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SAFe DevOps - Virtual Instructor Led Training
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This two-day course provides a comprehensive overview for understanding the DevOps skills needed to accelerate time-to-market
Summary

This two-day course provides a comprehensive overview for understanding the DevOps skills
needed to accelerate time-to-market by improving the flow of value through the Continuous
Delivery Pipeline. You will map the current value stream through the delivery pipeline from idea
to cash, and identify practices that will eliminate bottlenecks to flow. The course will build an
understanding of the complete flow of value from Continuous Exploration to Continuous
Integration, Continuous Deployment, and Release on Demand.

Who Will Benefit?

All members of an Agile Release Train
Development Managers, Engineering Managers
Configuration Managers, Release Managers
Development Leads, Developers, UI/UX Developers
Infrastructure Architects, System Architects
Product Managers, Product Owners
System Administrators, DBAs, InfoSec
QA Managers, Testers
Release Train Engineers, Scrum Masters
Topics Covered

Introducing DevOps
Mapping your Continuous Delivery Pipeline
Gaining alignment with Continuous Exploration
Building quality with Continuous Integration
Reducing time-to-market with Continuous Deployment
Delivering Business Value with Release on Demand
Taking action
What you’ll learn

After attending the class, attendees should be able to:

Explain how DevOps enables strategic business objectives
Apply a CALMR approach to DevOps to avoid automating broken processes
Understand how successful DevOps requires continuous exploration, continuous integration,
continuous deployment, and the ability to release to end users on demand
Incorporate continuous testing and continuous security into the delivery pipeline
Use value-stream mapping to measure flow and identify bottlenecks in the end-to-end delivery
process
Select DevOps skills and tools strategically for the fastest, most compelling results
Prioritize DevOps solutions and investments for greatest economic benefit
Design and implement a multi-phased DevOps transformation plan tailored to their organization
Work with all roles and levels in the organization to continually optimize the value stream
Prerequisites

All are welcome to attend the course without prior knowledge.

What You Get

Class registration includes:

Attendee workbook
Preparation and eligibility to take the exam
One-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
Certification of completion
SAFe DevOps Practitioner certification upon passing of exam
Attendees must attend both days of the course in order to qualify for the exam.

Annual Renewal

Certifications expire one year from the date of certification is earned.

Renewal fee: $100/year
Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum
Education Units (SEUs)

You may be eligible to apply for 15 PDUs toward your continuing education requirements with
the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certifications
You may be eligible to apply for SEUs under Category C, toward earning or renewing your CSP
through the Scrum Alliance

SAFe DevOps - Virtual Instructor Led Training
Needs a date and time

Needs a location

This two-day course provides a comprehensive overview for understanding the DevOps skills needed to accelerate time-to-market
Summary

This two-day course provides a comprehensive overview for understanding the DevOps skills
needed to accelerate time-to-market by improving the flow of value through the Continuous
Delivery Pipeline. You will map the current value stream through the delivery pipeline from idea
to cash, and identify practices that will eliminate bottlenecks to flow. The course will build an
understanding of the complete flow of value from Continuous Exploration to Continuous
Integration, Continuous Deployment, and Release on Demand.

Who Will Benefit?

All members of an Agile Release Train
Development Managers, Engineering Managers
Configuration Managers, Release Managers
Development Leads, Developers, UI/UX Developers
Infrastructure Architects, System Architects
Product Managers, Product Owners
System Administrators, DBAs, InfoSec
QA Managers, Testers
Release Train Engineers, Scrum Masters
Topics Covered

Introducing DevOps
Mapping your Continuous Delivery Pipeline
Gaining alignment with Continuous Exploration
Building quality with Continuous Integration
Reducing time-to-market with Continuous Deployment
Delivering Business Value with Release on Demand
Taking action
What you’ll learn

After attending the class, attendees should be able to:

Explain how DevOps enables strategic business objectives
Apply a CALMR approach to DevOps to avoid automating broken processes
Understand how successful DevOps requires continuous exploration, continuous integration,
continuous deployment, and the ability to release to end users on demand
Incorporate continuous testing and continuous security into the delivery pipeline
Use value-stream mapping to measure flow and identify bottlenecks in the end-to-end delivery
process
Select DevOps skills and tools strategically for the fastest, most compelling results
Prioritize DevOps solutions and investments for greatest economic benefit
Design and implement a multi-phased DevOps transformation plan tailored to their organization
Work with all roles and levels in the organization to continually optimize the value stream
Prerequisites

All are welcome to attend the course without prior knowledge.

What You Get

Class registration includes:

Attendee workbook
Preparation and eligibility to take the exam
One-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
Certification of completion
SAFe DevOps Practitioner certification upon passing of exam
Attendees must attend both days of the course in order to qualify for the exam.

Annual Renewal

Certifications expire one year from the date of certification is earned.

Renewal fee: $100/year
Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum
Education Units (SEUs)

You may be eligible to apply for 15 PDUs toward your continuing education requirements with
the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certifications
You may be eligible to apply for SEUs under Category C, toward earning or renewing your CSP
through the Scrum Alliance

Leading SAFe® 5.0 (SA) Training- Virtual Instructor Led

During this two-day course, attendees will gain the knowledge necessary to lead a Lean-Agile enterprise by leveraging the Scaled Agile Frame
Description
This course will prepare you to achieve SAFe Agilist (SA) certification. During this two-day course, attendees will gain the knowledge necessary to lead a Lean-Agile enterprise by leveraging the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®), and its underlying principles derived from Lean, systems thinking, Agile development, product development flow, and DevOps. They will discuss the five competencies needed to become a Lean Enterprise. They will also learn and practice the skills for supporting and executing PI Planning events, and coordinating multiple Agile Release Trains (ARTs).
Attendees will gain an understanding of the Lean-Agile mindset, why it’s so effective in today’s adapt-or-die marketplace, and what it means to lead a Lean-Agile transformation. They’ll also learn how to build and support Agile teams and programs, empower a Lean Portfolio, build a Continuous Delivery Pipeline and DevOps culture, and coordinate large solutions. They will develop a skillset that’s in demand worldwide—and empower their enterprises to succeed in a disruptive marketplace—when they become a SAFe® 5 Agilist (SA).
Attending the class prepares individuals to take the exam and become a certified SAFe® Agilist (SA)
Learning Goals
To perform the role of a SAFe® Agilist, attendees should be able to:Understand the Five Core Competencies of the Lean Enterprise Become a Lean-thinking manager-teacher Apply the values and principles of a Lean-Agile Mindset Apply SAFe’s Lean and Agile principles to the roles and practices of SAFe Create high-performing teams by establishing mission and purpose Lead the transformation with the SAFe Implementation Roadmap Support PI Planning and the events associated with successful Program execution Drive Release on Demand with the Continuous Delivery Pipeline Establish alignment and execution with Strategic Themes and Lean Portfolio ManagementCoordinate multiple Agile Release Trains and suppliers with a Solution TrainTopics Covered
Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)Becoming a Lean-Agile LeaderEstablishing Team and Technical AgilityExperiencing Program Increment (PI) PlanningReleasing on Demand with DevOpsBuilding Business Solutions and Lean SystemsImplementing Lean Portfolio ManagementLeading the transformationWhat Attendees Gets
The class registration includes:Attendee workbookPreparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 5 Agilist examOne year membership to the SAFe Community PlatformCourse certificate of completionAttendees must attend both days of the course in order to be eligible for the exam
Who will benefit?
The following individuals will benefit from this course:
Executives and Leaders, Managers, Directors, CIOs, and VPsDevelopment, QA, and Infrastructure ManagementProgram and Project ManagersProduct and Product Line ManagementPortfolio Managers, PMO, and Process LeadsEnterprise, System, and Solution Architects
Prerequisites
All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe® 5 Agilist (SA) certification exam:5+ years’ experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product, or project managementExperience in ScrumSAFe Certification Kit
Attendees who pass the certification exam will receive:SAFe Agilist certificateA SAFe 4 Agilist digital badge to promote your accomplishment onlineA one-year certified membership as a SAFe Agilist, which includes access to the SA Community of PracticeA SAFe Agilist certification usage guide with SA certification marksAccess to a variety of learning resources to support certified professionals during their SAFe journeyExam Details
Name: SAFe 5 Agilist ExamFormat: Multiple ChoiceDelivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timedAccess: Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the Leading SAFe courseDuration: Once the exam begins, candidates have 90 minutes (1.5 hours) to complete the examNumber of Questions: 45Passing Score: 34 out of 45 (75% passing score)Cancellation Policy
Full refunds will be issued for cancellations made more than 7 days from the start of the course. For cancellations less than 7 days prior to course start, registrants may contact us to change their registration to another offering.All ​classes are not guaranteed to make. Classes can be cancelled due to low enrollment or any unforeseen reason. The Macro Agile Solutions is not responsible for any kind of reimbursements for travel expenses due to cancelled classes. We recommend that you contact us ([masked] ) for course status before booking any travel accommodations. In the event a class is cancelled by Macro Agile Solutions, all ticket holders are entitled to a full refund for their ticket purchase.

Leading SAFe® 5.0 (SA) Training- Virtual Instructor Led

During this two-day course, attendees will gain the knowledge necessary to lead a Lean-Agile enterprise by leveraging the Scaled Agile Frame
Description
This course will prepare you to achieve SAFe Agilist (SA) certification. During this two-day course, attendees will gain the knowledge necessary to lead a Lean-Agile enterprise by leveraging the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®), and its underlying principles derived from Lean, systems thinking, Agile development, product development flow, and DevOps. They will discuss the five competencies needed to become a Lean Enterprise. They will also learn and practice the skills for supporting and executing PI Planning events, and coordinating multiple Agile Release Trains (ARTs).
Attendees will gain an understanding of the Lean-Agile mindset, why it’s so effective in today’s adapt-or-die marketplace, and what it means to lead a Lean-Agile transformation. They’ll also learn how to build and support Agile teams and programs, empower a Lean Portfolio, build a Continuous Delivery Pipeline and DevOps culture, and coordinate large solutions. They will develop a skillset that’s in demand worldwide—and empower their enterprises to succeed in a disruptive marketplace—when they become a SAFe® 5 Agilist (SA).
Attending the class prepares individuals to take the exam and become a certified SAFe® Agilist (SA)
Learning Goals
To perform the role of a SAFe® Agilist, attendees should be able to:Understand the Five Core Competencies of the Lean Enterprise Become a Lean-thinking manager-teacher Apply the values and principles of a Lean-Agile Mindset Apply SAFe’s Lean and Agile principles to the roles and practices of SAFe Create high-performing teams by establishing mission and purpose Lead the transformation with the SAFe Implementation Roadmap Support PI Planning and the events associated with successful Program execution Drive Release on Demand with the Continuous Delivery Pipeline Establish alignment and execution with Strategic Themes and Lean Portfolio ManagementCoordinate multiple Agile Release Trains and suppliers with a Solution TrainTopics Covered
Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)Becoming a Lean-Agile LeaderEstablishing Team and Technical AgilityExperiencing Program Increment (PI) PlanningReleasing on Demand with DevOpsBuilding Business Solutions and Lean SystemsImplementing Lean Portfolio ManagementLeading the transformationWhat Attendees Gets
The class registration includes:Attendee workbookPreparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 5 Agilist examOne year membership to the SAFe Community PlatformCourse certificate of completionAttendees must attend both days of the course in order to be eligible for the exam
Who will benefit?
The following individuals will benefit from this course:
Executives and Leaders, Managers, Directors, CIOs, and VPsDevelopment, QA, and Infrastructure ManagementProgram and Project ManagersProduct and Product Line ManagementPortfolio Managers, PMO, and Process LeadsEnterprise, System, and Solution Architects
Prerequisites
All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe® 5 Agilist (SA) certification exam:5+ years’ experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product, or project managementExperience in ScrumSAFe Certification Kit
Attendees who pass the certification exam will receive:SAFe Agilist certificateA SAFe 4 Agilist digital badge to promote your accomplishment onlineA one-year certified membership as a SAFe Agilist, which includes access to the SA Community of PracticeA SAFe Agilist certification usage guide with SA certification marksAccess to a variety of learning resources to support certified professionals during their SAFe journeyExam Details
Name: SAFe 5 Agilist ExamFormat: Multiple ChoiceDelivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timedAccess: Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the Leading SAFe courseDuration: Once the exam begins, candidates have 90 minutes (1.5 hours) to complete the examNumber of Questions: 45Passing Score: 34 out of 45 (75% passing score)Cancellation Policy
Full refunds will be issued for cancellations made more than 7 days from the start of the course. For cancellations less than 7 days prior to course start, registrants may contact us to change their registration to another offering.All ​classes are not guaranteed to make. Classes can be cancelled due to low enrollment or any unforeseen reason. The Macro Agile Solutions is not responsible for any kind of reimbursements for travel expenses due to cancelled classes. We recommend that you contact us ([masked] ) for course status before booking any travel accommodations. In the event a class is cancelled by Macro Agile Solutions, all ticket holders are entitled to a full refund for their ticket purchase.

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