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THE AGILECRAFT BLOG

The Perils of Marketplace Apps and Heavy Jira Customization – Advice from Atlassian and Steve

Posted by Steve Elliott on May 30, 2018 2:27:09 PM

Atlassian recently released a terrific, yet cautionary, article and infographic on strategic ways to prepare for scaling Jira to the enterprise. They shared some pretty mind-boggling statistics on the size and scale of their enterprise-sized customers’ Jira instances. As a Jira fan, my eyebrows raised so high they nearly left my head when I read the statistics around the sheer scale of what enterprises are doing with Jira at the team level:

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Topics: Scaled Agile, Enterprise Scaled Agile, Digital transformation, Agile, atlassian, JIRA, CIO, enterprise agile, agile at scale, strategy

Scaling Agile with JIRA Plugins: the 1968 Alfa Romeo Solution to Scale

Posted by Steve Elliott on Jan 31, 2018 4:55:46 PM

It’s like that time you saw that gorgeous 1968 Alfa Romeo Giulietta for sale on Craigslist – truly a thing of beauty, with all the bells and whistles one could want. It even has a brand-new paint job, new aftermarket headlights, and a cool new stereo. The owner is selling it for dirt cheap, and insists it’s ready to go, . It’s like the mythical Craig of Craigslist crawled right in your head, figured out your dream car and plopped it right into your search results. Excitedly, you mention it to your favorite uncle, who happens to be a very smart, old school auto mechanic.

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Topics: Scaled Agile, Agile Metrics & Measurement, capacity planning, Enterprise Scaled Agile, Digital transformation, Agile, atlassian, ROI, JIRA

Is there a Silver Bullet to Accelerate Your Agile Transformation?

Posted by Scott Blacker on Oct 11, 2017 9:14:12 AM
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Topics: Scaled Agile, Agile, JIRA, SAFe, Agile Coach, Enablement

Agile from the field: Next stop - Singapore

Posted by Nat Tanner on Jun 22, 2017 5:02:44 PM
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Topics: Scaled Agile, Agile, JIRA, SAFe, Signapore

AgileCraft Named as a 2017 Red Herring North America Winner

Posted by Steve Elliott on Jun 19, 2017 2:39:22 PM
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Topics: Scaled Agile, Agile, atlassian, JIRA, SAFe, redherring

Scaling JIRA all the way to Barcelona

Posted by Stephanie Bailey on May 10, 2017 12:36:21 PM

I was lucky enough to attend Atlassian’s first European Summit in Barcelona last week with my team. We had 2 fantastic days meeting people from all over the world from South Africa to Sweden and funny enough, had to go all the way to Barcelona to spend some time with a friend from my hometown in the states.

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Topics: Scaled Agile, Agile, atlassian, JIRA, SAFe