Category Archives: BehindTheScenes

Coding the Art, Continued

Crafting tools and making them better is human nature. JetBrains has built its business on this tradition, by creating tools which developers love using daily and which automate the routine parts of their jobs. Almost 2 years ago, we shared … Continue reading

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Baking Boards or the Secret Ingredient of Agile Cuisine

Behind every JetBrains product, there are numerous teams: developers, product marketing (PMM), technical writers, designers and many others. Each team has established their own workflows to match their goals, working habits, and the team profile. In an earlier post, we … Continue reading

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Being Agile in Your Own Way: A Scrum Guide by the YouTrack Team

Six years ago, the YouTrack team started developing an Agile board in YouTrack (our issue tracker and agile project management tool). At JetBrains, dogfooding is one of the key principles of product development. So while building a tool for our … Continue reading

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The Art of Code, Visualized

Update: Read the update from 2018 about our approach to creating product artwork. Most of us who write code treat it as something special, more than just a bunch of characters stored in files. A lot of experience, thought and … Continue reading

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How TeamCity uses TeamCity

Overview TeamCity was started back in 2005 out of our own need to have a flexible and powerful continuous integration server that could deliver functionality beyond the offerings that were available at the time. Since then, much of the functionality … Continue reading

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