Jenkins Room for Improvement

Axblade
Software Engineer at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
UI: Jenkins relies on the old version of interface for configuration management. Developer documentation for plugins, plugin development, integrations: Sometimes it’s tricky to do pretty obvious things. View full review »
Michelle XIE
Senior Automation Test Developer/Automation Test Architect at a software R&D company with 51-200 employees
For Jenkins: It needs to have less bugs. I do not how they test the plugins, but sometimes, the plugins have issues. I have no time to check where to report the issue. For TeamCity: It need to be cheaper. View full review »
reviewer1082187
Software Quality Assurance Team Lead with 11-50 employees
We have issues with the following points: * The usability and user interface could be improved. * Clearer feedback for problems and errors would be useful. * The learning curve is quite steep at the moment. * Our security policy does not allow normal users to introduce additional modules. A simpler way of extending the basic functionality would be nice. View full review »
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Bibhu Ashis Jena
Software Engineer at a retailer with 10,001+ employees
Upgrading and maintaining plugins can be painful, as sometimes upgrading a plugin can break functionality of another plugin that a job is dependent on. View full review »
Michelle XIE
Senior Automation Test Developer/Automation Test Architect at a software R&D company with 51-200 employees
The bug fix speed is very slow. View full review »
Arwan Ahmad Khoiruddin
Software Tester at a tech vendor
I think the UI and the UX can be improved. In our case, we have several products built using Jenkins. It is quite difficult to navigate into the latest stable build in a given OS. View full review »
Ilya Lvov
QA Automation Engineer at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
The interface. View full review »
Continuo70c4
Continuous Integration Engineer 
Pipelines are still young and promising. But this part still has some room for improvement. The documentation on plugin development could be better: more examples. View full review »
it_user453117
System Administrator at a marketing services firm with 51-200 employees
Maybe centralized user management. (We are not using all the functionalities of the product). View full review »
Ujjwal Gupta
Senior Technical Consultant at a tech company with 10,001+ employees
They should improve the Version Control tracking system in Jenkins. View full review »
PauloBorges
Senior IT Professional at a software R&D company with 1,001-5,000 employees
I would like to have more Steps commands for better integration with other platforms. Better and easy-to-use integration with Docker would be an improvement. View full review »
Omar Granados
Lider de Diseño y Arquitectura de Soluciones with 11-50 employees
The user interface could be updated a little. I think that a REST API is needed to expand the integration capabilities. View full review »
Alex Mesfin
dev app engineer
I think we have everything we need in Jenkins, really we're content with what we have in it. If I had to name something, I'd like to see more on the cloud, cloud integration, like to Amazon and Google. I'd like to see more plugins for those. View full review »
Oscar Urrego
Software Test Automation Engineer with 1,001-5,000 employees
This solution would be improved with the inclusion of an Artifactory (Universal artifact repository manager). View full review »
Wasim Akram
Managing Director with 11-50 employees
The upgrades need improvement. View full review »
Find out what your peers are saying about Jenkins, Atlassian, JetBrains and others in Build Automation. Updated: October 2019.
372,374 professionals have used our research since 2012.
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