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2017-07-06T13:09:00Z

What do you like most about JIRA?


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What do you like most about JIRA?

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Real User

In general, the GUI is nice.

2021-05-05T18:08:42Z
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Top 20Real User

The roadmap feature and the ability to integrate with Power BI are probably the most valuable features in it. It is a great solution. I absolutely love it. It is a tool that was designed for project management, and it has been awesome to work with it so far. I also love Confluence.

2021-04-20T13:57:07Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

What I find valuable about Jira is that it's an ecosystem. Sometimes, it does not provide the best in class solutions, but it's so well integrated. You will not have many problems with integration.

2021-03-25T13:52:11Z
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Top 20Real User

The initial setup was pretty straightforward.

2021-03-05T20:17:40Z
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Top 20Real User

The solution has been very stable overall.

2021-02-19T16:52:58Z
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Top 5Real User

All of the tracking features are the most valuable because it allows me to see where we stand today and every day.

2021-02-19T14:27:15Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

Internally we use Jira for our own implementations and capturing requirements and our customers are using the whole tool for the whole software development life cycle. They're using it for the full life cycle of the product.

2021-02-02T06:09:00Z
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Top 5Real User

We can create multiple boards for the same product backlogs.

2021-01-27T10:36:48Z
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Top 20Real User

The most valuable features are that it is good for tracking the issues and it provides for the usage of Confluence.

2021-01-13T17:42:00Z
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Top 20Real User

There are a couple of things that I find valuable about Jira, the first being its architecture. For instance, I like that you can create dashboards easily, which makes it very user-friendly. You don't need much training on that. You can just get right to it and people are able to use almost all of Jira's features with little training.

2021-01-11T17:00:34Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

The solution is very scalable and flexible.

2021-01-05T15:17:32Z
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Top 20Real User

The pricing of the product is very good. It's not too expensive

2020-12-30T19:52:00Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

It's an open-sourced product that is easy to customize.

2020-12-30T14:58:03Z
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Top 20Real User

Jira is very user friendly, easy to install, and easy to access.

2020-12-28T17:49:11Z
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Top 20Real User

The solution helps a lot with scrums.

2020-12-27T09:12:00Z
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Top 20Real User

Most of my work is keeping track of what's been going on and identifying what is blocking future work. What I like about this solution is you can create a consolidated customized dashboard out of your files to identify what's been going on and identify who has how much data assigned to them.

2020-12-14T09:13:55Z
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Top 20Real User

It is easy to deploy in the cloud and other environments. It is also easy to view the reports of the sprint review or the sprint plan and the relation between the backlog and the repositories.

2020-12-13T06:21:38Z
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Top 10MSP

The most valuable feature is the feature of assigning. Whenever I have an issue, Jira doesn't stop at just letting me describe the issue. I can also assign the issue to a developer, and the developer gets notified about it. After he is able to work on it, he can update the status and revert back to me through the same platform. It really avoids a lot of communication over email and phone. This the feature that I really like about Jira. I always use Jira with my team.

2020-12-11T22:09:40Z
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Top 20Real User

The informatics is the most valuable feature. It captures what we need.

2020-11-30T13:05:00Z
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Top 5Real User

The workflows are very easy to handle as far as scalability goes.

2020-11-25T14:40:27Z
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Top 5Real User

With the help of Jira, tasks are less likely to remain stagnant for a long time. We always see them somewhere on the board.

2020-11-12T08:30:51Z
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Top 10Real User

It's a very complete product overall.

2020-11-08T06:36:21Z
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Top 20Real User

The timeline management is great.

2020-11-05T18:00:16Z
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Top 20Real User

It's really smart how they connected these third-party vendors into their own marketplace. You can create and add apps. Anybody can do it.

2020-11-02T18:34:52Z
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Top 20Real User

The most valuable feature is working with sprints and having the ability to create sprints.

2020-10-29T18:55:29Z
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Top 20Consultant

The task management aspect of Jira is pretty pure. They have a lot of great plugins that really expand your options.

2020-10-26T12:35:59Z
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Top 20Real User

The solution offers a lot of plugins.

2020-09-17T08:05:55Z
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Top 20Real User

There are a lot of different plugins for Jira. Unfortunately, we did not test so many and the big pain point for us is the rigorous handling and the roadmap of Jira. We have a portfolio and structure plugin and we have our story map plugin in Jira

2020-07-19T08:15:00Z
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Top 20Real User

We use it for capacity planning. We need to gauge and assess whatever is coming to our pipeline and then everything comes to the pipeline, appears as a pic, and then based on that, we create the story points and we take it from there.

2020-07-19T08:15:00Z
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Top 20Real User

The most valuable feature is managing software development.

2020-07-16T06:21:09Z
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Top 5Consultant

The user story map is excellent. The features can be composed into stories and they can be allocated to each of the sprints in a program increment. It allows you to see all that in the user story map, and you have various dashboards to see the stories in various views. You can see them as a backlog view, for example, or you can see as an actual sprint view.

2020-07-15T07:11:39Z
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Top 20Real User

The most valuable feature is its flexibility.

2020-07-13T06:55:56Z
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Top 20Real User

It's easy to understand, and easy to navigate.

2020-07-13T06:55:39Z
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Top 20Consultant

The feature that I have found most valuable is that it is a quite powerful user tracking system.

2020-07-13T06:55:00Z
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Top 20Real User

The feature that I have found most valuable is its ease of use. I don't need to train anyone to use it, I just give them access and they can use it to add comments, move their issues, change the status, monitor, read, and so on.

2020-07-13T06:55:00Z
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Top 20Real User

The most valuable aspect of this solution is its ability to connect everything together.

2020-07-13T06:55:00Z
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Top 20Real User

The most valuable features of this solution are workflow and reporting.

2020-07-08T09:01:01Z
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Top 20Consultant

The solution offers up great transparency that makes it possible for everyone inside the departmental organization to see what's happening.

2020-07-08T09:00:58Z
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Top 20Real User

The solution is extremely stable.

2020-07-05T09:37:56Z
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Top 20Real User

The most valuable feature is project management.

2020-06-21T08:08:09Z
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Top 20Real User

This is our way of communicating with different teams. We are a global company. I am based in San Diego, for example. A lot of the BAs are based in Paris. The development team is based in Minsk. We absolutely need to be in constant communication and on the same page.

2020-06-21T08:08:09Z
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Top 20Consultant

The most valuable feature is that it is somewhat flexible.

2020-06-14T08:03:00Z
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Top 20Real User

The most valuable features in Jira are the dashboard, reports, and boards that help us to control the advancement of the project.

2020-02-18T20:09:00Z
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Real User

Issue linking has enabled teams to trace issues.

2019-11-04T17:01:00Z
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Real User

Transparency of development projects, as well as approval processes for some business projects, has improved massively.

2019-09-11T14:01:00Z
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Real User

The most valuable feature of this solution is the source linking on the commit level to git.

2019-08-19T08:11:00Z
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Real User

This solution assists us with being able to quickly and easily start sprints and keep accurate track of them, including billing using a time-tracking add-on.

2019-08-07T12:56:00Z
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Real User

The most valuable feature is the Burndown Chart to see work that is outstanding.

2019-07-03T11:02:00Z
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Real User

The most valuable features are the customized Dashboard, Sprint Planning, and Automatic Notifications.

2019-06-23T15:40:00Z
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Top 5Real User

The most valuable feature is the full integration between Work management, Source code management, and Test Automation.

2019-05-13T13:40:00Z
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Real User

The features that we find most valuable are the Workflow, Scrum workflow, and Dashboards.

2019-05-09T18:06:00Z
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Real User

The most valuable feature is the flexibility of the configuration, being able to configure it to suit your own needs.

2019-05-09T13:13:00Z
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Real User

This tool can be used anywhere and on any device.

2019-04-22T09:26:00Z
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Real User

It has an easy UI that can easily plug-in to every level.

2019-01-22T06:22:00Z
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Vendor

Some of the features that are most important to me of JIRA Agile are the sprint planning, being able to write user stories and being able to use task management.

2018-12-10T08:29:00Z
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Real User

Reporting: It gives a nice report of my backlog and what my team has currently spent its efforts on.

2018-08-09T07:01:00Z
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Top 5Real User

It benefits us because we have globally located teams. Our team members work in different geographies, so the product is a better way to manage progress and see the status of different tasks

2018-08-01T07:08:00Z
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Real User

We can cope with processes easily without adapting the tool, but adapting the tool to processes.

2018-07-29T06:51:00Z
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MSP

It improved communication, as it was a popular tool, and most people enjoyed using it.

2018-05-16T14:01:00Z
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Real User

It is very flexible, so we can do pretty much what we want with it.

2018-04-22T11:00:00Z
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Real User

It helps me to use virtual Scrum boards across four locations, three time zones, and to plan my work. It fully supports the Scrum approach, and the Agile way of working, and it has Agile thinking behind it..

2018-03-22T09:39:00Z
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User

It gave us control over all test artifacts in one place, along with easy traceability, mapping between stories, bugs, test cases, and test cycles.

2018-02-02T11:43:00Z
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Vendor

JQL, JIRA Query Language enables me to filter all the issues, display the items as I want.

2018-01-28T13:15:00Z
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Real User

The ability to change and rewrite tasks is valuable. You can add a lot of columns, change the owners and the change the components.

2018-01-28T13:15:00Z
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Vendor

JIRA stores history of changes, which helps a lot to track who, when, and why the issue was modified​.

2017-12-12T13:15:00Z
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Real User

I found it super useful, as it is customizable for different teams and users.

2017-07-06T13:09:00Z
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