Your Project is SAFE with Azure DevOps – How to use Azure DevOps with Scaled Agile Projects
Many organizations are using Scaled Agile Frameworks to coordinate work across organizations. Eric walks through different scaled frameworks, and demonstrates how you can use Azure DevOps as the tool behind your Scaled Agile implementation. Using Interactive activities and demos, Eric shows concepts from SAFe, Nexus and other frameworks.
Outline/Structure of the Talk
- Review of Scaled Agile Frameworks
- Overview of Scaled Agile concepts in Azure DevOps
- Releases (Release Trains)
- DevOps/Shared Service Teams
- How to Handle External Dependencies (Nexus Integration Teams)
- Demonstrate Release Train concept in Azure DevOps
- Feature team work strategies
- Demonstrate Metrics across team in Azure DevOps
Understand Releases and how they relate to sprints
Understand how teams integrate and how a tool can help with transparency.
Knowledge of different Metrics to use for large development teams.
Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Project Managers, Team Leads, Development Team Members
Prerequisites for Attendees
Should understand basic Agile Principles. Have a basic understanding of PM and Agile tools.
schedule Submitted 9 months ago
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