Once an agile organization reaches a certain size, there is a lot of value to be gained by aligning the different value streams in the organization. In this course, Managing the Delivery Portfolio, you will gain the ability to organize the portfolio layer in your agile organization. First, you will learn about the different processes that are executed on the portfolio level of the framework. Next, you will discover how to analyze value streams in the organization. Finally, you will explore the different coordinating roles that exist on the portfolio level. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of lean portfolio management needed to create a portfolio layer in your organization.
Tommy van Schaik spent most of his academic and professional career as a linking pin between business and IT. His focus areas are: project management, IT governance, business processes, IT architecture, requirement engineering, and business rules.
Course Overview Hi everyone, and welcome to this course, Managing the Delivery Portfolio. My name is Tommy van Schaik. I'm an IT project manager and an agile implementation coach, helping organizations to transition to an agile organization. Once your agile organization begins to grow in size, it becomes beneficial to implement a portfolio layer to leverage its size. This course will teach you the processes, roles, and coordination mechanisms to help leverage the economics of scale that come with a large agile organization. Specifically, we will look at the processes that take place on the portfolio level, the coordinating roles that exist on the portfolio level, and finally, how to leverage value streams to guide the flow of value to your organization. After this course, you will be familiar with the concepts needed to participate in and organize the portfolio layer in your agile organization. Now this course is also part of a larger learning path. That learning path will explain the entire framework for scaling agile at scale in large detail, getting you from a starter to an expert throughout all the courses. Now let's get started on this course, Managing the Delivery Portfolio, here, at Pluralsight.