The Tool is the Easy Part - What about the Processes? The FishEye team was the first team at Atlassian to make the switch to DVCS, and while some Atlassians had previous DVCS experience, quite a few had not yet used it in the workplace with a medium-size team of developers before. We looked for help around the web, but there wasn't a lot of people sharing their experiences at the time. We found many resources like "How do I push a branch in Git?" or "How do I pull from multiple remotes in Mercurial?",

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A couple months ago we released Stash, our new Git repository hosting solution behind the firewall. Stash is a great solution for repository hosting that you can couple to Crucible to perform code reviews on your changesets. This blog post will take you through the simple steps that you can follow to link a standalone Crucible instance to your Stash repositories. I'll assume that you already have your Crucible and Stash instances up & running and stay focused on the actions that you need to

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That's right, only 13 days left before four awesome developers win $45,000 in cash prizes. What are you waiting for? If this news comes to you as a surprise, it's not too late. Codegeist is our annual Add-on development contest. If you have an idea, some code skills, and a desire to win you've still got 13 days to submit your add-on. Here are some noteworthy entries so far: Ad hoc Canvasby ComalatechAd hoc Canvas lets you visualize and organize your Confluence content. Get an overview of

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Atlassian is once again in the "Leaders" Quadrant in Gartner's 2013 Magic Quadrant for Application Development Lifecycle Management!  Check out our press release here, and find the full 2013 report here. We're very excited to announce that Atlassian is positioned as a leader in the Magic Quadrant in Gartner's new 2012 Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) report, and we're making the report available to our customers. Here's a Teaser Check out the actual Magic Quadrant

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Case Study: Why did APRA|AMCOS Go JIRA?

About APRA|AMCOS APRA|AMCOS work to ensure that composers, songwriters and publishers are rewarded whenever and wherever their musical works are played, performed or reproduced. They also help Australian & New Zealand music consumers get access to the world’s musical repertoire. APRA (Australasian Performing Rights Association) and AMCOS (Australasian Mechanical Copyright Owners Society) are separate not-for-profit organizations, but a number of members belong to both, so AMCOS appointed APRA

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Now that Summit is over, let the real fun begin! Yes, that's right, Codegeist, your favorite development competition is back. Some of you who came to Summit will know that this year's Codegeist started June 1st and goes until July 16th. For you noobs, Codegeist is Atlassian's annual add-on development competition. This year we're giving away $45,000 USD in cash prizes. There are four prize categories you can participate in and win: Best Overall Add-on ($15,000) -- This award will go to the

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