Better Blockers for JIRA

for Jira Cloud
5 installs
  • Supported
  • Jira Service Management
  • Jira

Manage Blockers Better: Improve Flow, Predictability and Lead-Time

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Master Blocker Management

Empower teams to capture and solve issue blockers. Monitor open blockers, understand resolution requirements, and analyze blocker trends for efficient stand-ups and retrospectives.

Coordinate and Conquer: Project-Level Blockers

Ensure smoother workflow by elevating urgent blockers to the project level (both project blocked and project blocking). Prioritize, coordinate efforts, and conquer challenges swiftly.

Identify, Analyze, Overcome: Blocker Root Causes

Spot the common root causes of blockers, analyze them for actionable insights, and strategize to overcome them. Turn stumbling blocks into stepping stones for success.

More details

Better Blockers for Jira enhances companies product development and operational predictability, reducing time to market by proficiently addressing any factors causing work delays. Better Blockers identifies and records blockers at the issue level, while simultaneously highlighting critical blockers at the project level, encompassing both projects affected by and causing the blockages. Equipped with this crucial insight, the underlying causes of delays can be pinpointed and permanently resolved.

Key features include -

  • A list of open and resolved blockers at the issue/task level clearly identified in an issue panel ordered by most urgent first
  • A list of open blockers at the project level for BOTH the project blocked and the project blocking ordered by most urgent first
  • Capture of future mitigation and impact reduction ideas for blockers for project and organization retrospectives
  • Urgency names and synchronization settings are fully customizable in the add-ons settings page
  • Privacy and security

    Privacy policy

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    Integration Details

    Better Blockers for JIRA integrates with your Atlassian product. This remote service can:

    • Take Jira administration actions (e.g. create projects and custom fields, view workflows, manage issue link types).
    • View user information in Jira that the user has access to, including usernames, email addresses, and avatars.
    • Read Jira project and issue data, search for issues, and objects associated with issues like attachments and worklogs.
    • View the profile details for the currently logged-in user.


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