Charts of allocation over time

Improvement Engine (LinearB) vs. Static Metrics (Harness)

Engineering leaders choose LinearB to achieve three key outcomes – improve operational efficiency, create an amazing DevEx, and deliver projects predictably.  Harness cannot deliver these results – which are needed to drive operational excellence and align R&D to business goals.
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Why Choose LinearB Over Harness
Workflow Automations
Resource Allocation by Cost
In-App Recommendations
Flexible, Customizable Project Metrics
Project Forecasting Metrics
Simple, Transparent Pricing
Cost Capitalization Reporting

Top 5 Reasons People Choose LinearB Over Harness


Our Improvement Formula:

Benchmark > Automate > Improve with LinearB

You Need More Than Harness' Table Stakes Metrics

Engineering leaders have a dual mandate to (1) deliver operational excellence and (2) drive business results. LinearB provides everything R&D leaders need to achieve their goals and get their jobs done.
Automate improvement with tools devs love–like one-click ticket creation and code approvals
Accurately forecast project delivery and make your engineering organization more predictable
Show engineering ROI with Resource Allocation views that illustrate FTE effort and cost for your work–no matter how you structure it
Leverage in-app recommendations, improvement playbooks, and reporting templates to align stakeholders
FTE Allocation by Issue Type

We correlate data across your tools to identify bottlenecks and automate developer workflow optimization.

“It's not just about the numbers; it's about the holistic approach to improving workflow and well-being."

Christian Weinberger

Christian Weinberger

VP of Engineering



Move past dev-only pipeline metrics

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