JIRA Software vs CA Agile Central (Rally)

JIRA Software is built for every member of your software team to plan, track, and release great software. See how it stacks up against CA Agile Central.

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Real project tracking requires customizable workflow

You don't settle for anything but the best for your users, so why should it be any different for your software team? Choose the tool that's supported by over 1,000+ plug-and-play add-ons and comes out-of-the-box with full agile functionality and deep developer tool integrations.


Top reasons to go JIRA Software

From an industry leading workflow engine to powerul search and reporting, JIRA Software gives your team everything you need to plan, track, and release great software.

Full agile support

Out-of-the-box scrum and kanban functionality allow you to easily scale agile practices across your software team and deliver value to end users faster than ever before.

industry leading workflow engine

Don't let your issue tracking software dictate your team's process. With JIRA Software's flexible workflow engine you can easily build the perfect process that fits the way your team works.

Powerful search and reporting

Use JIRA's Query Language (JQL) to create a personalized view of JIRA Software. Build dashboards that track project status, house custom reports, and monitor team progress.

Deep developer tool integrations

Get more from JIRA Software with flexible REST and Java APIs – plus over 950 plugins and add-ons in the Atlassian Marketplace – that connect with the applications and tools you use every day.


Why choose JIRA Software vs CA Agile Central (Rally)?

See what makes JIRA Software the #1 software development tool used by agile teams.

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Customizable workflow designer

Regardless of your team's size or structure, JIRA Software's dynamic workflow engine can be mapped to your team's unique workflow.

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Customizable dashboard

Create dashboards in JIRA Software that contains all the information you need to plan and track your work effectively. Utilize customizable gadgets to suit any need or purpose.

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Agile planning and reporting

Plan, prioritize and iterate your team's work with ease with JIRA Software. Gain real-time, actionable insights into how your team is performing sprint over sprint.

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REST APIs

Integrate JIRA Software with all of the tools that your team is already using by leveraging its robust set of APIs.

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Marketplace with 1,000+ plug-and-play add-ons

Every software development team works differently. Install 1000+ plug-and-play add-ons from the Atlassian Marketplace to extend JIRA Software to fit any use case or development process.

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Data center deployment

Perfect for enterprises or teams who require high availability and performance at scale. JIRA Software Data Center gives your entire organization peace of mind for your mission critical application.

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Transparent pricing online

Scale your team from 10 to 10,000 with transparent pricing and no salespeople. No need to "contact us for more details".

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Agile portfolio management tool

Get visibility across all teams and projects with Portfolio for JIRA. Forecast realistic roadmaps, manage team resources and track progress with real-time planning.

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Unlimited Version

Information effective May 24 2016

Importing from Rally is easy

Importing CA Agile Central projects into JIRA Software is easier than ever. Follow these simple steps to migrate today:

Access the CA Agile Central importer in JIRA Software

 

 

Select the CSV file you exported from CA Agile Central

 

 

Map CA Agile Central fields to JIRA fields

 

 

Run the importer

 


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All the features your team needs to build great software, at a fraction of the cost. Choose JIRA Software today.

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