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  • Explore the new features of Jira 7
  • Plan and deploy your project effectively using Jira
  • Use different flavors of Jira to develop applications
  • Searching and reporting issues in Jira
  • Using Jira to configure your sample App.

In this course, we start by introducing you to Jira and taking you through all aspects of it so you can use it effectively; if you have never deployed Jira before then this course is for you. We cover how to plan the installation of Jira. Then you will learn the fundamentals of the tool such as how to create a new project, manage issues, search, and report. We explain all three flavors of Jira—Jira Core, Jira Software, and Jira Service Desk—in detail and specific scenarios for each one of them will be developed. Finally, we share some tips on getting the most out of Jira.

Style and Approach

A step-by-step approach to understanding Jira, beginning with using Jira Core for business teams, moving on to learning development using Jira software, setting up a helpdesk, searching and reporting, and using the portfolio app.

  • Understanding Jira Core for development
  • Using Jira to deal with real business cases
  • Practical scenarios to explain Jira benefits
Course Length 4 hours 4 minutes
ISBN 9781788621557
Date Of Publication 29 Mar 2018


Ravi Sagar

Ravi Sagar is an Atlassian consultant and Drupal expert with several years of experience in web development and business analysis. He has done extensive work implementing and customizing big Jira instances for project tracking, test management, support tickets, and Agile tracking.

Ravi founded Sparxsys Solutions Pvt. Ltd. in 2010—a start-up company that provides consultancy and training services on Atlassian tools and Drupal. He has a keen interest in building accessible websites, adhering to WCAG guidelines, and is the author of Mastering Jira 7 - Second Edition and multiple Jira 7 video training courses. In his free time, he loves blogging on his website, where he writes regularly about topics such as DevOps and programming.