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Mastering JIRA 7 - Second Edition

By : Ravi Sagar
Book Image

Mastering JIRA 7 - Second Edition

By: Ravi Sagar

Overview of this book

Atlassian JIRA 7 is an enterprise issue tracker system. One of its key strengths is its ability to adapt to the needs of an organization, ranging from building software products to managing your support issues. This book provides a comprehensive explanation covering all three components of JIRA 7, such as JIRA Software, JIRA Core, and Jira Service Desk. It shows you how to master the key functionalities of JIRA and its customizations and useful add-ons, and is packed with real-world examples and use cases. You will first learn how to plan for a JIRA 7 installation and fetch data. We cover JIRA reports in detail, which will help you analyze your data effectively. You can add additional features to your JIRA application by choosing one of the already built-in add-ons or building a new one to suit your needs. Then you'll find out about implementing Agile methodologies in JIRA by creating Scrum and Kanban boards. We'll teach you how to integrate your JIRA Application with other tools such as Confluence, SVN, Git, and more, which will help you extend your application. Finally, we'll explore best practices and troubleshooting techniques to help you find out what went wrong and understand how to fix it.
Table of Contents (25 chapters)
Mastering JIRA 7 - Second Edition
About the Author
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In this chapter, we discussed the various problems that may arise in your JIRA instance. Most importantly, we discussed how to handle these issues. If the configurations are not tested properly, users will complain about usage-related issues, which can be fixed by making appropriate changes to the configurations. In this chapter, we discussed such configuration-related issues and their solutions.

This is the last chapter of this book. I hope you enjoyed reading these chapters and I am sure you must have learned about a lot of interesting things that JIRA has to offer. In recent years, JIRA, along with other Atlassian tools, has become a popular choice in organizations. These days, JIRA is treated not just as a tool to manage issues, but is considered a competency. If you are a project manager, scrum master, or are managing any project, learning JIRA will certainly help you get the best out of this amazing tool.