Hi Linda, in the plan configuration options (Plan > Configure > Synchronization Settings) there is an option to turn auto-sync on or off for estimates. The sync is 1:1 in case of story points. In case of time-based estimates, changes to the original estimate in JIRA are synced back to Portfolio with this option (and vice-versa). However, changes to remaining estimate in JIRA (e.g. because someone makes progress on the issue or logs time which reduces the remaining estimate) are not automatically synced back. The reason for this is that it would constantly, implicitly reduce the remaining effort to be scheduled, which would distort the plan if not updating the plans' start date as well. Therefore, for this case the recommendation is to run an explicit plan update regularly (e.g. after every sprint, or weekly depening on the teams' process), via Plan > Update from date. this will adapt the remaining estimates and set a new start date for the plan.
Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!Find a group
Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!
Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.Start an AUG
We're bringing product updates and pro tips on teamwork to ten cities around the world.Save your spot