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JIRA Project Management & Reporting Tool
JIRA is one of the leading work and project management tools currently used by more than 65,000 companies globally. Here is a blog explaining the power of Jira reporting tool.

How neuro makes commit risk predictions

Every developer has heard of Git. Originally authored by Linus Torvalds in 2005 to track the development of the Linux kernel, Git has become the go to version control system for 99.99% of development teams on the planet. With such widespread adoption, it seems obvious that everyone from heads of development to testing and quality specialists would be making the most out of the mountains of git data generated during the software development cycle. This, however, isn’t the case.
Value Stream Management

Value Stream Management

Issue management tools like Jira usually now provide an integrated way to manage requirements, tasks, and defects. Typically they also provide search functionality, agile boards, customisable workflows, and sometimes, time-tracking. However, they are increasingly being used as a tool to measure the value stream management of a software development organisation. Value Stream Mapping Value stream...
Zephyr Dashboard

Zephyr Dashboards on an Agile Project.

WHY IS A ZEPHYR DASHBOARD USEFUL ON AN AGILE PROJECT? Before explaining the importance of a Zephyr dashboard on an agile project, we must know what the requirements are for the perfect agile environment. The most important concepts that define today’s software world are the speed of keeping up with change, complexity and uncertainty about...
Quality Engineering Toolchain

Dragonfly Quality Engineering Toolchain Report 2021

This survey of software practitioners identifies some key trends in the quality engineering toolchain.
a quality engineering manager and his puppy

Quality engineering managers, dashboards and remote teams.

If the last two years have accelerated the shift towards remote work, then it is no surprise that after having moved so swiftly, our remote-ward leap has come with its own share of teething problems. Chief amongst them is how to get the best out of teams that have gone fully remote and have remained...
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CEO metrics to make an executive smile

Jira, Jenkins, Xray, GitHub and Service Now are all words that are foreign to most CEOs. Let alone the fact that they are very much a key part of the modern technology supply chain, which enables the business to compete as a modern enterprise. Modern CEO’s clearly need to understand technology and how it is delivered and the value it creates.