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Delivering User Experience With Agile Development Teams

Published: 25 June 2015

ID: G00269901

Analyst(s): Nathan Wilson , Magnus Revang , Mike West


Increasingly, the success of an application is determined by its user experience (UX). Application development leaders must integrate UX specialists and processes with agile development teams to meet the raised expectations.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Designate a User Experience Lead Who Will Work Alongside the Product Owner
    • Prioritization of User Stories According to User Needs
    • Creating New User Stories Based on Evolving User Insight
    • Ensuring User Stories Are Delivered With a High-Quality UX
  • Engage UX Designers With the Skills Necessary to Deliver Success in an Agile Environment
  • Avoid BDUF by Doing UX Design Parallel to Agile Development

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