October 24, 2022

Artifact Development

Suite of process, project and program management documents

Scrum Artifacts

One of the most important elements used in Scrum to make the work effective and transparent is the use of Scrum Artifacts. Scrum Artifacts are a representation of value and work. Their main aim is to build transparency among the team members such that everyone in the team knows where the project is headed. This also helps the team members to anticipate the needs for the projects and makes them work on them meticulously.

There are three Artifacts of Scrum and each of them has a different commitment assigned to them which enhances the transparency and focus of the Scrum team. This helps the members of the team measure the progress of their project and makes them focus on those areas in which they may be lagging. The three Artifacts as mentioned in the Scrum Guide are:

Suite of process, project and program management documents

To Include:

  • Change Control Forms
  • Communication Plans
  • Project Charters
  • Process Maps
  • Project Plans
  • RACI Charts
  • Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)