Build

In this phase of delivering the product, we take what has been learned in Discovery and Prototyping, and we begin to build the digital product itself:

  • Inputs to Build: What we need to ensure is in place in order to start this phase.

  • Backlog Management: Gathering all the user needs, prioritising, and ensuring there is the right information.

  • Backlog Scouting: Working ahead to ensure the

  • Sprint Planning: Starting each sprint by taking the highest priority backlog items and planning how to deliver them.

  • Sprinting: The day to day work in a build sprint.

  • Sprint Review: At the end of the sprint, reporting on what was done and demonstrating the thing.

  • Sprint Retrospective: Learning from the sprint, and looking to improve the way we work.

The Build phase is also known as 'Beta' in the public sector.