Management framework

Summary

Terms

  1. Quality levels
    Reliable software, sustainable software and disposable software; see Release charter.

  2. Stories types
    Business stories and technical stories; see Work Breakdown.

  3. Estimates overheads
    Communication overhead and excellence overhead; see Work Breakdown.

Activities

Release startup includes the following steps:

  1. Analysis
    Focuses on requirements. Produces a release charter.

  2. Design
    Focuses on design. Produces an architecture description and a work breakdown.

  3. Estimation
    Focuses on estimates. Produces a refined work breakdown.

Minor features, that does not require a release charter, may use a change request that includes traits of an architecture description and a work breakdown.