Managing Agile Projects Using TFS 2015 or VSTS
Live Online | Sep 9–10, 2015

This 3-day course provides Project Managers, Scrum masters and Team leads the essential skills required to effectively manage a software development project using Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2015 or Visual Studio Team Services.

Course Overview

Dates: Sep 9–10, 2015

Location: Live Online 

Hours: 00:00–00:00

Language: English

Price: 1995 GBP


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Taught By

Martin Hinshelwood


Live Online



Wednesday, 9th September, 2015


Thursday, 10th September, 2015

Learn more than you ever have before

At the completion of this course, attendees will be able to;

  • Describe the full feature-set of Microsoft’s Application Lifecycle Management suite
  • Understand how Work Item Tracking (WIT) can be used across the entire team
  • Create custom work item queries and work item charts
  • Use a variety of client tools to interact with team members
  • Initiate a new Team Project in either Visual Studio Team Services or TFS 2015
  • Enter requirements into Visual Studio Team Services or Team Foundation Server including storyboards to illustrate requirements and experiences
  • Use the Kanban board to work with the Product Backlog
  • Record estimates in your requirement types
  • Plan and run a sprint including tracking progress using taskboards and burndown charts
  • Understand a number of the quality indicators available
  • Use dashboards to view appropriate groups of reports
  • Record team capacity and monitor a team’s velocity
  • Capture quality feedback from stakeholders
  • Configure alerts and notifications for team members
  • Understand the out of the box reports and what they can tell us about our project

This course is for you if…

This course is designed for Project Managers, Scrum masters, Business Analysts and team leaders looking to effectively manage their development projects using either Visual Studio Online or Team Foundation Server 2015.

Before coming to the course

Attendees should have some familiarity with Visual Studio and the basic use of VSTS/TFS.

Why Martin Hinshelwood & naked Agility

Martin Hinshelwood is a Professional Scrum Trainer who provides training and consulting on both DevOps and Agility for organisations all over the world.

Martin has been certified by who provide the highest quality Scrum training in the world. Our training material is created and maintained by Scrum co-creator Ken Schwaber, and the community of Professional Scrum Trainers worldwide. This is the most up-to-date material with the software industry, its trends, and the latest software practices.

Martin Hinshelwood brings his own style and stories, born from his experience consulting from Seattle to Charlotte, Glasgow to Oslo, and Pune to Beijing. He comes highly recommended by previous students around the world. courses

For our ALM Training courses we try to maintain thme with the latest and last version of TFS & VSTS. We can discuss trainings on older versions as well as helping you upgrade prioior to training.

  • Team Foundation Server 2013 [depricated]
  • Team Foundation Server 2015 [depricated]
  • Team Foundation Server 2017 [new]
  • Visual Studio Team Services (Was Visual Studio Online)

Note: Remeber that there is is only a loose relationship between TFS and Visual Studio. You can use Visual Studio 2012 with TFS 2017.

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