Reports and Dashboards

Creating a dashboard

You can display risk information in a Jira dashboard. Start by creating a new dashboard or editing an existing dashboard (see Configuring dashboards for more information).

Click on the add a new gadget link and select the Risk matrix gadget.

The gadget settings screen appears when you add the Risk matrix gadget to a dashboard. It contains the following configuration options:

Project or saved filter

Select the project or filter you wish to use.

  

Exposure basis

Use these radio buttons to indicate whether you want to display original or residual risk in the gadget.

Matrix size

Use these radio buttons to indicate whether you want the matrix to be displayed in full or compact size.

Refresh interval

Indicate how frequently you want the gadget to refresh.

Creating a matrix report

Select the Reports icon on the project navigation bar and select Risk Matrix.

The report configuration page appears, with the following options:

Project or saved filter

Select the project or filter you wish to use.


  

Exposure basis

Use these radio buttons to indicate whether you want to display original or residual risk in the gadget.

Click Next and the report generates.

Integrating with Confluence

You can embed a risk matrix gadget in a Confluence page. You'll need to:

  1. Establish an application link between Confluence and Jira; and
  2. Register Jira as a source of external gadgets; and
  3. Add the risk matrix gadget macro to your Confluence page as per the instructions for dashboards above.