Professional Scrum Development with Azure DevOps (Microsoft Press)
Monday, 22 March 2021

This guide shows how development teams can plan, track, and manage work by combining the Scrum agile framework and Microsoft’s Azure ALM/DevOps toolset. Richard Hundhausen covers team formation, backlogs, Sprints, test plans, collaboration, flow, continuous improvement, Azure Boards, Azure Test Plans, and the real-world tradeoffs associated with DevOps.

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The book has tips throughout from experienced Professional Scrum Developers, and Hundhausen has organized the material to complement Scrum.org’s Professional Scrum Developer (PSD) program.

Author: Richard Hundhausen
Publisher: Microsoft Press
Date: February 2021
Pages: 432
ISBN: 978-0136789239
Print: 0136789234
Kindle: B08F5HCNJ7
Audience: Developers interested in Scrum
Level: Intermediate
Category: Methodology

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Topics covered:

  •  Deepen your understanding of the Scrum framework and Professional Scrum as based on the 2020 Scrum Guide.
  • Provide proven work item planning and tracking, and quickly drive value from Azure Boards
  • Improve your Scrum “pre-game”: the tasks you’ll perform before your first Sprint
  • Use Azure DevOps to create and manage backlogs, plan Sprints, and collaborate throughout them
  • Improve at scale with Scaled Professional Scrum and the Nexus scaled Scrum framework
  • Recognize which practices are still most efficiently performed without tools
  • Define and optimize team flow, overcome common dysfunctions, and evolve into a high-performance Professional Scrum Team

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