[bak-lawg meyn-tuh-nuh ns]
Definition of Backlog Maintenance
Synonym for Backlog Refinement.
In between putting an Item on the Backlog and deciding to do it is Backlog Maintenance, which consists of activities that order the Backlog and turn Backlog Items into Ready Stories: small, well-defined and ready to take to Planning.
Cite This Term
"Backlog Maintenance" ScrumDictionary.com. Accessed Mar 28, 2023. https://scrumdictionary.com/term/backlog-maintenance/.