JIRA 6 Essentials

Video Description

Design a successful project and issue tracking implementation for your organization through a series of hands-on exercises and live examples

About This Video

  • Comprehensive coverage of important features and updates in JIRA 6

  • Step-by-step instructions to deal with real-world situations

  • Illustrations straight from the application to help visualize issue tracking

  • In Detail

    JIRA is a proprietary enterprise software product, developed by Atlassian, commonly used for bug tracking, issue tracking, and project management. JIRA is used as a way to manage bug and issue tracking and project management for large-scale projects.

    JIRA 6 Essentials will show you how to use and manage your Atlassian JIRA instance. Starting from the basics of working with JIRA projects and issues, the course will introduce and explain advanced topics that any JIRA administrator will need to know to better understand and configure JIRA for their organizations.

    This video course will introduce and explain important concepts in JIRA, and ultimately show you how to plan and design your own implementation. You will learn how to customize JIRA to adapt to your organization and add value to your business.

    In this course you will learn how to understand and create your own workflows, implement access control with different security settings, manage user and group memberships, integrate with LDAP, set up a notification email system, extend JIRA's default functionalities with add-ons, integrate JIRA with other Atlassian applications or use JIRA as a general-purpose feedback collection system, as well as customize screens and field setups to capture data that really makes sense.

    JIRA 6 Essentials covers everything that you need to know in order to set up a fully-functional implementation.

    Table of Contents

    1. Chapter 1: Working with Projects
      1. Create a New JIRA Project 00:03:31
      2. Create a New Issue in JIRA 00:03:07
      3. Understand the Project Browser 00:03:05
      4. Add Project Components and Versions 00:03:16
      5. Import Issues into JIRA 00:04:24
    2. Chapter 2: Working with Issues
      1. Understand Issue in JIRA 00:04:02
      2. Operate and Work with Issues 00:05:50
      3. Use Sub-Tasks to Better Manage and Structure Your Issues 00:03:04
      4. Link Issues to Other Resources 00:03:08
      5. Create and Manage Issue Types 00:03:15
    3. Chapter 3: Working with Screens and Fields
      1. Manage and Configure Screens in JIRA 00:03:03
      2. Create New Screens 00:03:53
      3. Create New Custom Fields 00:02:54
      4. Controlling Field Behaviors 00:03:06
      5. Apply Field Configuration to Specific Issue Types and Projects 00:04:16
    4. Chapter 4: Workflows
      1. Create New Workflow Steps and Transitions 00:05:36
      2. Add the Workflow Conditions 00:03:37
      3. Add the Workflow Validators 00:02:23
      4. Add Workflow Post Functions 00:02:42
      5. Apply Multiple Workflows to One Project 00:04:30
    5. Chapter 5: Security and Permissions
      1. Manage the User and Group Membership 00:04:24
      2. Control Access to JIRA with Global Permissions 00:03:26
      3. Control Project and Issue Operation Access with Permission Scheme 00:05:16
      4. Restrict Access to an Issue with Issue Security Scheme 00:04:10
      5. Connect JIRA to LDAP 00:04:01
    6. Chapter 6: Notifications
      1. Enable JIRA to Send Outgoing e-mail Notifications 00:04:04
      2. Manage Notification Recipients for Updates in JIRA 00:03:46
      3. Create Custom Events and e-mail Templates 00:04:48
      4. Create a Mail Handler to Create Issues/Comments in JIRA from e-mails 00:04:44
    7. Chapter 7: Searching and Reporting
      1. Search for Issues in JIRA in the Basic Search Mode 00:03:37
      2. Search for Issues in JIRA in the Advanced Search Mode 00:03:51
      3. Search for Your Searches As Filters 00:02:19
      4. Create Your Own Dashboard 00:02:47
    8. Chapter 8: Advanced Features
      1. Extend JIRA with Custom Add-ons 00:03:41
      2. Integrate JIRA with Other Atlassian Applications 00:03:31
      3. Navigate between JIRA and Other Applications 00:02:32
      4. Use JIRA As a Feedback Collecting System 00:03:10

    Product Information

    • Title: JIRA 6 Essentials
    • Author(s): Patrick Li
    • Release date: September 2013
    • Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
    • ISBN: 9781849689243