Jira Dashboards

Your dashboard is the main display you see when you log in to Jira. You can create multiple dashboards from different projects, or multiple dashboards for one massive overview of all the work you’re involved with. I have created a system dashboard that should be helpful to most. You should see 4 blocks 1 – Read More

Firewall FAQ

Why must a firewall be used? Manually identifying and blocking all known attackers in the world would be an impossible task without a firewall. Our firewall blocks: botnets spammers phishers malicious spiders/crawlers virus-infected clients clients using anonymizing proxies DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) participants Do other colleges in our region use a firewall like ours? Yes, Read More

Trouble Getting to Websites?

If so, please wait a few minutes to see if the situation resolves itself. This issue is caused by the new Fortinet firewall – it is not a bug, but an enhancement. If you attempt to visit a website that our firewall has never seen before, the firewall temporarily restricts access to that website until Read More

What is this “Jira”, anyway???

Jira, by Atlassian Software, is a project management package recently implemented by Lane’s IT department.   “Jira Software is a powerful platform that combines issue collection and agile project management capabilities into a single application. Using Jira Software helps you plan and organize tasks, workflows, and reports for your agile team more efficiently.” Lane’s Project Management Office is rolling out Jira Read More

Jira Upgraded to 7.12.1

We’re pleased to present Jira Software 7.12. Highlights Custom fields optimizer (Data Center) New look and feel of the Custom fields page Share edit rights for filters and dashboards More search power Copying the index to other nodes (Data Center) Boost Jira performance   Read the upgrade notes for important info about this release and see the full list of issues resolved. Read More