Agile for Development and Operations Teams

Course Outline

Learn the skills to operate as a collaborative Agile team.

In the fast-paced business landscape, organizations must learn to quickly react to change and push products to market faster than ever before. Continuously incorporating customer feedback helps these organizations positively react to those changes, increasing efficiency, and quality.  Agile is an important set of principles that development and operations teams can use to deliver value and encourage continuous process improvement. In this course, you will learn the fundamentals of participating on high-functioning agile teams. This challenge-driven course focuses on the adaptive techniques you need to plan successful deliveries, from evaluating projects to determine if they're a good agile candidate through estimating and planning the work, and finally assessing your own organizational readiness for agile implementation.

What You'll Learn
? Define scope and vision for an agile initiative
? Create user stories that describe valuable features
? Participate in team-based estimation as an input into backlog prioritization
? Participate in backlog prioritization activities with given resources and time constraints
? Plan across multiple releases
? Establish the work to be delivered successfully during a sprint
? Learn how to manage your team and track the team's progress
? Identify the work through kickoff and sprint planning
? Participate effectively in end of sprint activities
? Assess changes and identify their impacts to existing work

Who Needs to Attend
? Application/software developers
? Business Analyst
? Cloud computing professionals
? Cybersecurity professionals
? Infrastructure professionals
? IT architecture and design professionals
? Operations professionals
? Product managers
? Project/program managers
? Testers

Outline

? Determine if agile is a good fit for your project
? Create product vision and elevator pitch
? Create a product backlog
? Estimate product backlog
? Prioritize product backlog
? Create a release plan
? Run an iteration
? Conclude an iteration
? Manage change
? How to implement at work, bridge between waterfall/agile.  

Training Location

Online Classroom
your office

your city, your province
your country