Perform the steps in the below checklist to get VERA up and running in your environment. Refer to linked articles for more information on how to implement the configurations and specific installation instructions.
VERA Setup Checklist:
Set up VERA role and VERA service account in Jira
Create VERA service account → How to create the VERA service account in Jira
Create VERA System role → How to create the VERA System Role
If using the standard VERA for Jira workflow:
Import the standard VERA Workflow into Jira → How to Import the Standard VERA workflow
- Configure the workflow scheme
Add VERA workflow states:
Routing for Approval
- Disable Delete, Move, and Clone actions
Make VERA workflow states non-editable (for everyone except the VERA sync user)
VERA Sync ID
- Revision Number
When applying VERA to an existing workflow, it is recommended that a copy of an existing workflow be created before applying changes. Existing projects can then be changed to use the new workflow with VERA.