mgr vs BA - combining both can damage relationships
How much tech knowledge is needed by a BA? Need to be a dev? Not really. Just good logic and business aptitude.
Systems analysts vs Business Analysts - write specs; interpret requirements; tell PO impact of decisions
User story - high level definition of specs explaining what is needed
Written as: As a role I want XYZ so that ABC - stand alone deliverable module