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Dan Podsedly
Updates

New in Pivotal Tracker: Multi-Story Select, Drag/Drop, and iPad Usability Improvements

New in Pivotal Tracker: Multi-Story Select, Drag/Drop, and iPad Usability Improvements blog post featured image

Happy Friday! We’ve just rolled out some changes to Pivotal Tracker, which we’re hoping will have a very noticeable impact on usability, especially for those of you who manage large projects. You can now select multiple stories with a few clicks, using shift-click, and drag them together to a new location. Also, iPad usability has been greatly improved; for example, story panels can now be scrolled with one finger, and you can move stories via drag and drop Read more...

Dan Podsedly
News

Tracker Going All HTTPS

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About six months ago, a certain Firefox extension made headlines by making it incredibly easy for people to intercept insecure web cookies and access private information on major web sites such as Facebook, as well as Pivotal Tracker. Read more...

Lewis Hoffman
News

Why "Upstream Keepalive" is a Good Thing

As Dan mentioned on Monday, Tracker uses an architecture in which a large number of polling requests are serviced by web servers communicating with an in-memory cache, and over the past few weeks we’ve hit a number of resource limits on our cache servers. Yesterday we found a small change that had a big impact on this resource load. Read more...

Dan Podsedly
News

Recent Pivotal Tracker Outages

We’ve had a number of brief outages and/or periods of degraded performance in the last few weeks. I’d like to shed some light on what caused these incidents and what we’re doing to prevent them in the future. Read more...

Dan Podsedly

New in Pivotal Tracker: Reply to Emails, Delete Comments, and Browse Public Projects!

New in Pivotal Tracker: Reply to Emails, Delete Comments, and Browse Public Projects! blog post featured image

Team collaboration with Pivotal Tracker just got better. You can now post comments to stories right from your inbox by replying to any story notification email. That’s not all that’s new in this update—we’ve also added the ability to delete unwanted story comments, you can add extra notes like company address or tax ID to your billing receipts, and there’s a new public projects directory. Read more...