DIGITAL MICRO SERVICES CASE STUDY

Customer Profile

Digital Micro Services was founded in 2014. Some of the Services Digital Micro Services provide are Bespoke Software Application Development and Implementation Services, Website Design and Development, and AWS Cloud Consultancy and Implementation Support.

Kosala de Silva, the Co-founder and COO gave his valuable inputs how QuickScrum has helped his organization.


What led you to QuickScrum?

We are a group of innovative software entrepreneurs, embarking into our next venture to provide a platform to enable businesses to provision their business software in Express mode.

“Well. Main reason is the cost. QS charge by individual user level where JIRA charge by less for few and when the numbers increase the amount is high. Additionally, when we evaluate the QS it was more design for the Agile development process and we can run scrum and sprints easily. “


How easily did the team adapt to QuickScrum?

“Since the team is already adopt to the Agile Development environment it was very easy to introduce the QS for the team.”


How QuickScrum has improved your day-to-day life?

“Well. We are using the QS to manage day to day work, worklog, running sprints, planning backlog etc. So with this tool we can run the full agile development process.”

Product backlog

is a consolidated requirements list, which is prioritized based on business values.

Sprint Planning

is a means to identify what can be delivered in the Increment and how will the work needed to deliver the Increment be achieved.

Release Planning

defines the contents of a release or a specific shippable product increment.

Sprint Review meeting

is a means to collect feedback from users, and revise the required items in product backlog. This happens in collaboration between the team and PO.

Retrospection

follows Inspect and Adapt principle. The main purpose is to continue what worked well, reason out the problems faced during the sprint and how it can be done differently.


Lastly, what do you see as the benefits of using QuickScrum?

We are a start-up software development company, working on software development projects for overseas clients. Can we build industry specific Software as a Service (SaaS) applications for these small businesses that can be express delivered? At Digital Micro Services, we believe we can.

“It is easy to use. And cost effective. QS team is very friendly and listen to the client feedback and implement key improvements / developments needed in timely manner.

When we raise an issue QS team is attend to it immediately and respond ASAP. Also QS site has many tools and documents are very useful.”