Accurate estimates are a huge part of success in project management. If your team has to work extra hours, cut corners on work quality, and compromise on significant elements of the project (new features, testing, etc.), chances are that a poorly-thought-out deadline is to blame.
As a team of accredited Atlassian plugin developers, we are highly thorough when it comes to ensuring the quality of our projects. But when it comes to novice programmers, it is common for them to either skip plugin testing completely or to have no framework for handling it as efficiently as possible.
One of the values of the agile approach — responding to the uncertainty. Agile tools, especially Jira, are assumed to fit an unclear and changing environment. Add-ons help Jira users extend the standard functionality and make the tool even more flexible and tailored. Our Rozdoum team recently released an app which reflects options in time evaluation. The Range Estimate add-on for Jira adds a pessimistic estimate to an issue and forms an estimation range along with the original estimate so that an issue’s progress can be followed.
In the software development world “project management” has become an all-too-familiar theme. It turns everyday routines into tedious ones. Every mistake may have a tremendous impact on the project as a whole, and as such prove to be highly important and crucial for success. What if your project is non-IT? Take “Eating an apple,” as an example. How would you manage it? Is it as clear as it seems to be? How would you define its weak points?
Our new app WatchTower, One board for multiple Jiras, gained the mark of one of the most useful apps of Codegeist. The Atlassian Solution Partner and the former Codegeist winner — StiltSoft ranked our app in their review. Read more …
If you have ever struggled to deal with a setup where work assignments are spread among different Jira instances — you should know the pain of getting an overview and aligning your tasks properly.
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Atlassian Summit passed, the emotions faded and we are ready to demonstrate our impressions regarding this event. Read more …
Have you ever refused a client? If so, you must have had extremely sound reasons for it. You know how confused you feel when you are making such a tough decision. The bad news is that sometimes it is the only way to react. The good news is that you may outsource the project instead of rejecting it.