With Atlassian Summit Vegas right around the corner, we’re thrilled to share that Isos Technology is a Gold Sponsor of the event. Summit will take place at The Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. This will be our 6th year attending the Atlassian Summit as a company. We’ve been hard at work this past year planning […]

Use Case Many of us use Kanban and Scrum Boards with our Jira projects. The capability to visualize issues and their status simultaneously is very powerful. But did you know this is also possible with Trello? Here’s a use case for you: a team is interested in providing their customers with an overview of their […]

We’ve talked about using Jira to implement the Scaled Agile Framework or SAFe before.  On those occasions, when looking at the framework we’ve narrowed the focus to the Agile Release Train (ART) and the teams, commonly known as the Program level of SAFe.  But what happens if you’re a business stakeholder looking to see when […]

Remote working is often thought of like the power lace shoes from Back to the Future… simply impossible. In fact remote working or telecommuting is becoming more and more common. Companies, like Isos Technology, have a headquarters but also have many employees working remote across the United States. Many wonder how this is possible? (And […]

For those of you who attended our Stay SAFe with Jira webinar yesterday, I would like to thank you for your participation. If you weren’t able to make it to the webinar, feel free to watch the recording. Watching the webinar, you may be wondering if the strategies we discussed can be used even if […]

The PI Planning meeting is a hallmark practice for the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe).  In this 2-day meeting, everyone from development teams, architects, business leadership, and stakeholders meet to align the Agile Release Train (ART) for the upcoming Program Increment (PI).  When done correctly, the benefits can be staggering: as reported in a 2018 SAFe […]

Have you ever promised solutions or results you couldn’t deliver? Have you ever seen a coworker do this? I know I have. When somebody asks if you can solve a problem, the natural response most people want to give is: “yeah, sure, I can do that for you.” Understandably, we don’t want to say no […]

Through the ages people have refined everything we do in everyday life. Change is the key to our progression as the human race. We have come out of the trees and caves and jumped straight through to the stars. Why would we stop there? There are those who want to keep us from progressing for fear […]

In the last year, have you been impressed with a company because it exceeded your expectations? Today, companies stand out and individuals become loyal fans because of the culture and/or products. But the reality of having a successful business is difficult, and many fail. What makes one business succeed while another fails when they have […]

Introduction It has been 11+ years since the 1.0 release of Crowd from Atlassian. Crowd is still around and development seems quite healthy. To this day, many Atlassian administrators I talk to (even long time users) are still not clear if and how Crowd can solve any of their problems. The question is, “Why Crowd […]