Commits represents the numbers of commits done. For teams & individuals, this is a sum of commits done to any remote Git branch. Commits done to local Git branches are not counted.


Computation of the metric

  1. Computed using the commit activity of teams and members.
  2. GIT/VCS tools provide the data used to analyse the commit activity.

Dashboards where this metric is used

  1. Activity Log
  2. Dev Metric Grid

Use cases of this metric

  1. Use this to understand if code is committed often; remember this impacts the Coding Days metric
  2. Encourage teams to commit small & commit often
  3. Do not track number of commits as a measure of productivity!