This webinar will be focused on SoftwarePlant’s newest version of BigPicture – v8. There will be a number of parts to this webinar, initially a conversation between Miles Faulkner our CEO and Tom Kucharski the CEO of SoftwarePlant. We will be covering the following:
- What can we learn from the backlog of feature requests from your thousands of customers?
- What best practices out there can we learn from the evolution of v8?
- A demo from the BigPicture team walking through the application.
This is a bumper release including;
- an all new feature called “Boxes” that enable and support multiple planning styles as templates,
- programs that can now be managed hierarchically
- enhanced integration with Trello, TFS and Rally
- flexible naming conventions that enable eg gantt to be renamed roadmaps to avoid political issues
- a new “what -if” scenario modelling capability in the Gantt v2 release
- and more….
CEO at SoftwarePlant
Tom is the originator and one of the main architects of BigPicture. A skilled developer and a Project Manager with over 17 years of professional experience. A certified Scrum Practitioner and a SAFe® Program Consultant, Tom has an inside-out understanding of agile processes and product management. Apart from being a digital native with a penchant for novel technologies, he’s also a down-to-earth pragmatist who enjoys hard work and good company.
Product Implementation Consultant at SoftwarePlant
A top consultant and trainer, with impressive knowledge of BigPicture suite of apps and plenty of experience in advising clients on best practices for configuration and usage. Marek has a solid background in risk and change management and a sound understanding of how advanced technology can be leveraged for success in business.
CEO at Blended Perspectives
Highly experienced and seasoned IT Services and Project Manager, Agile Scrum Master, PMI, and ITIL certified. He is highly conversant with Atlassian products, especially Jira and Confluence. Miles has a wide experience in both infrastructure and development environments and is responsible for a range of large scale clients and initiatives to radically improve the performance and capability of IT and Business teams. He provides value-added services in best practices for Jira configuration to support software development, ITIL processes as well as project & program management.
If ever there was an application that supports our motto “plan together”, this is it.
Blended Perspectives is an Atlassian Solutions Platinum Partner with experience across various industries and organizations. For over 13 years our certified experts have been providing a full range of services and innovative, cost-effective Agile, Scrum, and Scaled Agile solutions built on Atlassian products – for I.T. and beyond. Our unique, solutions-based offering, is powered by a proprietary set of templates and patterns, tailored to each business practice, process, and complexity, enabling our clients to grow and achieve peak efficiency. We have deep technical skills in all things Atlassian and are also a certified Atlassian Training partner.
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It’s been nearly a year since we first started collecting Marketplace data and we wanted to celebrate by providing a report on the state of the planning category for Jira apps. This analysis does not include the new acquisition Agile Craft (Now Align) or stand-alone planning apps.
Webinar: A Detailed Review of Automation & Scripting Apps for Jira, Confluence & BitBucket – Nov 14, 2019
There are 159,000 customers using Atlassian and this category is the fifth largest – find out what’s hot and trending. Make more informed decisions with fact-based, objective analysis from Blended Perspectives.
Join us in this engaging webinar where Troy DuMoulin (VP R&D at Pink Elephant) and Miles Faulkner (Co-CEO of Blended Perspectives) will describe the full stack of culture, practice, and automation as critical success factors for taking an integrated end-to-end approach to processes and automation.
Reporting on Reporting – A Comprehensive Analysis of Reporting Apps in the Atlassian Marketplace – January 15, 2020
Our category report on all things Reporting in Jira and Confluence. Who are the main players and fast movers? How big is this category and what are the main use cases? These are some of the key questions we address in the report.
For this increasingly popular category – (the fourth largest by total instances) we will identify the major players, market size, main use cases and savings you can make by moving all your diagrams to Confluence. Say goodbye to Visio and PowerPoint, and say hello to cost-savings and documentation that has true context.
Updated analysis on the testing market – ALERT – SmartBear acquires TM4J – a very strange transaction since they also own Zephyr – March 26, 2020
This webinar provides a context for assessing testing apps, identifying the relevant ones for discussion, analyzing their strengths and weaknesses.
This webinar will cover all the essentials of what makes a world-class PPM in terms of processes and tools. By architecting Jira and Confluence with a range of additional apps we can show how real-time consolidated reporting can be achieved reducing integration costs and complexity, huge savings in PM administrative time, improving tactical team performance and a range of other benefits.
At Blended Perspectives, we regularly perform much more complex migrations: supported and unsupported apps, custom workarounds, data clean up, and of course, finally getting you to the cloud.
Join our webinar to learn our tips for migrating to Atlassian Data Center. Based on our extensive experience we will lay out a roadmap starting with defining the target state through to data migration and production.