Worth Reading: The Scrum Compliance
This post is from Agile Advice - Working With Agile Methods (Scrum, OpenAgile, Lean) by Mishkin Berteig. Click here to see the original post in full.
Tobias Mayer, whom I respect greatly, has written a significant article on the nature of the Scrum Alliance and Scrum Certification. http://agileanarchy.wordpress.com/2010/10/12/the-scrum-compliance/