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Your list of stories is perfect as written, John! The methods we now call "Agile" share in common the idea of iterative development, per William Rouse's seminal article on managing software projects (1970). They assume you will create a basic functionality, then add functionality on top of it. Per Bogdan's excellent point, most tools I've used have a ...


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Iterative and Incremental Work Can Have Prerequisites In the typical agile development model, stories build on one another. In this case, "independent" doesn't mean it has no relationship whatsoever to other user stories. In the context of INVEST, it simply means the story can be worked on or tested separately from other product backlog items (PBIs) ...


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You cannot totally eliminate dependencies. Some story will depend on another, some feature will need another feature to be built first, some new feature will be desired only after you see and interact with some already built feature, etc. That's just the nature of things. So the "Independent" in INVEST isn't about eliminating dependencies, it is about ...


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Agile is a mindset and as Ashok mentioned earlier, one of the values recognized by Agile teams, is prioritizing working software over comprehensive documentation. If said SRS or any formal documentation is needed for business ore compliance reasons, it can be created as part of the user stories / or tasks within a story. Be mindful however not to go down the ...


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Working software over comprehensive documentation One of the four main declarations made in the Manifesto for Agile Software Development is: ...we have come to value: ... Working software over comprehensive documentation If I were the buyer, I will rather take a copy of the Jira (or other issue tracking software) than an SRS (Software Requirements ...


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I've done more research. And from the resource below, it sounds like it is something that is not part of agile (since in Agile you are not bound to any strict list of requirements from start to finish), but can be incorporated into it if required. Does Formal Requirements Documentation Have A Place In Agile If you really need to have a formal SRS, then ...


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