TechValidate Research on Jira Align

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351 Customers Surveyed

2,540 Data Points Collected

34 Published TechFacts

3 Published Charts

9 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Jira Align Customer Research

Realize Value Quickly with Jira Align

How long did it take to realize benefits from Jira Align after implementation was complete?

3 - 6 Months: 31%
1 - 3 Months: 30%
< 1 Month: 13%
> 18 Months: 9%
6 - 9 Months: 8%
9 - 12 Months: 5%
12 - 18 Months: 3%

Jira Align Customer Research

Telecom Survey Reveals High Productivity Increases

By what percentage did Jira Align increase the productivity of your software teams?

Greater than 40%: 21%
30-40%: 14%
20-30%: 17%
10-20%: 21%
Up to 10%: 28%

Jira Align Case Study

Fidelity Investments

Introduction

This case study of Fidelity Investments is based on a February 2019 survey of Jira Align customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Jira Align’s top benefits are a consolidation of tooling, built-in reporting, and other robust features.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Jira Align:

  • Decided to look for a new Enterprise Agile Planning tool for the following reasons:
    • Digital transformation directive
  • Vendors evaluated before choosing Jira Align:
    • Collabnet/VersionOne
    • Atlassian Jira Portfolio Plugin

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Jira Align that the surveyed company uses:

  • Integrates the following tools with Jira Align:
    • Jira
  • Level of agreement that Jira Align is:
    • Designed to let the teams use the tools they want without any disruption to their work in process: agree
    • Built for scale: agree
    • Transformative: agree
    • Outcome driven: agree
  • Jira Align’s capabilities compared to the competition:
    • SAFe Support: better
    • Project and program portfolio: better
    • Product roadmapping: better
    • Integration w/3rd party tools: better
    • Scrum team support: better

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Jira Align:

  • Jira Align capabilities compared to the competition:
    • Performance: better
    • Ease of use: better
    • Reliability: better
    • Scalability: better
    • User interface: better
  • Confirmed that it took 3 – 6 Months to realize benefits from Jira Align after implementation was complete.
  • Operational benefits their organization realized following the implementation of Jira Align:
    • They were able to create consistency/collaboration across the organization
    • Accelerated framework (SAFe, Scrum@ Scale, etc) implementation
    • Top to bottom visibility and transparency
    • Better PI/Program planning capabilities
  • Agreed that Jira Align increased the productivity of their software teams by 20-30%.

Jira Align Case Study

Dimension Data South Africa

Introduction

This case study of Dimension Data South Africa is based on a February 2019 survey of Jira Align customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Allows top to bottom transparency, ease of use, and enables client-driven results.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Jira Align:

  • Decided to look for a new Enterprise Agile Planning tool for the following reasons:
    • Because they needed a tool to support SAFe or other scaled agile framework
    • To gain visibility above the team level
  • Vendors evaluated before choosing Jira Align:
    • IBM Rational

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Jira Align that the surveyed company uses:

  • Integrates the following tools with Jira Align:
    • Jira
  • Level of agreement that Jira Align is:
    • Designed to let the teams use the tools they want without any disruption to their work in process: strongly agree
    • Built for scale: strongly agree
    • Transformative: very strongly agree
    • Outcome driven: very strongly agree
  • Jira Align’s capabilities compared to the competition:
    • SAFe Support: best in class
    • Project and program portfolio: best in class
    • Product roadmapping: best in class
    • Integration w/3rd party tools: best in class
    • Scrum team support: best in class

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Jira Align:

  • Jira Align capabilities compared to the competition:
    • Performance: significantly better
    • Ease of use: best in class
    • Reliability: best in class
    • Scalability: best in class
    • User interface: best in class
  • Confirmed that it took 1 – 3 Months to realize benefits from Jira Align after implementation was complete.
  • Operational benefits their organization realized following the implementation of Jira Align:
    • They were able to create consistency/collaboration across the organization
    • Top to bottom visibility and transparency
    • Reduced manual reporting/labor
    • Improved customer satisfaction
  • Agreed that Jira Align increased the productivity of their software teams by 30-40%.

Jira Align Customer Statistic

74% of Jira Align customers realized benefits within 3 – 6 months post-implementation.

74%

Jira Align Customer Fact

Connect Your Global Organization

When asked what types of operational benefits her organization realized following the implementation of Jira Align, a Global Operations Director said she was able to create consistency and collaboration across the organization, accelerate framework implementation, implement top to bottom visibility and transparency, and better connect business strategy to technical execution.



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About Jira Align

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