Jira Software : a practical introduction

A basic and general JIRA overview focused on using Jira Software projects for the completley new Jira user. We'll talk about basics like how to open an issue, what issue types are, how workflows are used to report statuses and other core JIRA concepts.

Introduction

Objectives of this class

Topic Areas

Is Jira Software different from Jira?

What's "The Atlassian Way"?

What is Jira good for?

How does Jira help me?

How Jira organizes your work

The "issue" is the foundational unit of work

How Jira helps you collaborate

@mentions

structured workflows

sub-tasks and  issue linking

How Jira is used to complete work

Why Jira Software teams use boards