JIRA tracks issues, which can be bugs, feature requests, or any other tasks you want to track.

Each issue has a variety of associated information including:

- the issue type

- a summary

- a description of the issue

- the project which the issue belongs to

- components within a project which are associated with this issue

- versions of the project which are affected by this issue

- versions of the project which will resolve the issue

- the environment in which it occurs

- a priority for being fixed

- an assigned developer to work on the task

- a reporter - the user who entered the issue into the system

- the current status of the issue

- a full history log of all field changes that have occurred

- a comment trail added by users

- if the issue is resolved - the resolution