Should Documentation be in the Definition of Done?

Rob Woodgate

www.agiledocumentation.co.uk

@agiledoc

Waterfall

The Waterfall production line…..except with cars.

Specification

Expectation

Incorrect assumption

One for all…..

Documentation has

the hard deadline.

Look!

A multi-functional team!

Is documentation one of your deliverables?

Question 1

Can anyone other than the writer complete the documentation tasks?

Question 2

What proportion of documentation can be done quickly by the writer?

75% min for single-functional

50% min for semi-functional

Otherwise NO

Question 3

Is the quality of the input reliably high and consistent?

Question 4

Is the number of deliverable less than 2?

Question 5

Do you have proscriptive documentation standards and templates?

Question 6

Are enhancements front-loaded by the team?

Q3: Is the quality of the input reliably high and consistent?

Q4: Is the number of deliverable less than 2?

Q5: Do you have proscriptive documentation standards and templates?

Q6: Are enhancements front-loaded by the team?

Questions?

rwoodgate@companieshouse.gov.uk

www.agiledocumentation.co.uk

@agiledoc

www.DapperDox.io

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