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Agile Estimation: Getting Started

by Chris Behrens

This course will teach you practical techniques to take what is fuzzy and undefined and bring it to a form that you can make business decisions with.

What you'll learn

Software estimation is something that even seasoned developers often struggle with. In this course, Agile Estimation: Getting Started, you'll learn what estimation really means in a software context. First, you'll explore the different ways to estimate. Next, you'll discover corporate, Agile estimation. Finally, you'll learn the important classic ways that estimations fail. When you're finished with this course, you'll have the skills and knowledge of Agile Estimation needed to make business decisions.

About the author

Chris B. Behrens is a writer, speaker and software developer, specializing in DevOps. He has been a developer and architect for more than twenty years focusing on small to medium size companies and the development changes they face. He focuses on his flavor of Fear Based Development, whereby a developer ranks their tasks in descending order of anxiety, and how to tackle them in that order. Chief among these anxiety-inducing processes is software deployment, a topic that Behrens focuses upon. He ... more

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