Jira is one of the most widely used planning and status tracking applications in the world. Jim will provide an introduction to Jira's primary concepts, as well as a tour of the fundamental features provided by Jira. We'll cover both planning and status tracking features, with an emphasis on supporting software development activities, but also showing how these features support general business projects.
Jim Weaver is a software developer and trainer with over 30 years of experience working with teams to build software in a variety of languages and for many different types of endeavors. He has helped to build patient portals, medication prescribing applications, telecommunication network monitoring systems, testing frameworks, and even (drum roll) tractor leasing software! He has held many roles in the IT industry, accumulated many programming scars, and currently focuses on teaching. He's helped many teams learn and apply tools both technical and business-focused, and would love to help introduce you to Jira!
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