1 - Introduction – Roles involved in a SharePoint project
The opportunities and challenges of a SharePoint projectThe business analysis process BA role vs. project manager role BA / PM competenciesCase Study Exercise
2 - Understanding SharePoint Requirements
Business, User, Functional, Quality-of-service and implementation requirements Requirements vs. specifications Requirements vs. business rules Risk management and risk response strategies Analyzing requirementsCharacteristics of effective requirementsCase Study Exercise
3 - SharePoint Requirements Modeling
Identify high level scopeIdentify initial requirements stackIdentify an architectural visionPlan your iterationIteration modelingModel stormingTest driven developmentCase Study Exercise
4 - The Change Management Process
Managing the Solution Scope and RequirementsCapturing the Requirements TraceabilityMaintaining the Requirements for re-useManaging Requirements ConflictsPreparing the Requirements PackageBuilding the Requirements communications planCase Study Exercise
5 - Assessing & Validating Requirements
Validating and verifying SharePoint RequirementsCreating a master test plan Create test scenarios and test cases Case Study Exercise
6 - Additional Information
Useful books and links on managing requirements and projects for SharePoint initiatives
Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.
Who is it For?
Executives, Project Managers, Business Analysts, Business and IT stakeholders engaged in improving the delivery of products and services that meet user needs through the use of Microsoft SharePoint; Anyone who wants to improve their Business Analysis skills; Project stakeholders concerned with SharePoint requirements.
There are no prerequisites for this course. This course suitable for both novices and experienced people who need to manage and communicate requirements for SharePoint projects. It is recommended that participants complete the BA01 – Business Analysis Essentials course prior to enrolling or have equivalent experience. Experience working with Microsoft Sharepoint is helpful and recommended.