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Evaluate your team performance with Atlassian tools

Maria Dorogokupez
Posted by Maria Dorogokupez
October 30, 2018

No manager will nowadays deny the importance of evaluating employee performance, and traditionally it is a significant part of annual or quarterly reports. Making such a major sum up is, undeniably, a good practice, yet not very effective. Having analyzed the performance results for such a lengthy period, all you as a manager can do […]

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JIRA vs SharePoint for Workflow Management

Maria Dorogokupez
Posted by Maria Dorogokupez
October 22, 2018

Workflow is basically a set of rules or an algorithm to automate certain business processes in organization. With the help of workflow enterprises can properly allocate tasks among the workers and synchronize data between systems. An efficient and correctly configured workflow will increase organization’s productivity and process transparency, make the production system more responsive and […]

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“Knowledge Management. Scopes and Practices” Expert Session – Impressions and Emotions

Maria Dorogokupez
Posted by Maria Dorogokupez
October 15, 2018

On October 10-12 in Moscow was held an expert session “Knowledge Management. Scopes and Practices” within the major forum“ Digital Business Transformation and Economy of Knowledge”. The IT sector of the Russian Federation economy has been developing quite dynamically last couple of years. The fact that such large events are being dedicated to digital transformation […]

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Agile Cambridge 2018 – Day Three

Maria Dorogokupez
Posted by Maria Dorogokupez
October 1, 2018

So, this was our last day here and, it was as intense as the previous two, perhaps even more colourful. Our agenda for Friday began with a keynote session from Jasmine Zahno and Joseph Pelrine – “Beyond buzzwords – team performance through the eyes of psychologists”. We believe this is the speech every person working in […]

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Agile Cambridge – Day Two

Maria Dorogokupez
Posted by Maria Dorogokupez
September 28, 2018

Thursday promised to be as intense and event saturated as yesterday, so, having had our nutritious breakfasts, we rushed to the keynote session at 9.30 am, presented by Michael Brunton-Spall. He addressed an acute topic of maintaining security measures while working in Agile. Indeed, we’ve noticed such a tendency in a number of businesses after […]

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Agile Cambridge 2018 – Day One, our impressions

Maria Dorogokupez
Posted by Maria Dorogokupez
September 26, 2018

This is our first time in Cambridge, so as we rushed to Churchill College early in the morning, even crispy autumn air smelled like excitement. We were intending not to waste even a second of our time here, attending every session we find interesting, so our agenda is and will be for the next 2 […]

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Jira Notifications: Best Notification Jira Add Ons

Maria Dorogokupez
Posted by Maria Dorogokupez
September 18, 2018

Recently one of Polontech’s long-term customers asked our team to configure a custom notification scheme for the solution we developed for him earlier. No default notification solution in JIRA notification was suitable for this task, so we studied the selection of plugins for notification and not just that at Atlassian Marketplace. Jira Notifications Plugin The […]

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Top-5 Emerging JIRA Plugins of Summer 2018 – our review

Maria Dorogokupez
Posted by Maria Dorogokupez
September 14, 2018

This won’t be like our usual “Top-10 of 2018” rating – this one is more sophisticated. Over the summer, we took notice of the emerging and gaining popularity JIRA plugins and now present to you the most promising and functional five ones among them. 1. Zendesk Support for Jira by Zendesk Released 24th of July, […]

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Top 10 JIRA Plugins and Add Ons in 2020

Maria Dorogokupez
Posted by Maria Dorogokupez
September 12, 2018

Being active Atlassian Expert this year we’ve had a great number of JIRA projects, and obviously we worked a lot with all sorts of JIRA plugins. So now we present to you our expert opinion on what JIRA plugins, add ons and extensions can be rightfully called the best in 2020. 1. Xray Test Management […]

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Atlassian Summit 2018 in Barcelona – keynotes

Maria Dorogokupez
Posted by Maria Dorogokupez
September 10, 2018

Atlassian Summit is the most important Atlassian-themed event of the year for numerous reasons: it has the largest number of sessions, it gathers together Atlassian CEOs, tool developers and practitioners, and the Bash party afterwards is really great. But this is not all – what we value the most in the Summit is the atmosphere […]

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