Get the latest product news with monthly webcasts from CA Agile Central experts.
Put the Shine Back into Lackluster Retrospectives
September 19, 2018 Watch
For some teams, retrospectives can become repetitive and tedious, lacking meaningful engagement and productivity that they were originally intended to foster. By implementing best practices and adding a little fun to this crucial Agile ceremony, your teams can develop a basis for increased productivity, teamwork and long-term success.
Presented by Cassie Kern (CA Sr Scrum Master) and Todd Galloway (CA Sr Scrum Master)
Improve Planning and Resource Allocation with Capacity Planning + Plan Progression
August 15, 2018 Watch
Do you want to improve the planning of your quarterly releases by being able to create ‘what if’ scenarios that can show your stakeholders the best way to allocate your resources? Would you like to be able to understand not only what work you planned for a release, but what changes you’ve made along the way? In this webcast, You’ll learn about CA Agile Central’s Capacity Planning capabilities as well as how you can combine that and the Plan Progression feature to accurately predict and track changes to your releases.
Presenter: Aaron Rusty Lloyd (Principal, Agile Management)
Proper Portfolio Manager Set Up & Best Practices
July 18, 2018 Watch
Do you want to improve team level predictability and more effectively scale work across your organization? Accomplishing these efforts not only start with more accurate work sizing and estimation, but also proper set-up in Portfolio Manager. In this webcast, you will learn how to correctly set up Portfolio Manager, and utilize various capabilities that will help your team achieve alignment between strategy and development.
Please note: This is a refresh session from the “Portfolio Manager 101 & Best Practices” webcast from August 2017.
Presenter: Lynn Keyes (Sr. Customer Success Manager)
Explore the "Art of the Possible" with Dashboards and the App Catalog
Track Funding Across Release Trains with New ‘Investments’ Feature
Team-Level Reporting: Ways to Measure Teams and Improve Performance
There are various ways you can track and measure how your team is progressing with the projects at hand. Learn how to create reports that will reveal valuable information at the team level, and learn how to identify bright and dark spots in these reports to optimize performance.
Presenter: David Shuster (Sr. Customer Portfolio Representative)
Level Up: Extending Agile Central with Custom Pages and Apps
Custom pages allow you to create bespoke views that provide quick access to the data you need. In this Webcast, we’ll cover leveraging the new app catalog to create and share pages with various built-in and custom apps. Plus, for power users, we’ll give you some tips and tricks on how to create your own apps so you can customize your experience even further.
Presenters: Marianne Graham (Product Owner) and Kyle Morse (App Guru)
Latest Enhancements in Quality Manager
Dashboards and the App Catalog in Agile Central
Portfolio Manager 101 & Best Practices
Wouldn’t it be nice to be assured that your dev teams are working on the right things and delivering on their commitments? Achieving team level predictability and scaling work across your organization is the ultimate goal, but it requires thoughtful organization to do so. Learn the necessary steps and best practices on setting up Portfolio Manager the right way, and utilizing its capabilities to best meet the needs of your team.
Presenter: Lynn Keyes (Sr. Customer Portfolio Representative)
Top 10 Things Every CA Agile Central (formerly Rally) User Should Know