Programming & Development

WA2925 Agile Project Management using JIRA Software Training

Introduction:

This course introduces students to JIRA Software which is one of the most popular agile project management tools. Agile methods help in accelerating the delivery of initial business value. Continuous planning and feedback ensures that value is maximized throughout the development process. JIRA Software lets you manage project backlog, plan and execute sprints, and manage releases. It also lets you view useful reports, such as, velocity, various burndown / burn-up charts.

Course Objectives
What is JIRA Software?
Managing agile projects using JIRA Software
Managing project backlog
Managing iterations / sprints
Managing releases / versions
Managing project components
Managing security
Managing fields and screens
Managing custom issue types
Viewing various burn-down/burn-up reports

Course Outline:

Connecting to JIRA Software
JIRA Account
System Dashboard
Sidebars
Global Sidebar
Search
Help
Dashboards
Projects
Boards
Issues
Project Sidebar
Summary
What is a Project?
What is a Project (Contd.)?
Backlog
Sprints
Versions / Releases
Issues
What is Component?
Project Name and Key
Project Key Format
Editing Project Key Caveats
Editing Project Key
Deleting Project
Summary
What is Version
What is Version (Contd.)?
Merging Versions
Other Version Options
Version Fields
What is Version?
Summary
Issues
What are Epics?
Epics – Types
Creating a new Epic
What is a Story?
Creating a Story
Story Estimation
Tasks
Sub-tasks
Summary
Sprints
What is typically done in Sprint Planning?
Velocity
Agile Board
Sprint Naming Convention
Sprint Execution
Summary
Search
Search Types
JQL
JQL Examples
Sharing search result
Save Search and Reuse in a Board
Summary
What is a JIRA Dashboard?
Creating a JIRA Dashboard
Choosing a Dashboard Layout
What is a Gadget?
Gadgets Available Out-of-the-box
Adding a Gadget to a Dashboard
Adding a Gadget to a Dashboard (Example Calendar Gadget)
Moving a Gadget
Removing a Gadget from a Dashboard
Viewing Dashboard as a Wallboard
Deleting a Dashboard
JIRA Reports
Generating a JIRA Report
Generating a JIRA Report (Example – Burndown Chart)
Viewing the Burndown Chart
Report Categories Available Out-of-the-box
Agile Reports
Issue Analysis Reports
Forecast & Management Reports
For further details …
Summary
Common Jira Software boards
Scrum
Agility
Kanban
Scrum vs. Kanban
Scrumban
History of Kanban
Kanban for software teams
Kanban boards
Kanban boards (Contd.)
Kanban cards
The benefits of Kanban
Planning flexibility
Shortened time cycles
Fewer bottlenecks
Visual metrics
Continuous Delivery
Kanban – Kanban backlog
Summary
Voting
Watching an Issue
Adding/Removing Labels
Linking Issues
Linking Issue (Contd.)
Commenting on Issue
Attaching a File to an Issue
Attaching a File to an Issue (Contd.)
Cloning (Copying) an Issue
Cloning (Copying) an Issue (Contd.)
Cloning (copying) an Issue (Contd.)
Viewing an Issue’s Change History
Viewing an Issue's Change History (Contd.
Summary
Fields
OOB Fields
Custom Fields
Field Type
Screens
Summary

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