Live reports that provide an overview are powerful. But they are not available with Jira out of the box.
APTIS in Germany wanted an overview tool that worked well with smaller projects, not only larger ones. So they decided to build their own app to help manage small to medium-sized Jira projects.
Then seeing how well it worked they decided to sell it to other Jira users on the Atlassian Marketplace. It turned out many others had similar problems and liked the solution they created.
Here is APTIS’ story of how what became the Jira app Epic Sum Up
has helped them work smarter in Jira.
APTIS needed a better way to work with smaller projects.
Solution using Epic Sum Up:
APTIS customized Jira to use containers to create a more flexible structure. This gives them the ability to bring different issuetypes together.
After it proved to work so well internally it was launched as an app on the Atlassian Marketplace in 2015 called Epic Sum Up