The following industry-standard tools
will be used as part of training program

1

CREATING PROJECT PLAN/SCHEDULE

TOOL NAME: GANTTER LINK: https://www.smartapp.com PURPOSE: This tool will be used to build project plan/schedule as part of project management artifacts.
2

BUILDING ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURES, RACI MATRIX, FISH BONE DIAGRAMS, AND BUSINESS PROCESS MODELS

TOOL NAME: VISUAL PARADIGM LINK: http://www.visual-paradigm.com PURPOSE: This tool will be used to create some basic diagrams such as organizational structures, RACI matrix, Fish Bone diagram, business process diagrams, UML diagrams, enterprise architecture diagrams, context diagrams etc.
3

CREATING BUSINESS PROCESS DIAGRAMS

TOOL NAME: MICROSOFT VISIO LINK: https://products.office.com/en-us/Visio/flowchart-software PURPOSE: This tool will be used to create standard business process diagrams, flowcharts, BPMN models, Unified Modeling Language (UML-based) diagrams, context diagrams, enterprise architecture diagrams, context diagrams, root cause analysis diagrams etc.
4

CREATING BPMN-BASED AS WELL AS STANDARD BUSINESS PROCESS DIAGRAMS

TOOL NAME: bizagi modeler LINK: http://www.bizagi.com/ PURPOSE: This tool will be used to create standard business process diagrams, flowcharts, BPMN models, Unified Modeling Language (UML-based) diagrams, context diagrams, enterprise architecture diagrams, context diagrams, root cause analysis diagrams etc.
5

WRITING BUSINESS ANALYSIS ARTIFACTS (DOCUMENTATION)

TOOL NAME: MICROSOFT OFFICE (MS Word, PowerPoint, and Excel) LINK: https://products.office.com/en-us/home PURPOSE: This tool will be used to create documentation. We will cover from basics to advanced features of office products especially MS Word, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint, which are important for conducting business analysis duties.
6

CREATING WIREFRAME/MOCKUPS

TOOL NAME: balsamiq LINK: https://balsamiq.com/products/mockups/ PURPOSE: This tool will be used to create wireframes/mockups for applications.
TOOL NAME: mockflow LINK: http://www.mockflow.com/ PURPOSE: This tool will be used to create wireframes/mockups for applications.
7

CHANGE MANAGEMENT AND VERSION CONTROLLING

TOOL NAME: revisionator LINK: https://revisionator.com PURPOSE: This tool will be used to learn how to ‘Check-In’ and ‘Check-Out’ documents as part of version controlling process.
8

CREATING AND MANAGING AGILE BOARD AND AGILE TASKS

TOOL NAME: JIRA LINK: https://www.atlassian.com/software/jira PURPOSE: This tool will be used to manage agile boards and manage issues in agile environment (EPICS, User Stories and sub-tasks) as part of any agile projects.
9

BUILDING PROJECT REPOSITORY AND MANAGING IT ACROSS THE PROJECT LIFECYCLE

TOOL NAME: CONFLUENCE LINK: https://www.atlassian.com/software/jira PURPOSE: This tool will be used to manage artifact repository.
10

GENERATING REQUIREMENTS TRACEABILITY MATRIX (RTM)

TOOL NAME: requirementone LINK: http://www.requirementone.com/ PURPOSE: This tool will be used to manage requirements (create attributes, associations), create, build and maintain ‘Requirements Traceability Matrix’.
TOOL NAME: ALM (Application Lifecycle Management) from HP LINK: http://www8.hp.com/us/en/software-solutions/alm-software-development-testing/index.html PURPOSE: This tool will be used to manage requirements (create attributes, associations), create, build and maintain ‘Requirements Traceability Matrix’.