ZenTao ManualBook Info
1 Introduction
1.1 About ZenTao
1.2 How to get support
2 How to Install ZenTao
2.1 Choose the best installation
2.2 ZenTao Cloud
2.3 One-click Installation Package for Windows (Recommended)
2.4 One-click Installation Package for Linux
2.5 Source Code Installation Package (for all Systems)
2.6 Set up Virtualbox for ZenTao
2.7 Softaculous service
3 Upgrade ZenTao
3.1 Choose Upgrade
3.2 Upgrade by source codes (General for all systems)
3.3 Upgrade for one-click installation package for windows users (xampp)
3.4 Upgrade for one-click installation package for Linux
4 Users and Groups
4.1 Organization Structure
4.2 Add an Account
4.3 Batch Manage Users
4.4 Groups and Privileges
5 Simple Application
5.1 Project and Task Management
5.2 Bug Management
5.3 Product Management
5.4 Individual Task Management
6 Basic Application
6.1 Basic Workflow
6.2 Agile and Scrum
6.3 ZenTao and Scrum
6.4 ZenTao Tutorial for Rookies
6.5 Create a Product
6.6 Create a Story
6.7 Create a Project
6.8 Confirm Stories
6.9 Decompose Tasks
6.10 Report a Bug
6.11 Manage Contacts
6.12 Customization
7 Advanced Application
7.1 Workflow
7.1.1 ZenTao Workflow
7.2 Personal management
7.2.1 My To-dos
7.2.2 My Task, Story and Bug
7.2.3 My Profile
7.3 Product Owner
7.3.1 Manage a Product
7.3.2 Create and Review a Story
7.3.3 Change and Review a Story
7.3.4 Story Status
7.3.5 Notes for Writing a Story
7.3.6 Product Module
7.3.7 Release Plan
7.3.8 Create a Release
7.3.9 Roadmap
7.3.10 Manage Documents
7.3.11 Product Meetings
7.3.12 Project Management, Presentation and Summary
7.3.13 Story Reports
7.4 Project Manager
7.4.1 Create a Project
7.4.2 Set up a Team
7.4.3 Confirm Stories to be done
7.4.4 Decompose Tasks for Stories
7.4.5 Daily Standup Meetings
7.4.6 Check Project Progress via Burndown Chart
7.4.7 Check Project Progress via Lists
7.4.8 Presentation and Summary Meetings
7.4.9 Basic reports of Tasks
7.5 Development Team
7.5.1 Project planning meeting and decompose tasks
7.5.2 Claim and update Tasks
7.5.3 Create a Build
7.5.4 Test Task
7.5.5 Resolve a Bug
7.5.6 Manage Documents
7.5.7 Confirm Bugs
7.6 Testing Team
7.6.1 Bug Management
7.6.2 Submit a Bug
7.6.3 Confim and Close a Bug
7.6.4 Activate a Bug
7.6.5 Find a Bug
7.6.6 Test Case
7.6.7 Create a Test Case
7.6.8 Manage a Test Task
7.6.9 Execute Cases and Report Bugs
7.6.10 Reports
8 Configuration
8.1 Maintain ZenTao
8.1.1 Initialize scripts
8.1.2 Back up ZenTao
8.1.3 Recover the deleted
8.1.4 Update Burndown charts
8.2 Deploy ZenTao
8.2.1 Guest Login
8.2.2 Cnfigure Email
8.2.3 Set Super Admin
8.2.4 Configure Static Access
8.2.5 Delete "zentao" from your address
8.2.6 Integrate ZenTao with SVN
8.2.7 Integrate ZenTao with Git
8.3 Import other systems
8.3.1 Import data from bugfree
9 Custom Development
9.1 ZenTao Mechanism of Developing
9.2 ZenTao Directory
9.3 Modify files
9.4 ZenTao Database
9.5 Common Modules
9.6 Add features to navigation bar
9.7 Examples: Modify Language Prompt
9.8 Examples: set priority when creating bugs
9.9 Web Editor
9.10 Packaging Standards of ZenTao 1.1
10 Other Relevant Issues
10.1 About third-party code
10.2 ZenTao FAQ
10.3 How to Help ZenTao
10.4 ZenTao Business Service
10.5 Acknowledgement

Basic Workflow

2015-09-10 16:21:23
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Last edited by Max on 2017-10-20 10:41:48

In the previous chapter, we have talked about the simple workflow of ZenTao. You can customize your workflow according to your actual situations. However, we still want you to make full use of all features of ZenTao. Therefore, let's look at the basic workflow of ZenTao.


In ZenTao, there are three key roles, product owners, Development teams and test teams. The three roles cooperate with each other through stories, repreansenting the Tripartite in project management. Product managers gather stories; Development teams perform tasks, and test teams ensure qualities. Their relations are shown as below,


The basic workflow of ZenTao,

  • Product owners create products;
  • Product owners create stories;
  • Project managers create projects;
  • Project managers identify the stories of projects;
  • Project managers decompose tasks and assign tasks to specific team members;
  • QA teams do test cases and submit bugs.



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