(Digital, Color Version) The JIRA Strategy Admin Workbook will save you time, money and frustration. This book is different – it’s not documentation. It’s recommendations from years of cleaning up horrible JIRA configurations! It’s about what you should do, what you shouldn’t do, and why.
(Digital, Black & White Version) The JIRA Strategy Admin Workbook will save you time, money and frustration. This book is different – it’s not documentation. It’s recommendations from years of cleaning up horrible JIRA configurations! It’s about what you should do, what you shouldn’t do, and why.
Updated Feb 2018! For most JIRA Server users, an upgrade is a major activity that requires carefully planning. What is your upgrade plan? How will you prepare? How will you ensure success? How often will you upgrade? Use this template to create your plan. JIRA SERVER ONLY
Here’s a printable list of the 152 recommendations and tips located throughout the JIRA Strategy Admin Workbook. They are grouped by section of the book where they are listed. Please see the information in the related section for the full context.
Use the worksheet below to compare the strengths and weaknesses of each set up. This information is compiled for the purposes of comparing two implementations of the same application. This data enables informed migration decisions.
It's important to set expectations before the project is configured. You'll want to avoid users creating issues and trying to work in a project you are still configuring. Here's a helpful checklist when creating a new JIRA project.
There are a plethora of plugins and add-on features available in the Atlassian Marketplace. But haphazard installs and free trials can leave behind remnants that negatively impact the system after the trial ends. You should develop specific procedures for handling add-ons and customization requests. Use these worksheets to craft your procedure.
Use this worksheet to identify and document recurring maintenance activities. Select frequencies that fit your specific needs and availability.
For those who prefer to download all files at once, this is the full collection of all the worksheets, templates, and companion materials from the JIRA Strategy Admin Workbook. The zip file includes over 50 materials in Microsoft Word and Excel format.
You’ve decided to adopt JIRA. Congratulations! Use this 35 question planning checklist to help you make initial decisions and consider actions you should take to ensure a successful setup. Complete these items before, during, and after your install.