Product Info

VersionOne is an all-in-one agile project management tool built from the ground up to support agile software development methodologies such as Scrum, Kanban, Lean, XP, SAFe and hybrid. From small teams to distributed enterprises, VersionOne’s suite of right-sized product editions help companies scale agile faster, easier and smarter.

Platform

Take advantage of more than 70 pre-built integration connectors to extend VersionOne and create a single, synchronized agile software development environment. Connectors are available for all VersionOne product editions, or you can build your own using VersionOne’s open, web-service API and SDKs (Java & .NET).

Training & Services

We offer world class agile and product training to help you quickly get started with agile and easily scale VersionOne across your organization. Whether you’re looking for basic training or dedicated on-site coaching you’ll find what you need to make your transition to agile faster and easier.

Customers

VersionOne has been selected and successfully deployed by over 50,000 teams in over 170 countries around the world and more than 35 Fortune 100 companies using agile software development and scrum development practices. Our customers include many of the leading technology organizations in the world.

Partners

We realize that the agile expertise that our partners offer is a critical part of a customer’s success in adopting, transitioning and scaling their agile initiatives. By leveraging the unique expertise of our global partner network, VersionOne is able to offer superior agile training, coaching and consulting services based on our customers’ specific needs

About Us

VersionOne helped pioneer the agile management tool in 2002 - way before it was the cool thing to do in the software development market. Today we remain the only enterprise software company that has been 100% dedicated to agile life cycle management since day one.

Agile/Lean Assessment

This is a solution for Managers, Directors or VPs who are ready to move to agile and or Lean and Kanban but want to make their first step the right step. After an onsite assessment, your coach will provide you with an Agile Adoption Roadmap outlining your organization’s readiness for agile, the commitments you must be willing to make, and the actions you must take to ensure the program’s success.

Leading SAFe - Scaled Agile Framework Agilist (SA) Certification

In this two-day course, you will gain the knowledge necessary to lead an enterprise agile transformation by leveraging the Scaled Agile Framework, and its underlying principles of lean thinking, and product development flow. You will leave with an understanding of how the principles and practices of the framework support Lean Thinking, Agile Development, SAFe ScrumXP, Agile Release Train, Agile Portfolio Management, Agile Architecture and Scaling Leadership.

SAFe ScrumXP for Teams - SAFe Practitioner (SP) Certification

Our two-day SAFe ScrumXP for Teams course goes well beyond Scrum. It teaches Lean thinking tools, roles, processes, and the software engineering practices necessary to achieve the code quality you need to scale Scrum to your enterprise business context. The course is intended for new teams in an enterprise agile adoption program or can be used to re-baseline existing Scrum teams as required for scaling.

Agile Project Management & PMI ACP Prep

If you are seeking an in-depth course on the whats, whys, and hows of Agile project management, this course is for you. You will learn, through a mix of discussion and hands-on activities, what Agile project management is (and isn’t), and will leave with practical, real-world tools for transitioning to agile management practices, planning an agile project, and managing the project to completion. This course covers the tools, techniques, knowledge, skills, domains, and tasks listed in the PMI-ACPSM Examination Content Outline, and may be used to satisfy the 21 contact hours of Agile Project Management education required for initial agile certification.

Agile Bootcamp

The VersionOne Agile Bootcamp is a two-day immersion based agile training experience that is meant to familiarize participants with the concepts, methods and practical techniques of agile software development. From the history of agile and the fundamentals of strategic planning, through story writing, execution and delivery, the Bootcamp has been designed to take teams through the complete cycle of a typical agile development project.

Certified ScrumMaster

This highly interactive, two-day scrum training course has been designed to give you the ability to experience first-hand what it is like to be part of a Scrum team. Learn the "what, why, and how" of Scrum, and be equipped to return to your organization with the knowledge to begin applying the Scrum framework to achieve success. Upon successful completion of this course, and passage of the scrum certification examination, you will be recognized by the Scrum Alliance as a Certified ScrumMaster (CSM). Your certification will be registered and includes a one-year Scrum Alliance membership.

Certified Scrum Product Owner

This two-day course will equip you to fulfill the role of Product Owner for a Scrum team. Class attendees will participate in numerous exercises where they will encounter real-world challenges faced by Product Owners, and will learn techniques for responding to those challenges. You’ll leave this course with the knowledge to help your organization deliver higher ROI with higher quality. Upon successful completion of this scrum training course, you will be recognized by the Scrum Alliance as a Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO). Your certification will be registered and includes a one-year Scrum Alliance membership.

Project Kick-off Workshop

How do we even start a new Agile Project? Who should be involved in Release planning and what input is expected from each role? Our coaches are agile experts who can help you kick off your new Agile Project... We will coach you through the fundamentals of agile Release and Sprint planning by facilitating everything from creating a Vision Statement, Establishing Personas, performing story mapping, and deciding on a release strategy. By the end of day 5, you will have completed your first sprint planning session and be ready to begin your project. Your coach will then return to help facilitate the Sprint Review, Demo, Retrospective, and kick off the next Sprint Planning Session.

Intro to Lean/Kanban

Led by a highly experienced Lean / Agile development coach and VersionOne product expert, this interactive course introduces attendees to the key concepts of kanban and how to apply them in agile teams. The kanban training kicks off with a brief overview and proceeds immediately into an interactive exercise that drives homes the benefits of lean and kanban. The class will discuss agile values, principles and terminology to ensure you have a solid working knowledge of agile best practices. Additional interactive kanban training exercises will help the class understand the application of agile and kanban to their own teams.

Continuous Delivery/DevOps Training

Understand what Devops is and how it can aid your organization in creating high-quality, manageable, risk-adverse software in a dynamic way. From that perspective, this course will teach you how to introduce DevOps into your organization along with the automation and concepts that come with it

Continuous Delivery/DevOps Assessment

DevOps is all over the technology and CIO magazines and blogs. You know about it conceptually but want to understand how it can help you not only operationally but also give you a competitive advantage. You want to achieve the a great level of uptime while still creating a dynamic environment that is ripe for innovation and creativity. But what do you do first? And how? We have put together an offering for Managers, Directors, VPs, or CTO / CIO s who are ready to move to a DevOps model and want to make sure they understand where they are going and how to get there.

Agile for Executives Workshop

Join VersionOne for a four-hour concise agile training session specifically for executives. You will learn how to transition to agile management practices, enable an agile culture and lead your team through a successful agile adoption. All of our classes are led by agile experts with years of agile experience. Using agile best practices, our experts will provide hands-on exercises that will prepare you for leading your own agile organization.

Story Writing Workshop

Learn the fundamental principles involved in collecting, decomposing, writing and organizing agile stories in this two day immersive workshop. Participants will leave the workshop with a step-by-step agile reference guide, including in-depth instructions for story writing, as well as the knowledge to help ensure the success of your projects.

Agile Engineering Workshop

This is a hands-on workshop that will involve programming and testing real code. You will leave this workshop with a thorough understanding of the agile approach to software development, including Pair Programming, Test Driven Development, Automated Acceptance Testing, Refactoring, and Continuous Integration.

Agile Engineering Practices for Legacy Code

This is a hands-on workshop that will involve programming and testing real code. You will leave this workshop with a thorough understanding of the agile approach to software development. On top of this, we’ll explore and plan how to work with legacy code bases utilizing these agile development practices.

Agile for Product Owners

Join us for an immersive three-day workshop focused on product owners. You will learn the fundamental principles involved in writing and organizing Agile Stories, how to determine value and secrets of prioritization. Agile experts with years of product owner and agile experience lead each class, blending theory with hands-on exercises to prepare you for owning your projects.

Agile for Business Analysts

Stories, acceptance criteria, and prioritization are the fuel that drives development on Agile project. These activities may be traditionally associates with business analysts, but are skills the team needs to acquire. Fully compliant with the Agile Extension to the BABOK®, this course provides a hands-on learning experience for those new to Agile, and tips and techniques for experts.

Test Driven Development

Start off by focusing on what TDD is, what it is not, and most importantly why we would want to develop in such a manner. Working from that foundation, this course will introduce test driven practices, refactoring, code metrics and strategies for working with legacy code.

Agile Testing

Join VersionOne for a two-day Agile for Testers class. You will learn how to transition from traditional testing to agile testing methods. All of our classes are led by agile experts who have years of agile testing experience. Using agile test management best practices, our experts will provide hands-on exercises that will prepare you for transitioning to agile testing. You will leave the workshop with a step-by-step agile reference guide including in-depth instructions for agile testing as well as the knowledge to help ensure the success of your releases.

Agile Team Building Workshop using LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY®

This play based workshop will move a collection of individuals towards what we can call a Real Team: One that will exhibit characteristics such as nurturing ideas, being alert and flexible, sharing ideas transparently, being self-motivated and one that comprises individuals who mesh together.

Certified Innovation Games® for Customer Understanding

Long before gamification, gamestorming and serious games became the latest buzz words, Luke Hohmann and his team were using a variety of serious games, Innovation Games®, to help companies like SAP, Qualcomm, Cisco, Reed Elsevier, Yahoo! (and many more!) build breakthrough products & services. These games (originally outlined in Luke’s groundbreaking book, Innovation Games: Creating Breakthrough Products through Collaborative Play) enable you to work directly with your customers, eliciting unique insight into what they truly want from your product or service.

Agile eWorkshop: Private Series

This Agile eLearning series is your fast track to becoming an agile ninja. Learn the how and why of agile in a collaborative environment, designed to keep you engaged. Topics include story writing, estimation, release and sprint planning and metrics.