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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Browse, Try, Buy, on Atlassian Marketplace

This morning at Summit 2012 we announced Atlassian Marketplace. So, what's the big deal? Haven't customers been able to buy add-ons for years on the Atlassian Plugin Exchange? Atlassian Marketplace expands upon the Atlassian Plugin Exchange to make it easier than ever to browse, try, and buy powerful add-ons for all your Atlassian applications. 1. Browse - Improved User Experience With Atlassian Marketplace, we support a ton of new features to help you quickly browse and find your perfect add-on.

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NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) uses a host of Atlassian products to build the software used for flight mission planning as well as modeling data sent back from satellites and Mars rovers. I sat down with David Mittman, lead software developer and "default Atlassian guy" at JPL to get a closer look at what they're up to. JPL was founded in the 1930s as a place to test new rocket technologies, and—after the creation of NASA in 1958—was chartered with developing the robotic spacecraft

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