How to Setup Procurement Workflow in Jira

Be it a newer, shinier model of MacBook your devs and designers want to sink their teeth into; a safer, faster, more reliable server to withstand heavier loads; or a bunch of pens, paper, and office utensils - you'll need to buy stuff sooner rather than later.  That said, a team that oversees the procurement … Continue reading How to Setup Procurement Workflow in Jira

Jira Best Practices from Experts

Railsware is an engineer-led company with a vast portfolio of building projects for companies such as Calendly and brightbytes.net, as well as experience in launching our own products like Mailtrap or Coupler. So when talking about Jira best practices for developers, we speak from experience. Why do people love Jira? Jira is by no means … Continue reading Jira Best Practices from Experts

Trello and Jira Integration with Checklists

"If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself." Henry Ford  Most of Ford’s ideas were based on simple, tried, and tested truths. A single team, regardless of their passion, experience, or expertise can not run a successful project on a larger scale. That's why they hold up even today.  It takes … Continue reading Trello and Jira Integration with Checklists

How to Make your Sprint Planning Really Agile

You know the drill – create your product backlog, review it, update the user stories, come up with a sprint goal before the meeting, and finally, review every story in the meeting to decide which ones have to be done. Yes, well-planned sprints are what make a great agile dev team even greater and robust. … Continue reading How to Make your Sprint Planning Really Agile

How to Manage Acceptance Criteria in Jira

The success of a project depends on communication between the dev team and the customer or the stakeholder. The team needs to know how the product or feature is expected to work – this is specifically what the Acceptance Criteria in User Stories in Jira explains.  The more detailed description the customer is able to … Continue reading How to Manage Acceptance Criteria in Jira

How to Manage Workflow in Jira

There are thousands of hundreds of teams in this world. Big and small, distributed and in-house, software, and non-software. Add to it the fact that no two teams are identical; you'll realize that their workflows also come in all levels of complexity. With Jira's workflows, putting together your custom process is simple, yet so powerful. … Continue reading How to Manage Workflow in Jira