Software Development and DevOps
In this section, you’ll discover resources to help you implement best practices, select tools, and automate processes for your software development and IT teams. You’ll find white papers, ebooks, app guides and documentation, and more.
Featured Software Development & DevOps resources:
Atlassian CLI Master Class, by Michael Kuhl | Power Scripts Master Class by Alexey Matveev
The ultimate guide to agile estimation, from planning poker to bucket sizing
Automate Jira workflows like a pro (no coding skills required)
Jira workflows are crucial for defining how organizations handle tasks. Customized workflows help teams optimize their processes, making Jira an essential tool in your day-to-day. However, to reduce repetitive work and save time, automation is necessary. Implementing new procedures can be intimidating, but with the right tools, automating your workflows is straightforward and pays off in the long run.
Free guide: The Agile team’s comprehensive guide to acing estimations
The Agile team’s comprehensive guide to acing estimations explains the core methods for estimating the effort involved in a particular task or story. You’ll also find helpful cheat sheets and insightful use cases inside for your Agile teams!
Appfire Master Classes: Power Scripts core functions and advanced topics
Power Scripts Master Classes (Core Functions with Alexey Matveev and Advanced Topics with Jonathan Muse)
Free guide: How to go Agile the right way and avoid costly mistakes
If you’re thinking of implementing Agile at your organization, we’ve got a guide for you! It’s called How to go Agile the right way and avoid costly mistakes. This free, value-packed ebook offers expert tips on how to go Agile, and some advice for avoiding the costly mistakes other organizations sometimes make in the process.
Free guide: Six automation strategies for Jira that’ll make you happy
If you like making work fast and easy, we’ve got a guide for you! It’s called Six automation strategies for Jira that’ll make you (and your team) happy. The guide has examples and use cases for specific types of teams — software development (for Jira Software), ITSM (for Jira Service Management), and business teams (for Jira Work Management) — but the strategies apply to all sorts of teams… Even teams that don’t use Jira can benefit from some of these ideas.
Which Jira workflow automation solution is right for me?
If you’re a new Atlassian admin, or your needs are fairly straightforward, the out-of-the-box Jira experience might be good enough to set your team up for success. But as your organization grows, so does its need for more sophisticated, flexible processes. Take a look at these workflow automation apps: JSU, JMWE, and Power Scripts.
A guide to Whiteboards for Jira, your ultimate collaboration app
Collaboration drives innovation and productivity, whether your team works in person or online. With Whiteboards for Jira, you can plan in Whiteboards and work in Jira while the apps automatically sync, enabling teams to work together digitally in a seamless flow.
Power Scripts Master Class: Advanced Topics
This master class offers hands-on training on advanced Power Scripts topics to help you become an expert and use Jira more productively.
Atlassian CLI Master Class
This master class offers hands-on training to help you become an expert in the Atlassian Command Line Interface (“ACLI”) and use Jira more productively.
User story mapping in Jira: a guide for remote software development teams
This article explains user story mapping and its benefits for remote software development teams. You’ll also find a step by step guide for creating a user story map in Jira.