Getting Started with Jira Software (Public Virtual)

Getting Started with Jira Software (Public Virtual)

Description

This course teaches the basics of using Jira Software to facilitate and manage agile software development projects. It covers the main tasks performed by the product owner, the scrum master, and the development team.

Topics include an overview of the Agile Scrum development process, as well as a solid introduction to creating and configuring a Scrum board, managing the backlog, planning and creating a sprint, and running the active sprint. It also provides an overview of the reporting capabilities of Jira Software.

Duration:  3.5 hours
Level:  Introductory

Objectives

  • Scrum in Jira Software
  • Describe the Scrum software development process and how it's implemented in Jira Software
  • Creating an Agile Board
  • Create an Agile Scrum board and perform general configuration of the board
  • Managing the Backlog
  • Groom the backlog and plan the sprint
  • Prioritize issues and group them into epics and versions
  • Estimate stories and create a sprint backlog
  • Active Sprints
  • Configure the board to add columns, swimlanes, and quick filters
  • Map statuses to columns, transition stories across the board to "Done"
  • Reports
  • Identify and use appropriately the 3 most common reports for Scrum development

Duration

3.5 hours

Audience

Agile developers, agile coaches, scrum masters, team leads, project managers, product owners. Anyone who uses Jira Software to manage Agile development.

Prerequisites

  • Jira Essentials or equivalent experience using Jira
  • You should have a basic understanding of Jira Software, including creating and transitioning issues, creating and editing basic JQL queries
  • You should have a practical knowledge of the Agile process and Scrum

Topics

  • Scrum in Jira Software
  • Objective: Describe the Scrum software development process and how it's implemented in Jira Software
  • Creating an Agile Board
  • Objective: Create an Agile Scrum board and perform general configuration of the board.
  • Managing the Backlog
  • Objective: Groom the backlog and plan the sprint.
  • Objective: Prioritize issues and group them into epics and versions.
  • Objective: Estimate stories and create a sprint backlog.
  • Active Sprints
  • Objective: Configure the board to add columns, swimlanes, and quick filters.
  • Objective: Map statuses to columns, transition stories across the board to "Done".
  • Reports
  • Objective: Identify and use appropriately the 3 most common reports for Scrum development.

What is Public Virtual format?

Enjoy real-time interaction with an instructor and students from other companies in our public classes. We offer them virtually, and you join a WebEx session at a scheduled time. No travel is required - you can join from wherever you want, as long as you have a good Internet connection. You’ll also get access to your own lab environment during the class to perform guided exercises. You’ll have access to course materials prior to class so you can take notes during class, and they’re a great reference after the session..

Setup Requirements

Students use an individual virtual lab machine for hands-on exercises. This requires access to a fast broadband Internet connection with a capable computer.

Please review our Technical FAQ sections page here.

Upcoming Classes

Dec 14
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Pacific Standard Time
Online
$ 500.00 USD
Jan 11
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Pacific Standard Time
Online
$ 500.00 USD
Jan 25
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Pacific Standard Time
Online
$ 500.00 USD

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