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

Prerequisites

None

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
Projects
Issue Types
Workflows
Fields
System Fields
Custom fields
Screens
 
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
Notifications
Default notifications
Creation of new notifications
Modification of existing notifications
 
Permissions
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
Users
Groups
 
Custom Fields
Creation of custom fields
Custom field contexts and options
 
Screens
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
Kanban
Scrum
 
Filters
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
 
Dashboards
Configuring your dashboard
System Dashboard vs User Dashboard
Gadgets
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
Recommendations

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