Architecturally Significant Story
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Definition of Architecturally Significant Story
A Functional Story that causes the Team to make one or more architectural decisions, which is then validated by the fact that there is existing, working functionality using the decisions.
[Discussing types of stories] ‘Get a list of available Flights from CUTLASS,’ – an Architecturally Significant Story because it causes the Team to decide how to interface with CUTLASS (assuming this is the first Story that does so).
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"Architecturally Significant Story" ScrumDictionary.com. Accessed Sep 25, 2023. https://scrumdictionary.com/term/architecturally-significant-story/.