GREAT GADGETS FOR JIRA CLOUD


Great Gadgets offers a suite of gadgets that you can add to your Jira dashboards to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of your team.

Gadgets Offered


The current version of Great Gadgets includes the following gadgets.

Sprint BurnUp BurnDown Gadget - Displays BurnUp or BurnDown Chart for a selected Agile sprint, depending on how you configure it. Use this gadget to track the progress of your Agile team during the sprint.

Release BurnUp BurnDown Gadget - Displays BurnUp or BurnDown Chart for a project release represented by a Jira issue filter. This gadget can also make a forecast (prediction) about when the release will be finished. Use this gadget to track the progress of your project release in an agile manner.

Team Velocity Gadget - Calculates and displays the current average velocity of the Agile team along with the history of previous sprints. The team's velocity is an essential metric that helps the Agile teams not to over-commit during sprint planning meeting, but also helps them to see how they perform from a sprint to another.

Cumulative Flow Diagram - Displays the cumulative flow diagram (CFD) for the issues in an agile board or filter. It is a stacked area chart that shows the number of tasks in each column of the board or in each status category along the time. Use this gadget to determine how stable your flow is and to understand where you need to focus on making your process more predictable. It gives you quantitative and qualitative insight into past and existing problems.

Kanban Velocity / Throughput Gadget - Calculates and displays the current average velocity / throughput of the Agile (Kanban) team based on the Jira issue filter or Agile board. Use this gadget to see how many items or story points your team burns along the time.

Cycle Time Trend Gadget - This gadget can calculate the key Kanban metrics like "Cycle Time" or "Lead Time". Or, you can simply calculate the time between two Jira statuses. Use this gadget to see how fast your team delivers and to identify bottlenecks in your process flow.

Control Chart Gadget - It shows the issues with their cycle time in a scatter plot chart. A custom threshold can be set for easily identifying the issues that had a too long cycle time. Use this gadget to see how quickly your team delivers and to identify the issues that took longer than expected.

Histogram Chart Gadget - This chart plots the distribution of the issues cycle time as a series of bars. A custom threshold line can be also added for identifying how many issues had a longer cycle time than expected. Use this gadget to see how your team delivers, how many issues were resolved in the expected time frame and how many were not.

Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) Gadget - This gadget offers the Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) diagram in form of Initiative > Epic > Parent Tasks > Sub-Tasks for the issues from a Jira filter. With this gadget you have the high-level status of your epics or the entire project.

Issue Filter Formula Gadget - Calculates and displays the result of a simple formula (like SUM, MAX or AVERAGE) on a numeric field of the issues from a specified Jira issue filter. Use this gadget to sum-up and display the total remaining work or the work done in your project, for example.

Countdown Gadget - This gadget shows the remaining time until an upcoming event. Use this gadget to make your team aware of the remaining time until the next project launch or milestone, the Christmas Party or any other important event for your team or company.

Regional Clock Gadget - This gadget shows the current time of a geographical location in a digital clock format. It is useful for companies with multiple offices across the world or geographically distributed teams. Use this gadget to make your team members know what the current time is in the other offices so they can better synchronize with the remote people.

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