Better overview with an agile roadmap: With the Atlassian app Advanced Roadmaps (formerly Portfolio for Jira), Jira software is enhanced to help combine agile development with long-term planning. Teams, deadlines and goals can be strategically planned, progress tracked and shared with stakeholders in a clear and concise manner.
Regardless of how many teams and projects are managed with Advanced Roadmaps you always have an up-to-date and exact overview of the progress of the projects. Necessary adjustments can be made easily and all team members are kept up to date. The agile roadmap offers many advantages:
Projects remain in view at a central location. You can choose whether you want to have an overview or a detailed view. Advanced Roadmaps forecasts about release dates can also be created with Advanced Roadmaps. It can be checked at any time whether release dates can be met.
Manage team capacities
Advanced Roadmaps shows whether teams are overloaded and provides information on the availability of team members. In this way, foreseeable bottlenecks can be reduced and team members can be deployed at the right time.
Create and share reports
Graphical reports allow the progress of the projects to be tracked. You can check if the epics and stories fit the strategy and find out if the project goals can be met. Team members are kept up to date by sharing reports with them.
Analysis of different scenarios
Advanced Roadmaps can be used to create different versions of a plan, for example to show the best and worst scenarios. In doing so, various sstrategic options available to a company can be taken into account.
Changed license models
After Atlassian renamed the App Portfolio for Jira to Advanced Roadmaps in May 2020, the licenses were also changed.
- Users who use Jira Cloud Premium will no longer need a separate license. Advanced Roadmaps is now part of Atlassian’s premium offer.
- The standard version of Jira Cloud includes the basic version of “Roadmaps”. It is included in the offer.
- Users using Jira in the server or data center version can download and license the app as usual via the Atlassian Marketplace.