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Atlassian Inspires UK Testing Startup – Behave for JIRA

Hindsight is a start-up company focused on building intelligent testing software that supports agile practices such as acceptance testing.  Using the Atlassian Marketplace to enable rapid development of their first tool, Behave for JIRA, they had a platform to quickly deliverer a valuable product to a large number of software teams around the world.  Atlassian competitions such as Codegeist showed Hindsight how easy it was to get started with plug-in development with JIRA and inspired the team

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Hindsight, a startup in the London Silicon Roundabout, are a great example of how Atlassian software has helped companies get productive quickly.  Our GreenHopper & JIRA software  help Hindsight manage their work and focus on the most valuable activities to gauge how much return they are getting from the investment they put into their ideas. To keep everyone up to date and heading in the same direction, especially with all the change happening within a start-up, can be a challenge.  Even

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Clearvision guides Enterprises to effective DVCS adoption

In the UK many enterprises involved in software development are realising the competitive advantage of moving to a distributed version control system (DVCS).  DVCS is now forming a vital role in their strategy towards continuous delivery.  This advantage is gained not just in switching tool sets but by adapting to a more collaborative approach to development and fully understanding the opportunities this technology enables. DVCS enhances the way development teams interact, enabling greater

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The Atlassian party – QCon London 2012

Talks at technical conferences can give a very detailed insight into new innovations, they be a great source of inspiration and motivation.  Sometimes they even make you giggle.  At QCon London I got large doses of all of the above, thanks to Rich Hickey, Dan North (DWZ Trading), Colin Humpreys (Carrenza), Ade Oshineye (Google) and Patrick Debois (father of DevOps, working with Atlassian).As I didnt make the training days this year, I was sad to miss out on the tutorials by Simon Brown, Russ Miles

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