New Board module - Interface overview
Before switching from the legacy Board to the New Board, please read about the Board Migration to find out what data can be migrated, and what can't.
The New Board module is a Program Board which can be used to visualise and highlight new feature delivery dates, as well as, cross-team dependencies. The timeline shows important events or milestones which determine the development of solutions.
The Board module includes four main elements:
Just like the previous Board module it utilises the concept of an Agile Schedule, which needs to be configured first. The Agile schedule can be configured using the Program wizard or by going to Program configuration.
The data on the Board can be displayed, both, at the Program Increment level and at the Iteration level. Moreover, you can customise the task card using the task template creator.
The table below describes the Board's main features:
Select the agile Teams to be displayed on the Board.
Read more about Teams.
There are two levels of reporting:
|Export||Export the data from Board module to MS Excel file or PDF.|
Collapse or expand all swim-lanes.
Show Totals - aggregation options showing progress of a Time-box or planned vs capacity indication.
|Inline edit field||Text and number fields with inline edition.|
The Board configuration includes:
|Capacity planning||To define the capacity of Teams and Team members.|
|Quick filters||To filter data using previously created JQL filters in Program configuration.|
Quick search using:
|Time-box info||Additional information about the selected Time-box which includes the Time-box id.|
|Full screen mode|
Use this mode to hide the Jira's and shared app's headers.
Dynamic timeline with 'Today' and 'Zoom' buttons.
Click on the timeline's arrows to navigate between Iteration and Program Increments or to add a Marker or an important event.
|Backlog||Dynamic backlog sidebar presenting all tasks which can be planned on the board. Backlog can be presented as a flat list of tasks or as a task structure.|
|Live sync||Update task data without refreshing the page. The live sync mode is recommended for distributed teams.|