The Sprint Backlog is composed of the Sprint Goal (why), the set of Product Backlog items selected for the Sprint (what), as well as an actionable plan for delivering the Increment (how).

The Sprint Backlog is a plan by and for the Developer. It is a highly visible, real-time picture of the work that the Developer plan to accomplish during the Sprint in order to achieve the Sprint Goal. Consequently, the Sprint Backlog is updated throughout the Sprint as more is learned. It should have enough detail that they can inspect their progress in the Daily Scrum.


Definition of "Done"
The Definition of Done is a formal description of the state of the Increment when it meets the quality measures require…
Sprint Goal
The Sprint Goal is the single objective for the Sprint. Although the Sprint Goal is a commitment by the Developer, it p…

Is included in

Scrum’s artifacts represent work or value. They are designed to maximize transparency of key information. Thus, everyon…