User Story is a term used with regard to the agile project management method Scrum. A User Story is a requirement from the user's perspective. The User Story contains the following elements: Designation/names, short textual description and acceptance criteria. User Stories are entered (with prioritization) into the product backlog in a Scrum project.


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