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Project Burndown Metric

Track your project projections vs. actual project sprints with the Project Burndown metric

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DevOps KPI Example - Project Burndown Metric


The Project Burndown metric displays the different project sprint projections vs. actual project sprints. Keep your DevOps team on track for internal and external projects with the project burndown metric. This metric allows you to keep a close eye on your project sprints and how they compare to your projections.

Key terms

  • Projection: The number of sprints or projects your DevOps team thinks they can complete
  • Actual: The actual number of sprints and projects completed

Success indicators

  • Actual sprints and projects matching or exceeding the projected sprints

Monitoring DevOps KPIs on a Dashboard

Once you have established benchmarks and projections for Project Burndown, you’ll want to establish processes for monitoring this and other DevOps KPIs. Dashboards can be critical in this regard. Read more.

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