Agile Methods: Kanban vs Scrum

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On its own, agile is more of a mindset, and there are several established frameworks that one can adopt to achieve agility.

The two most popular methods to achieve agile principles are Kanban and Scrum. Kanban (Japanese: 看板) is used to to manage a continous queue of work items, which was originally developed by Taiichi Ohno at Toyota for lean manufacturing. Adopted from the Toyota production system, core ideas…