JIRA Essentials - Third Edition

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  • Learn about the JIRA architecture and essential components that help you prepare for deployments
  • Understand JIRA from both an end users and administrator's perspective
  • Design and implement custom forms to capture information with custom fields, screens, and validation rules
  • Create and design custom workflows with complex validation logic and business rules
  • Secure JIRA data from unauthorized access
  • Notify users with updates using automated e-mail rules
  • Search, report on, and analyze your project progress
  • Manage and run projects with Agile methodologies

Atlassian JIRA is an enterprise issue tracker system. One of its key strengths is its ability to adapt to the needs of the organization, ranging from building Atlassian application interfaces to providing a platform for add-ons to extend JIRA's capabilities.

JIRA Essentials, Third Edition provides a comprehensive explanation covering all major features of Atlassian JIRA, broken down and organized in logical order. The book starts by showing you how to set up your own JIRA instance before introducing you to key features and concepts such as business processes, workflows, e-mails, and notifications. This book will show you how to develop software more efficiently by planning, designing, and customizing your own JIRA implementation. At the end of each chapter, you will have the opportunity to put your newly acquired knowledge into practice by following a step-by-step, hands-on project that you will build throughout the book.

  • Install, build, and implement your own Atlassian JIRA instance to track and manage projects
  • Customize your JIRA with data capture and display, workflow design, and security to suit your requirements
  • Step-by-step exercises at the end of each chapter for you to try out and reinforce your skills
Page Count 390
Course Length 11 hours 42 minutes
ISBN 9781784398125
Date Of Publication 26 Apr 2015


Patrick Li

Patrick Li is the cofounder of AppFusions and works there as a senior engineer. AppFusions is one of the leading Atlassian experts, specializing in integration solutions with many enterprise applications and platforms, including IBM Connections, Jive, Google Apps, and more. He has worked in the Atlassian ecosystem for over 9 years, developing products and solutions for the Atlassian platform and providing expert consulting services. He has authored many books and video courses covering Jira 4 to 8. He has extensive experience in designing and deploying Atlassian solutions from the ground up, and customizing existing deployments for clients across verticals such as healthcare, software engineering, financial services, and government agencies.