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Team Roles in IT

Aleks Yenin
Posted by Aleks Yenin
June 26, 2015

After some time of pondering upon this question, analyzing our team and those of our partners and competitors (who we actually also consider to be our partners as we are on the side trying to provide the best Atlassian support services :)) we came up with the structure presented below. First and foremost, it is […]

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6 Key Principles of Business Process Automation

Aleks Yenin
Posted by Aleks Yenin
June 19, 2015

Each company has its own unique approach to business process automation they implement, but there are still several fundamental principles each one of them follows (even if they can be called by different names). We personally have outlined 6 of them. Some of them are widely known and accepted, some we have outlined ourselves. USA […]

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How to use JIRA And Confluence for Academic Institutions

Aleks Yenin
Posted by Aleks Yenin
June 11, 2015

One of the main reasons for this is the flexible pricing policy that Atlassian is conducting towards JIRA and Confluence academic licenses. Due to its affordability (the price for academic licenses is twice less than for enterprise ones) and support from Atlassian and the wide network of its official experts, JIRA and Confluence are chosen […]

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JIRA Tasks Visualization

Aleks Yenin
Posted by Aleks Yenin
June 2, 2015

JIRA offers great possibilities for managing projects, tasks, issues, but when a project is too big and complicated it is hard to see and comprehend the whole picture of it. This is where visualization helps. Visualization is the representation of project information in the form of graphs, charts, diagrams etc. It presents the information and linkage […]

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JIRA and Confluence for Crowdsourcing

Aleks Yenin
Posted by Aleks Yenin
May 18, 2015

The two tools that are widely (and effectively) used for this purpose are JIRA and Confluence. One of the ways to organize crowdsourcing environment is using the wiki solution Confluence, where people involved can create spaces and arrange in teams for solving certain tasks. Confluence is used by many organizations as it is easy to […]

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JIRA Usage by Governmental Organisations

Aleks Yenin
Posted by Aleks Yenin
May 12, 2015

Some of these organizations are governmental agencies that usually have quite complicated IT infrastructure, thus presenting more challenges for new software integration and implementation. JIRA, however, has a successful track record of being used by governmental organizations, mainly due to being multifunctional, reliable and easily customizable for different processes and workflows.   One of the […]

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10 Reasons Why JIRA Tool Is So Popular in 2020

Aleks Yenin
Posted by Aleks Yenin
May 1, 2015

May 2015 Our Atlassian experts propose to discuss why Jira tool is so popular? Reason 1. JIRA tool can be used for multiple purposes: bug, issue, feature, task tracking. Companies can also use it in some non-standard ways for various business needs such as warehouse automation tool, document flow, expenses optimization etc.(you can see examples […]

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5 Cases of Using JIRA

Aleks Yenin
Posted by Aleks Yenin
April 21, 2015

The webinar was a great success. The listeners who were new to JIRA could learn about this great tool, and those who had already been using JIRA could find out about new opportunities it can offer for various business purposes. Because not many aware of endless possibilities of JIRA, such as: bug-tracking service desk warehouse […]

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How to Manage Multiple Instances in JIRA

Aleks Yenin
Posted by Aleks Yenin
April 14, 2015

    1. Merging two (or more, in one needs) JIRAs into one with simultaneous creation of separate stack permissions. For this you must synchronize plugins and JIRA version, implement configurations backup (with the help of a special plugin or manually), migrate each project from one JIRA system to the other, and thus be able to […]

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How to Choose the Right Method for Project Management

Aleks Yenin
Posted by Aleks Yenin
April 6, 2015

Waterfall Methodology   Waterfall has developed from traditional project management. It is a method in which progress is seen as a waterfall flowing steadily downwards through several phases. Under this method project managers try to eliminate risk and uncertainty by outlining all the steps in a project and defining its scope, budget, and schedule upfront, […]

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