Azure DevOps Project Manager Immersion Training in Denver

Enroll in or hire us to teach our Azure DevOps Project Manager Immersion class in Denver, Colorado by calling us @303.377.6176. Like all HSG classes, Azure DevOps Project Manager Immersion may be offered either onsite or via instructor led virtual training. Consider looking at our public training schedule to see if it is scheduled: Public Training Classes
Provided there are enough attendees, Azure DevOps Project Manager Immersion may be taught at one of our local training facilities.
We offer private customized training for groups of 3 or more attendees.

Course Description

Development teams use ever-changing methodologies and tools to deliver software more rapidly. Microsoft Azure DevOps (formally VSTS / TFS) is Microsoft’s Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) system and helps teams of all sizes formalize and standardize their development practices.
This 5-day course provides Project Managers, Scrum Masters, Product Owners, and Team Leads with the essential skills needed to manage a software development project using Microsoft Azure DevOps. 
This course specifically teaches you how to implement Agile / Scrum methodologies using Azure DevOps. You'll learn about the Scrum ceremonies and how Azure DevOps supports your team. This course will guide you through the software development lifecycle. From project initiation to product delivery, to reviews & retrospectives you will learn how Azure DevOps can improve your team's processes and make your life easier.
Course Length: 5 Days
Course Tuition: $2800 (US)


Project Managers, Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Development Team Leads that need to learn how to better coordinate a teamÔ??s efforts using Azure DevOps work for the entire team.

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to the Microsoft ALM Ecosystem
What is ALM?
An Overview of the Microsoft ALM Ecosystem
Azure DevOps Tools
Module 2: Managing a Development Effort Using Azure DevOps
Characteristics of a Scrum Team
Creating a Product Backlog
Planning a Sprint
Using Azure DevOps During a Sprint
Conducting Sprint Reviews and Retrospectives
Module 3: Initiating Your Project
Creating a Project
Adding People to a Project
Module 4: Building Your Product Backlog
Creating Product Backlog Items
Linking Work Items
Organizing Work Using Features and Epics
Module 5: Planning a Sprint
Configuring Sprint Settings
Adding Work Items to a Sprint
Forecasting and Estimating Work
Decomposing Work into Tasks
Work Item Tagging and Searching
Module 6: Managing Efforts During the Sprint
The Daily Scrum Meeting
Tracking Your Team Using Kanban Boards
Customizing Your Taskboards
Module 7: Enhancing Project Visibility Using Queries, Charts, & Dashboards
The Built-In Charts of Azure DevOps
Finding Work Items Using Queries
Visualizing Query Results Using Charts
Module 8: A Day in the Life of a Developer
Connecting Visual Studio to Azure DevOps
Working with Work Items from Visual Studio
Source Code Management and Changeset Tracking
Module 9: Managing Software Testing Efforts using Azure DevOps
Planning Tests Using Azure DevOps
Creating Test Plans, Suites, and Cases
Executing Tests
Collecting Stakeholder Feedback
Module 10: Conducting Sprint Reviews
What is a Sprint Review?
Collecting Stakeholder Feedback
Automating Releases
Module 11: Conducting Sprint Retrospectives
What is a Sprint Retrospective?
Module 12: Improving Your Team's Productivity
Enriching Work Items
Creating Work Item Templates

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