Scrum is a software development framework for managing source code development. Scrum breaks down large projects into more manageable chunks that can be developed and tested individually. Breaking larger projects into component projects aids in the efficiency and quality of product development by setting short term goals that ultimately add value to the larger product.
As an IT Audit and Security Consultant the chances of running into SCRUM are nearly 100% (usually in the development phase of the SDLC which you can read about here and here). When it comes to SCRUM the video below is worth 10 minutes of your time.
Author’s Note: We do not endorse the product in this video. In fact, we don’t know anything about the product in this video. We just think it is a great explanation of SCRUM development.