Hi @Claire_De_Cort ,
Jira Align's Story Point field (also shown as LOE or Level of Effort on various screens) assumes an INTEGER input (as of me writing this reply).
There is no rounding, therefore you get interesting results.
Teams should never use less than one story point (or decimal values) if they are agile (half points are not agile).
I recommend to all my clients putting a mask on the Jira story point field to provide a drop down of Fibonacci values (1,2,3,5,8,13) or at least setting the field to integer values.
PS: @Tim Keyes - Any additional insights?
Hi Peter and Claire,
The connector will round the story point value as it comes in from Jira to the nearest whole number. 1.49 in Jira would become 1.0 in Jira Align and 1.51 in Jira would become 2.0 in Jira Align.
Some type of effort to create consistency between the two applications as Peter suggested is a great idea.
Jira Align will force the 0 or 1 point estimate.
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