- you need it to be able to forecast costs for the product (either internal production or for an external customer).
- You need it to be able to plan the releases and the roadmap.
- You need it for the current iteration, not to overload the team and as a key to make commitments.
- To prioritize the features and tasks.
How to estimate, which methodology to use is very complex: it depends a lot on the experience and attitude of the team members.
There are two sides involved in the estimation process. Continue reading “Estimating the tasks”