Answers, meet Questions

For the first time in Atlassian's history, we're proud to announce that our online customer community, Atlassian Answers is now powered by our very own software, Confluence Questions. So what? Three years ago, we launched a public facing question and answer community, Atlassian Answers, built on heavily customized open source software to replace our old community forums. After witnessing the runaway growth and success of the site, and hearing requests from our users for the software that powered

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Confluence 5.6 brings one big change for enterprise customers, plus a number of small improvements for everyone. We launched a new deployment option, Confluence Data Center, for those running Confluence at large scale. We also added two new JIRA charts and satisfied over 1,200 customer votes with improvements everyone will enjoy. New insightful JIRA charts Confluence 5.4 was all about adding visibility into your development team's work with tighter integrations between JIRA and Confluence.

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In our last major release, Team Calendars 4, we moved away from calendar types to event types so that you could centralize your team's schedule into fewer calendars. Shortly after the release, a feature request for custom event types was logged on our public issue tracker (about one year ago). We had no idea it would gain so much traction: It accumulated over 430 votes, 260 watchers, and 120 comments. It's the 13th most voted open feature request for all our products (some of which have

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Confluence Data Center is available now!

Today, Confluence is joining JIRA in offering the Data Center deployment option. Data Center was designed to meet the needs of our largest customers providing the performance at scale, high availability and instant scalability they need for business critical applications. Talking with our largest customers, we've learned that as Confluence adoption grows within an organization, teams become more dependent on it to share and find information, collaborate with each other, and get work done. If

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Confluence Data Center Webinar Recap

This is the final installment of our Enterprise Offerings webinar series. If you would like to learn more and view recordings of the previous webinars in this series, click here. Last week, Atlassian hosted the final webinar in its Enterprise Offerings series, "Confluence Data Center: Scaling Collaboration Across the Enterprise." The Confluence Data Center beta was recently announced, along with our other enterprise offerings. While Confluence Data Center is coming soon, Premier Support, Technical

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This is the second of a two-part blog series about creating team and project spaces in Confluence. You can find the first part here. Let's pick up where we left off in the last blog post. At Atlassian, the answer to the title of this blog post, is ‘both’. We primarily dedicate spaces to a team – we have spaces for our marketing team, development team, and HR team. But some projects are HUGE and require their own space, too, so we have a number of spaces dedicated to bigger projects

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