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What is the best recommended duration of the sprint?
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Scrum recommends 1, 2, 3, and 4 weeks of sprints. Which duration (how many weeks) is good for the projects/products and why?
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Depends.
Depends on various factors, maturity being one. We had a discussion on this earlier this year. Sante had started a discussion and poll on the same.
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1 reply by Pench Batta
Oct 08, 2018 4:08 PM
Pench Batta
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Andrew, thanks for the update. I will look into Sante's discussion.
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I vote for 3 weeks. It's not too long or too short. However, if you are doing SAFe, it's better to do 2 weeks.
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1 reply by Pench Batta
Oct 08, 2018 4:09 PM
Pench Batta
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SAFe always recommends two weeks.
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3 weeks seems to be the most popular for my customers.
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1 reply by Pench Batta
Oct 08, 2018 4:09 PM
Pench Batta
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Cool!
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Sprint duration depends on may factors that must be taken into account before a sprint started. Considring a fixed duration is not the right thing to do.
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1 reply by Pench Batta
Oct 08, 2018 4:10 PM
Pench Batta
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I think we need fix the duration of the sprint. Otherwise, we may loose the sustainability.
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Oct 07, 2018 7:37 PM
Replying to Andrew Craig
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Depends.
Depends on various factors, maturity being one. We had a discussion on this earlier this year. Sante had started a discussion and poll on the same.
Andrew, thanks for the update. I will look into Sante's discussion.
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Oct 07, 2018 10:40 PM
Replying to Kristina Frazier-Henry
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3 weeks seems to be the most popular for my customers.
Cool!
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Oct 07, 2018 8:24 PM
Replying to Denise Canty
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I vote for 3 weeks. It's not too long or too short. However, if you are doing SAFe, it's better to do 2 weeks.
SAFe always recommends two weeks.
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Oct 08, 2018 5:46 AM
Replying to Sergio Luis Conte
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Sprint duration depends on may factors that must be taken into account before a sprint started. Considring a fixed duration is not the right thing to do.
I think we need fix the duration of the sprint. Otherwise, we may loose the sustainability.

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