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Jul 26
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(JIRA) How to aggregate multiple Sprints on a single screen

Scrum boards are one of the most popular features of JIRA – they used to be an add-on called Greenhopper, then got rebranded to JIRA Agile, and recently were rolled into JIRA Software. The board has a very simple layout, consisting of a backlog, Sprints to which the tasks go,... read more →
Jul 21
FireShot Screen Capture #159 - 'BQ Aquaris X5 Plus - Features and specifications I BQ' - www_bq_com_uk_aquaris-x5plus

Bq makes smartphones and 3D printers with BigPicture

Bq is a Spanish producer of smartphones, tablets, electronic readers, 3D printers and robotics kits.The company started with USB memories, but over the years, it become a successful brand in other sectors. Bq's objective is to bring technology closer to everyone. They want to not just create, but share it.... read more →
Jul 18
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Gantts made Agile with BigPicture

Agile approaches are a true revolution in the IT world. They ditch the standard top-down project management in order to empower teams; introduce flexibility and the ability to pivot.  The benefits of implementing Agile are so vast, that it starts to leak outside the IT world and is now used... read more →
Jul 14
FireShot Screen Capture #131 - 'IT pomôž' - itpomoz_sk

ITpomoz helps poor families in Slovakia with BigPicture

Slovakia is a rapidly developing country, but changes take time. A salary of around 1000 EUR a month is still above average in the area. A group of ordinary people lucky enough to have such income decided to share it with those less fortunate. Let us quote Michal from ITpomoz:... read more →
Jul 12
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Portfolio level with BigPicture plugin for JIRA

Earlier we covered how to implement the concept of Programs in JIRA. Each Program can aggregate multiple projects at a time, to surpass the limitations of bare bones Atlassian software and give you more space to organize things. This time we will ascend even beyond and see how we can... read more →
Jul 06
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Implementing Programs in Atlassian JIRA

JIRA has a clear-cut hierarchy. Your tasks can be aggregated in specific Projects, each with their own Versions and Components. With JIRA Software, Epic-Story structure is also introduced, and that’s about it.  But what if you were to try and implement Program management without changing the whole toolset? Some people... read more →
Jun 28
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How to plan and execute your project with BigPicture

You’ve got a project ahead of you. A team of dedicated people is already waiting for tasks, the office is cozy, enough money to keep the initiative up and running reserved. The bosses and shareholders expect a lot. You better plan ahead and track things to keep everything under control.... read more →
Jun 23
FireShot Screen Capture #034 - 'ECG - K-Healthwear' - www_k-healthwear_com_ecg

BigGantt and BigPicture used to improve Korean healthcare

Sometimes even we are surprised as to what cool things are achieved with our tools. Recently one of our customers, K-Healthwear, migrated from BigGantt to BigPicture and in the process we managed to do a great case study! K-Healthwear is a company studying and developing innovative healthcare, located in Daejeon,... read more →
Jun 20
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catWorkX Midsummer Day 2016

The second part of last week and the weekend was a BLAST as we attended the titular event in Hamburg, Germany. A team consisting of Tom, Matt, Mike and Bart ventured into the city that we later on dubbed as the Venice of Germany due to the prevalence of water,... read more →
May 31
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Happy campers

Just as announced before, our whole team (as in every.single.person) went to AtlasCamp. We also sponsored the delicious lunch and had a booth at the vendor showcase, so chances are you, dear reader, did talk to or at the very least spotted us in Spain! During the sessions, we scattered... read more →