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Toward a new modified Release Burnup Chart

Modified Release Burnup v1.31 with visualizations for Defects and Quality Improvements

Over the years I have always instructed Agile Team to not point Defects, or Spikes or Technical Debt, etc.  Many of us Agile Coaches taught this way, it wasn’t just me.  Then along came a blog post by Mike Cohn about recommending pointing Defects (http://www.mountaingoatsoftware.com/blog/should-story-points-be-assigned-to-a-bug-fixing-story LINK).   I chewed on this for quite some time… Read More