Backlog Grooming

Meaning & Definition

Backlog grooming is a periodical process in which product managers, product owners, and the rest of the team discuss, evaluate, and prioritize backlog items. Backlog grooming’s major purpose is to keep the backlog up to date and to guarantee that backlog item are ready for forthcoming sprints. Furthermore, the approach assists product managers in explaining and aligning the organization behind the strategy that informs backlog items. Backlog grooming, also known as backlog management, backlog refinement, pre-planning, or storytime, is a common practice among Scrum and agile product teams.

Share This Post

More from Blogs