How to Create a Risk Traceability Matrix in Jira

Risk Traceability is a great way to get a quick overview of the completeness of risk management process and it is often used in the regulated industries. The traceability matrix shows the coverage of risks by mitigation and verification actions. For example, in the medical device industry, both the FDA and ISO 14971 require bi-directional […]

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How to Create a Risk from Jira Support Ticket?

Jira is the most flexible task management tool there is. No wonder that more than 200’000 companies across the world have found it useful. It helps software teams build their products, prioritise their backlog and manage any upcoming issues within their team. Most of these companies are using Jira Service Management to collect customer feedback […]

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Surviving Risk Management Audit with Excel: a True Account on why we Built our own Risk Management Apps on Jira

“Ok, let’s follow a few of these risk mitigation actions down to outputs and verification activities” says the auditor. A typical question. Anybody who’s ever been audited for risk management process, has been here dozens of times. While I try to bring the attention of the auditor to another topic, I know a few meters […]

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How to Report Risks in Jira

When you manage your product risks in a highly regulated industry, you are well-aware that it is a business-critical and ever-lasting journey. While you may be continuously on this journey, your colleagues, managers and auditors often want to get a quick overview about it. There are those who will want to understand the statistics about […]

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How to Report Risks in Confluence

Managing your product risks in Jira is great – you can use the flexibility of Jira to add various fields to the risk table, customise the risk table and the risk matrices and filter/sort the data any which way you want when using the SoftComply Risk Manager app on Jira.  But what if you’d like to report your risks […]

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How to Create an Organisational Risk Register with SoftComply Risk Manager?

Abstract The aim of this blog post is to guide you through the creation of an organisation-wide Risk Register with SoftComply Risk Manager. This Risk Register supports risk management across your organisation providing your team members with a list of risks that apply to a specific product or project. To achieve that, we will first […]

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Comparison of Risk Management Apps on Jira Cloud

Following our previous post where we compared the 4 top risk management apps on Jira Server, in this post we are comparing the features of the 2 most popular risk management apps on Jira Cloud. One of them is for product and project risk management (SoftComply Risk Manager) and the other for organisational risk management (Risk […]

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What are the best Risk Management Apps on Jira & how they compare to each other?

In the following post we compare the features of 4 top risk management apps on Jira Server. Comparison of risk management apps on Jira Cloud can be viewed here. There are four popular apps on Jira Server for risk management purposes. Two of them are for product risk management and the other two for project […]

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