Leveraging the JIRA Platform for Development Projects

Target Audience
Expected Duration
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Expertise Level

JIRA is a Java platform offering capabilities such as bug tracking, issue tracking, tasks, and project management. In this course, you'll learn about setting up a JIRA environment, adding issues, bugs, and general project management.

Target Audience
Users who are in software development and wish to track issues, features, bugs, and users for their projects


Expected Duration (hours)

Lesson Objectives

Leveraging the JIRA Platform for Development Projects

  • start the course
  • install and configure JIRA with its many installation options
  • recognize the JIRA folder structure and its storage disposition
  • describe how users and groups are administered
  • work with the Atlassian Marketplace and its many add-ons
  • create custom fields
  • create custom screens from standard and custom fields
  • alter an existing workflow and link in custom screens
  • configure permissions
  • create and browse a new project
  • create a new issue for a project
  • search for issues, save search criteria, and share those with others
  • watch and vote on an issue
  • run reports
  • recognize sub-tasks and how they differ from issues
  • change multiple issues at the same time
  • label an issue and link issues together
  • use JIRA's text fields to better format text
  • move an issue and schedule an issue
  • use JIRA to track time spent on issues
  • create and manage dashboards
  • use Versions and Components in a JIRA project
  • configure e-mail to work with JIRA
  • perform some common functions like increasing JIRA memory, installing a license, and requesting support from Atlassian
  • back up and restore your JIRA data
  • manage your own user profile in JIRA
  • create a project with two issues and assign to a user
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    Expertise Level