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Capacity, Release & Project Planning with JIRA Portfolio

The Portfolio add-on has proven to be so popular and useful, that it was taken over by Atlassian themselves, the makers of JIRA.
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31 students
Created by Kosh Sarkar

8.5

CourseMarks Score®

9.1

Freshness

N/A

Feedback

7.5

Content

Platform: Simpliv Learning
Price: $9.99
Video: 4h37m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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8.5 / 10

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9.1 / 10
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7.5 / 10
Video Score: 7.5 / 10
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The average video length is 2 hours 40 minutes of 216 Agile courses on Simpliv Learning.
Detail Score: 9.5 / 10

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Description

This course walks through all the core features and functionality of JIRA’s most popular add-on for project planning and agile road-mapping – Portfolio for JIRA.

The Portfolio add-on has proven to be so popular and useful, that it was taken over by Atlassian themselves, the makers of JIRA.

Portfolio works off the iron triangle of planning which defines scope, time and resources as your primary constraints and parameters of planning. In this course, you will learn how you can find the best combination of the above to set realistic road-maps, release dates, and overall project plans.

STRUCTURE OF THE COURSE:

Portfolio introduction and setup – Understand what is required to set up the use of Portfolio alongside JIRA
Working with Scope – Understand all the parameters that Portfolio uses in its elaborate scheduling algorithm and see how you can tweak your scope to affect your overall plan
Working with Releases – Understand your options for setting your release dates. This section also walks you through how Portfolio can automatically suggest what you will be accomplish in the time that is given
Working with Teams – Add all your individual resources into your plan, assign skills and get as granular as you want. Portfolio will adjust your road-map to fit in team member availability, stages of work and skills that resources have
Working with your plan – Once the plan is finalized, work doesn’t stop there. In fact, it begins. Learn how to track the progress of the work while always maintaining the plan and ensuring there are no surprises
This course uses Portfolio for JIRA on Cloud.

Basic knowledge
Familiarity with JIRA and agile concepts
If you’re looking to follow along, you would need access to a JIRA Cloud instance with Portfolio added (free trial is available for both)

Requirements

• Familiarity with JIRA and agile concepts
• If you’re looking to follow along, you would need access to a JIRA Cloud instance with Portfolio added (free trial is available for both)

You will learn

Be able to create a quick plan with all existing JIRA data
✓ Be able to create realistic roadmaps with realistic dates
✓ Be able to work with the iron triangle constraints (scope, time, resources) to present the best path forward
✓ Be able to understand capacity utilization and plan accordingly via the tool
✓ Be able to create easy-access and dynamic reports from within Portfolio

This course is for

• Product Managers, Project Managers, Development Managers, Team Leads, Executives – anyone looking for a project planning tool for JIRA
• Any team member looking to step up, show some initiative and recommend Portfolio to their supervisor
• Anyone looking to evaluate Portfolio as a project planning tool

How much does the Capacity, Release & Project Planning with JIRA Portfolio course cost? Is it worth it?

The course costs $9.99. And currently there is a 80% discount on the original price of the course, which was $49.99. So you save $40 if you enroll the course now.
The average price is $16.8 of 216 Agile courses. So this course is -41% more expensive than the average Agile course on Simpliv Learning.

Does the Capacity, Release & Project Planning with JIRA Portfolio course have a money back guarantee or refund policy?

YES, Capacity, Release & Project Planning with JIRA Portfolio has a 20-day money back guarantee. The 20-day refund policy is designed to allow students to study without risk.

Are there any SCHOLARSHIPS for this course?

Currently we could not find a scholarship for the Capacity, Release & Project Planning with JIRA Portfolio course, but there is a $40 discount from the original price ($49.99). So the current price is just $9.99.

Who is the instructor? Is Kosh Sarkar a SCAM or a TRUSTED instructor?

Kosh Sarkar has created 2 courses that got 39 reviews which are generally positive. Kosh Sarkar has taught 255 students and received a 5 average review out of 39 reviews. Depending on the information available, Kosh Sarkar is a TRUSTED instructor.

More info about the instructor, Kosh Sarkar

I have been a Product Manager at a startup for several years. With that, I’ve become passionate about tools that improve the work space and help startups, or any company for that matter move faster. It only made sense to share my experience, successes, even failures and general knowledge that I’ve gained cause I know that sharing and teaching only results in even more learning. So here’s to productivity and learning.

8.5

CourseMarks Score®

9.1

Freshness

N/A

Feedback

7.5

Content

Platform: Simpliv Learning
Price: $9.99
Video: 4h37m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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