Master Azure Boards to be more agile

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  • Duration: 1 day
  • Regular price: $500
  • Preferential price: $440

Course outline

Duration : 1 day

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Azure Boards provides project delivery teams with interactive and customizable tools they need to manage their delivery projects. It provides a rich set of features, including native support for Agile, Scrum, and Kanban processes, calendar views, configurable dashboards, and built-in reports. This training introduces the basics of Azure Boards.


Anyone who wants to acquire the skills necessary to develop a real ease in handling the elements of an Azure Board.


Knowledge of Agile principles


  • Gain knowledge of Azure Boards
  • Distinguish the different types of elements used by Azure Boards
  • Work with Azure Boards in a project context (agile vs. non-agile)
  • Configure Azure Boards for a specific delivery process or project
  • Build dashboards based on elements of Azure Boards

Teaching method

The participants will carry out a series of labs, and quiz.


Chapter 1: Explore Azure Boards

  • Azure Boards overview
  • Reminder on agile Scrum rituals and artifacts
  • Links between Agile Scrum Principles and Azure Boards Practices

Chapter 2: Discover Azure Boards items

  • Items
  • Boards
  • Backlogs
  • Sprints
  • Queries
  • Delivery Plans
  • Retrospectives
  • Activity Feed
  • State Visualizer
  • Estimate
  • Labs Activity

Chapter 3: Working with Azure Boards

  • In an agile project context
  • In a non-agile project context
  • In a support and maintenance context
  • In an architecture/analysis context
  • Labs Activity

Chapter 4: Configure an Azure Boards

  • Set up a team
  • Set up a project
  • Set up a process
  • Set up a dashboard
  • Labs Activity

Chapter 5: More with Azure Boards

  • Wiki
  • Repos
  • Test Plans
  • Artifacts
  • Pipelines
  • Microsoft Teams
  • Quiz

Chapter 6: Conclusion

  • Azure Boards Summary
  • Lessons Learned
  • Do and do not with Azure Boards

Surround yourself with the best

Fazil Chouakri
Fazil Chouakri
VP Technology, Coach and Trainer
Fazil is a coach and trainer with solid experience in the field, which allows him to combine the practical and the theoretical to meet his students’ needs.
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