What you may have missed in the CA Agile Central Community! June 2018

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Dear Agile Central Community Member,

 

With so much going on in the Agile Central Community I have consolidated recent activities in case you missed anything.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

CA Agile Central Community Roadmap Sessions

We heard you ask for more information about where your CA product investment is going. Attending a Product Roadmap session is an opportunity for you to get a clear view of what’s coming down the road, including details on upcoming product functionality, features and architectural enhancements. 

Presented by Product Management Team

 

Register HERE: Product Roadmaps & Feedback Sessions - CA Technologies  

 

[ROADMAP] CA Agile Central - July 27, 2018 @10 a.m. ET - EMEA

[ROADMAP] CA Agile Central - August 02, 2018 @11 a.m. ET - AMERICAS 

[ROADMAP] CA Agile Central - August 29, 2018 @10 p.m. ET - APJ 

[ROADMAP] CA Agile Central - September 06, 2018 @11 a.m. ET - AMERICAS 

[ROADMAP] CA Agile Central - September 21, 2018 10 a.m. ET - EMEA 

 

CA AC - Proper Portfolio Manager Set Up & Best Practices – July 18, 2018 @1 p.m. ET 

Proper Portfolio Manager Set Up & Best Practices

 

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.

 

Presented by Lynn Keyes, Sr Customer Success Manager (CA)

 

Please note: This is a refresh session from the “Portfolio Manager 101 & Best Practices” webcast from August 2017.

 

RSVP and Add to Your Calendar HERE: [WEBCAST] CA AC - Proper Portfolio Manager Set Up & Best Practices – July 18, 2018 @1 p.m. ET 

 

Improve Planning and Resource Allocation with Capacity Planning + Plan Progression – August 15, 2018 @1 p.m. ET

Improve Planning and Resource Allocation with Capacity Planning + Plan Progression

 

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.

 

Presented by Aaron Rusty Lloyd - Principal, Agile Management (CA)

 

RSVP and Add to Your Calendar HERE: [WEBCAST] Improve Planning and Resource Allocation with Capacity Planning + Plan Progression – August 15, 2018 @1 p.m. ET 

 

Webcast: 3 Challenges of Distributed Agile Retrospectives & How to Solve Them 

Implementing SAFe® 4.5 with SPC Certification Training - Denver, CO July 24-27 

Training: Certified ScrumMaster - Denver, CO Aug 1-2  

Training: Certified Scrum Product Owner® - Denver, CO - Aug 28-29 

 

 

DID YOU MISS?

 

Boost Productivity in Engineering Teams: Automate Agile Central + GitHub using Waffle.io – Jun 20, 2018 

Boost Productivity in Engineering Teams: Automate Agile Central + GitHub using Waffle.io

 

Waffle.io is a project incubated inside the CA Accelerator, and has just launched an integration with CA Agile Central to automate the way developers track work with GitHub issues and pull requests. Waffle enables engineering teams to automatically updated their status and automatically update progress on CA Agile Central portfolio items based on how they already work in GitHub. Join Waffle’s founder, Andrew Homeyer to learn how to use the new integration to make your engineering teams more productive, and happier!

 

Presented by Andrew Homeyer (Sr Director, Waffle.io) and Ana Steele (Principal, Customer Success Manager, CA)

 

Recording:  [REPLAY] Boost Productivity in Engineering Teams: Automate Agile Central + GitHub using Waffle.io – Jun 20, 2018  

 

MEMBER ACTIVITY

 

CA Agile Central - Ask a Question, Get an Answer (July 13 - July 20) 

It's great that we have such a vibrant community to get quick answers to questions and gain product knowledge! We have very active members jumping in to help others out all the time. The goal of the community is to respond to every members' question so that no one goes away "empty handed". To help further responses to all questions I am starting the following campaign.

Shoutout to all the members who helped out with the unanswered questions so far! Thank you for all your help!

 

 

TIPS AND HELPFUL INFORMATION

 

CA Agile Central Monthly Product Update - June 2018 

Knowledge Articles - May 2018 - CA Agile Central 

Agile Central TFS 2017 WIC Connector for Linux and Windows v4.8.0 

Agile Central VCS Connector for Git/GitHub, Bitbucket and VSTS/TFS-2017 v2.0.5 

Knowledge Articles - June 2018 - CA Agile Central 

CA Agile Central Monthly Product Update - July 2018 

ARCHIVE: Monthly Product Update Newsletters 

Product Announcement - Investments 

Product Announcement - Dependencies Tab on Release Tracking Page 

Product Announcement - Advanced Filtering 

Quick Detail Responsive Resizing available in Labs 

Product Announcement - Saved and Shared Views on Work Views and Team Board 

#[Fixed Defects] for June 27, 2018 

Product Announcement - Show/Hide Milestones on Portfolio Timeline 

Product Announcement - Security patch for Agile Central On Premise 2018.1  

Product Announcement - Created By for All Artifacts 

Product Announcement - Have You Tried Custom Chart? Check Out What's New!  

UPDATE Product Announcement: Team Board - Now with Swimlanes! 

Product Announcement - Full Page Editor for Risks 

 

Don't miss 5/17 Agile Management Virtual Summit 2018

 

That's it for now folks but I'm sure there will be a lot more soon! Take a moment to get in on the CA Rally   discussions and make your voice heard!

 

Regards,

 

Chris_Hackett

Community Manager, Agile Management and Security

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