Agile Development release notes

ServiceNow® Agile Development enhancements and updates in the Istanbul release.

Agile Development is an iterative and incremental process for software development environments. Scrum is one of the most popular methodologies.

Activation information

Agile Development is activated by default with activation of the Project Portfolio Suite with Financials (com.snc.financial_planning_pmo) plugin.

It can also be activated independently with activation of the Agile Development (com.snc.sdlc.scrum.pp) plugin.

New in the Istanbul release

Prerequisite and dependent stories

Prerequisite Stories and Dependent stories related lists on a story form allow you to specify the related stories to an existing story.

Changed in this release

  • Roles: The following roles are added to scrum_team_member:
    • rm_scrum_task_admin
    • rm_enhancement_admin
    • rm_defect_admin

Removed in this release

  • Roles: The scrum_story_creator role is removed from scrum_team_member.