Fundamentally it has to do with the relationship to each other.
epics have stories and/or tasks as children
stories and tasks can have sub-tasks
epics often span multiple sprints and or releases of software. Whereas stories and tasks should always be done within a given sprint. Sub-tasks or simply a way of breaking a story or task into small little bits of work. Still regardless of the number of subtasks the entire story should be done within a given sprint.
Hello Community members! We’re wrapping up the end of JSM June with an Ask Me Anything (AMA) with the Jira Service Management product team. This is your chance to ask all your ITSM questions to o...
Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!Find an event
Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!
Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.Host an event
You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events