CA Agile Central: End 2 End

Learn Skills and Features to Support Your Teams

Course Dates

Please contact us if you are interested in taking this course.

Overview

As your organization adopts agile with support from CA Agile Central, you’ll want in-house help from our agile and CA experts to support new users, align users to the platform and agile architecture, as well as continuously improve user skills and capabilities.

The CA Agile Central: End 2 End course supports new users, helps teams build dashboards and custom pages that support agile practices and agile thinking and can help you guide your organization on how to scale agile with CA Agile Central.

Please note: participants need to bring their own laptop to this course.

Audience

Anyone and everyone who will use CA Agile Central should start here: delivery team members, Scrum Masters, Product Owners, other individual contributors, functional managers, product and program managers and leaders of all sorts.

Prerequisites

Although there are no prerequisites for this class, if you are new to agile, we recommend that you start out with the agile fundamentals outlined in our free web-based courses located here so that you have a general knowledge of agile terminology, roles, ceremonies, etc.

Reminder: participants need to bring their own laptop.

Benefits

Participants of this course will be eligible to apply for 14 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with Project Management Institute® (PMI).

Class registration includes a copy of course materials for personal use. A healthy lunch with a vegetarian option is served daily.

Key Outcomes:

  • Get the most out of your agile platform investment
  • Empower users with expert training so they can get up and running faster
  • Improve visibility for teams and across teams
  • Increase adoption of CA Agile Central among key users
  • Convert information in CA Agile Central into knowledge that drives development decisions
  • Excite and enable executives with informative dashboards
  • Drive your company’s agile transformation

Objectives

After this course, attendees will be able to:

Set up CA Agile Central from workspace through sprint execution

  • Navigate pages, work items and organizational hierarchies
  • Manage product backlogs of user stories and defects
  • Plan releases, iterations and milestones
  • Track, collaborate on and learn from release and iteration execution

Customize CA Agile Central for teams and programs

  • Build Dashboards and Custom Pages to help teams meet their commitments
  • Create Custom Views
  • Support teams and programs using Kanban
  • Assess agile practices and maturity via reports and views

Scale agile with CA Agile Central Portfolio Manager

  • Apply agile principles and practices to program and portfolio management
  • Configure CA Agile Central Portfolio Manager to support your program and portfolio processes
  • Provide visibility to enable the steering of program releases
  • Structure program and portfolio Kanban boards for prioritization and flow

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