Jira Software Essentials - Second Edition

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Learn
  • Understand the basics and agile methodologies of Jira software
  • Use Jira Software in a Scrum environment
  • Manage and run Jira Software projects beyond the out of box Scrum and Kanban way
  • Combine Scrum and Kanban and use other project management options beyond just agile
  • Customize Jira Software’s various features and options as per your requirements
  • Work with Jira Agile offline, and plan and forecast projects with agile portfolio
  • Integrate Jira Agile with Confluence and Bitbucket
About

Jira Software is an agile project management tool that supports any agile methodology, be it scrum, Kanban, or your own unique flavour. From agile boards to reports, you can plan, track, and manage all your agile software development projects from a single tool. Jira Software brings the power of agile methodology to Atlassian Jira.

This second edition of JIRA Agile Essentials, will help you dive straight into the action, exploring critical agile terminologies and concepts in the context of Jira Software. You will learn how to plan, track, and release great software. This book will teach you how to install and run Jira Software and set it up to run with Scrum and Kanban. It will also teach you to use Jira Software your way and run projects beyond the out-of-box Scrum and Kanban way, including a hybrid approach of both the methodologies and other options that come with Jira Software. Later, you will learn how to integrate it with the tools you are already using and enhance Jira with add-ons such as Confluence. You will learn to stay connected with your team from anywhere to ensure great development. Jira Software has numerous deployment options in the cloud, on your own infrastructure, or at a massive scale. You will be introduced to Bitbucket, Atlassian’s distributed version control system, which integrates seamlessly with Jira, allowing your team to work within the two applications as one harmonious environment.

With this practical guide, you will develop a great working knowledge of Jira Software and your project management will become much more efficient.

Features
  • Plan and manage projects effortlessly with Jira Software by integrating it with other applications
  • Improve your team's performance with Scrum and Kanban, together with agile methodology
  • Easy-to-follow learning guide to install Jira Software and understand how it fits in with Atlassian Jira
Page Count 192
Course Length 5 hours 45 minutes
ISBN 9781788833516
Date Of Publication 30 Jan 2018

Authors

Patrick Li

Patrick Li is the cofounder of AppFusions and works as a senior engineer there. 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.