New Release - Agile Board Filter

There is a new Release – Agile Board Filter 1.7.0 available in Atlassian Marketplace. Vendor – eXtensi has added some new functions and improved add-on. In one of following weeks we will test this release. Meantime – here is, what has changed:

New Release – Agile Board Filter functions

There are several new functions added, some resolving Known issues from Atlassian backlog:

  • Epic & Versions lists filtering
  • Customizable searchbar
  • Hide Quick Filters
  • KanPlan (Backlog for Kanban) compatible

Minor updates to Agile Board Filter

Some updates refer to existing functions:

Official release info: http://bit.ly/2nTx1ic

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In one of recent posts we mentioned Automation for JIRA (Marketplace listing) as very promising add-on for JIRA®. To follow short information we published, we have run tests on several use cases. Below You will find short tests summary.


Automation for JIRA by Code Barrel Pty Ltd is an add-on that will be highly valuable for all those JIRA® admins and power-users which lack programming skills (e.g. writing groovy scripts for Script Runner). It does not mean those with programming skills won’t have any use of it. However – the most that Automation gives You is actually easy way to automate JIRA® operations. Continue reading Automation for JIRA ® – NINJAs’ tests

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From time to time we are to answer new customers with justification for CXO level. Such justification is rather financial than functional factors and proves that Atlassian® applications are cost effective. Usually we work with TCO model (Total Cost of Ownership) amended with ROI (Return on Investment), which is simple, however not trivial, analysis. TCO for JIRA ® for business cases will vary, depending on several factors. They are organizational, functional and others.  Continue reading TCO for JIRA – ITSM processes – part 1

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keyboard shortcuts

This is the first of series of posts we will publish on timesavers in Atlassian® apps. Depending on particular case – these will be either simple operations or build on-demand, custom solutions. One of the simplest timesavers in Atlassian® applications are keyboard shortcuts. They are built-in, and available upon installation of applications. But quite often they are being forgotten even by apps admins for no valid reason. In first post we cover JIRA® and Confluence® keyboard shortcuts. Continue reading Timesavers: keyboard shortcuts

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Top 10 promising JIRA add-ons

Atlassian’s Marketplace with 1200+ plugins for JIRA itself and 300+ dedicated for JIRA SD is te widest ecosystem for professional management tools. However – just as with any marketplace, regardless if it is Google Play, Apple Store, Service Now’s  or Atlassian’s one – You will get there good and poor add-ons. Below You will find our Top 10 list based on capabilities of these JIRA add-ons. Continue reading Top 10 most promising JIRA add-ons

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