This is the third blog in the #scalingup series. Read the previous blog to find out more about our DevOps journey while scaling up.
No Really, What is scrum ? How do you define Scrum ?
A Scrum, as you can see in the image below, and as per wikipedia, is the method of restarting play in a Rugby game that involves players packing closely together with their heads down and attempting to gain possession of the ball.
I am pretty sure that is not the definition that you wanted to see, at least not in this blog. But, bear with me for a couple of seconds. It was not a failed attempt at a bad joke. I just wanted you to see the imagery and get a feel of what is happening. Also I wanted to throw some light on the history of that name. How did a Rugby method give its name to the popular Agile methodology that we use almost throughout the software engineering world.
An oversimplified definition of scrum is that it happens to be a common Agile framework where actions are planned to be…