Who is responsible for recording work estimates during a sprint?
Who takes care ofestimate PBIs? The Product Owner’s mission is to give each product backlog the functionalities or items to be produced during the sprint. During the planning session, the team must take into account its capacity who will determine the average velocity.
We talked about velocity in the video on La Minute Agile, don’t hesitate to watch it. Calculating velocity is very simple to perform. Here is an example image of a board at the end of a sprint: At the end of the sprint, we will take the effort points of each of the requests in “done” and we will add them.
The velocity indicator in the scrum method. Commonly used in the Scrum method, velocity is used to gauge and estimate the amount of work your team can complete in a sprint.
There are several methods of estimation such as t-shirt sizing, for example, where t-shirt sizes are artificially used, or the best known, poker planning. The development team’s agile velocity is calculated at the end of a sprint.
Many people new to scrum ask me what velocity is and how velocity is calculated. So I decided to make a very simple article to help them. The velocity of a sprint represents the total number of effort points (or ideal days) of all the elements that are 100% completed.