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Developing SharePoint Solutions with Agile - Online

Course Code: STTA SHAREAGILE
Length: 3 Days
Tuition: $1,895.00
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Course Description:

Master the principles and practice of an agile approach to SharePoint development to improve how your organization leverages SharePoint and your own business analyst skills.

Learn how to apply core agile software development practices to SharePoint in this interactive 3-day course. From gaining stakeholder buy in, to facilitating requirements, design, and build using joint application development (JAD)/rapid application development (RAD) sessions, planning migration, managing quality, and developing training and communication, you'll develop the skills you need to deliver successful SharePoint applications. Practical and realistic hands-on exercises and activities will allow you to master an agile approach to SharePoint development and enhance your core business analyst skills. Working in groups, you and your peers will role play to develop a SharePoint application for a "case study" line of business department, from requirements to go live.

Top 10 Reasons to Take This Course:

  1. Push past a SharePoint business as usual approach to become truly excellent at SharePoint development
  2. Deliver SharePoint applications to the business more effectively and efficiently
  3. Increase SharePoint end user adoption and satisfaction
  4. Foster a leading-edge approach to business analysis and improve how you interface with the business to deliver projects
  5. Bring a JAD/RAD approach to how your organization gathers requirements and builds software
  6. Increase the percentage of IT projects completed on time and within budget
  7. Improve the overall quality of SharePoint applications developed at your organization
  8. Improve the alignment between IT, the business, and key compliance functions (such as records management and legal)
  9. Increase the cooperation between business analysts, quality assurance, developers, and production support during the software development process
  10. As a first step to your organization "going agile"

What You Will Learn:

  • Basic fundamentals of the agile SDLC approach
  • How to facilitate JAD/RAD sessions
  • How to manage the development of SharePoint applications, from requirements gathering through go live and production support
  • Best and worst practices for stakeholder management

Who Should Take This Course

  • BAs who want to take their skills to the next level by mastering JAD/RAD principles
  • BAs who want to evolve their ability to deliver value to the business on SharePoint
  • Developers who want to learn how to excel in an Agile context
  • Developers who want to learn how to deliver SharePoint more meaningfully to the business

Prerequisites

  • No prior experience with SharePoint or agile methodologies is required for this course
  • Open to students who are currently working as business analysts or SharePoint developers, or to any student who wants to learn more about an agile approach to delivering SharePoint applications

Course Outline:

  • Course Intro and Overview: What's Wrong with SharePoint Development?
    • What is Agile? A Primer – Agile defined, history and development, major branches
    • Overview of Agile SharePoint Development – How the core elements of Agile can be applied to SharePoint development
    • Fundamentals of JAD/RAD Facilitation – JAD/RAD 101 to set the stage for applying these methods to SharePoint development
  • Process mapping, triage, and redesign
    • Overview: learn everything you need to create a high-level map of business processes, determine whether they can be supported by SharePoint, and redesign them based on SharePoint's capabilities
    • Lab: using a case study drawn from real organizations, work in teams to map business processes, determine which are good candidates for migration to SharePoint, and redesign them to leverage SharePoint capabilities
    • Debrief and wrap up
  • Capabilities mapping
    • Overview: learn how to map user requirements to SharePoint capabilities and to determine what comes out of the box and what will require customization
    • Lab: using a case study drawn from real organizations, work in teams to take the business processes mapped in Part II and map them to SharePoint capabilities
    • Debrief and wrap up
  • System design and testing
    • Overview: learn how to facilitate the design and testing of SharePoint applications using agile methods
    • Debrief and wrap up
  • Migration planning
    • Overview: learn how to facilitate the planning for content migration to SharePoint applications
    • Lab: using a case study drawn from real organizations, work in teams to develop plans for migrating content associated with the processes mapped in Parts II and III
    • Debrief and wrap up
  • Communication and training
    • Overview: learn how to facilitate the planning for training and communication required to successfully stand up SharePoint applications
    • Lab: using a case study drawn from real organizations, work in teams to develop training and communication plans for implementing SharePoint applications with agile methods
    • Debrief and wrap up
  • Go-live planning and support
    • Overview: learn how to facilitate go-live and support planning required to successfully stand up SharePoint applications
    • Lab: using a case study drawn from real organizations, work in teams to develop go-live and support plans for implementing SharePoint applications with agile methods
    • Debrief and wrap up
       

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