Jira Software vs TFS

Jira Software is built for every member of your software team to plan, track, and release great software. See how it stacks up against Microsoft's TFS.

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The best project trackers let you work in any development environment

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 one tool that's earned its place as the #1 software development tool used by agile teams.


Top reasons to go Jira Software

From an industry leading workflow engine to powerful 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 over TFS

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

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Developer environment agnostic

Free your engineers to work in any developer environment they'd like. Jira Software works with every type of developer environment, meaning no team member will ever be forced to use any tool they don't want to use.

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Customizable dashboard with plug-and-play widgets

Create custom dashboards in Jira Software that contain all the information you need to effectively plan and track your work. Dozens of plug-and-play widgets are ready to suit any need or purpose.

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Transparent pricing online

Scale your team from 10 to 10,000 with fully transparent pricing

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Native mobile support

With Jira Software for iPhone and Android, your single source of truth is always in your pocket. Track team progress in real time, join the conversation from anywhere, and capture and assign issues on the go.

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Deep Bitbucket integration

Teams that use Jira Software and Bitbucket together release 14% more often and close 23% more issues. With Jira Software's deep Bitbucket integration, your team will enjoy full traceability from backlog to release.

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RBAC (role-based access control)

Jira Software supports RBAC (role-based access control) to ensure that Jira Software admins can allocate different degrees of access to users based on their role.

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Information effective December 8 2016

Importing from TFS is easy

Importing TFS work items into Jira Software is easier than ever. Follow these simple steps to migrate today:

Access the Microsoft TFS importer in Jira Software

 

 

Select the CSV file you exported from Microsoft TFS

 

 

Map Microsoft TFS 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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