Create an agile group in Agile Development 2.0

Create an assignment group to be used for agile development. The group created is of Agile Team type.

Before you begin

Role required: scrum_master, scrum_admin


  1. Navigate to Agile Development > Create Agile Group.
  2. Enter a descriptive group name in the Name field.
  3. Enter a brief Description of the group.
  4. Click Submit.
    Assignment group is created and the form reopens with additional fields, related links, and related lists.
  5. Fill in the fields, as appropriate.
    Table 1. Group form
    Field Description
    Manager The manager of the group.
    Group capacity (points) The number of points a group can accommodate in each sprint.

    Group capacity of a group is calculated as sum of Average points per sprint of all the members of that group.

    Group email Email address of the group.
    Related Links
    Create Sprints Access the Create Sprints dialog box. Fill in the fields and then click OK to create multiple sprints for the current group. The new sprints are added to the Sprints related list of the group.
    Plan Sprints Access the Sprint Planning Board. Use this board to display and groom stories for the group based on group or sprint, and add or remove stories from sprints.
    Group Velocity Access a chart which shows how story points in a group are allotted across sprints.
    Related Lists
    Group Members Lists the members of the group. Click Edit to add members to the agile group.

    The Average points per sprint field rolls up to derive the group capacity for a sprint.

    Sprints Lists the sprints for the group. Click New to add a sprint to the group.

What to do next

You can add members and sprints to the group using related lists.