Introduction to Jira Administration Training

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Course Description

In this Introduction to Jira Administration class, you'll learn all the ins and outs of configuring a custom Jira instance. You will learn about all the different components of Jira and how to properly piece them together in a comprehensive manner. In this Jira course, you'll learn about Issue types, Project types, Workflow design and customization, custom fields, plugins, permissions, user management and different scheme types for administration. You will also learn how to become a power user with Jira while touching on subjects such as Kanban boards, Scrum Boards, advanced JQL queries, filters and dashboards.
Course Length: 3 Days
Course Tuition: contact us for pricing



Course Outline

Introduction to JIRA
The history of Jira
Administration vs User
Basic System administration overview
Project Administration vs System Administration
Understanding the “Layers” of a Project
Issue Types
System Fields
Custom fields
Basic Configuration Concepts and Strategies
Instance Installation
Project Creation
Adjustment of existing Schemes vs creation of new ones
Issue types (In Depth discussion)
Issue Type Scheme Configuration
Workflows (In Depth discussion)
Basic Workflow Configuration
Workflow Scheme Configuration
Default notifications
Creation of new notifications
Modification of existing notifications
Default Permissions
Creation of new Permissions
Modification of existing Permissions
The Evolution of JIRA
A quick discussion on UX changes and what to look out for
User Management
Custom Fields
Creation of custom fields
Custom field contexts and options
Create Screen overview
Edit Screen overview
View Screen overview
Screen Schemes configuration
ssue Type Screen Schemes configuration
Transition Screens
“Comment Only” Transition Screens
Advanced Workflow Creation
Transition overview
How to create advanced transitions using Conditions, Validators, and Post Functions
Inserting Transition screens into your advanced workflow
Agile Boards
Searching for issues
Saving a search as a filter for later use
Using filters
Accessing other’s filters
Filter permissions
Advanced JQL Configuration
JQL Queries
JQL Helper
JQL filters
Configuring your dashboard
System Dashboard vs User Dashboard
Loading Filters
Sharing your dashboard
Finding other dashboards
Q&A and Assistance in Individual Instance Configuration
How are you using Jira?
How would you like to use Jira?
Analysis of your instance

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