The newest HipChat integration has arrived: JIRA Service Desk. No longer will you have to copy/paste support tickets into emails, chatrooms, and various communication tools. This is the end of email-based teamwork (goodbye, 'reply-all'). We at Atlassian aim to unleash the power of teamwork- that's why this new integration lets you go from ticket to chatroom in one click, and loop in your team for help.

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Code.org is a nonprofit dedicated to expanding computer science in schools in over 180 countries around the world. "We started out making a simple one-hour tutorial called the Hour of Code to get every single student in the whole world to try for at least one hour." - Hadi Partovi, CEO With Code.org's success, courses now reach over 100 million students, and HipChat is how they stay connected with employees and volunteers.

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It's been said that agility comes with awareness. When it comes to IT support, it means acting rapidly when necessary. An agile IT team is flexible. They can anticipate or quickly adapt to changing situations and improvise when faced with obstacles. When urgent issues come in, they need fast answers. Often, managers aren't notified right away, resulting in lost time. Other times, domain experts need to get involved and aren't quickly reachable. Beyond just critical tickets, IT managers have a hard time leaving the office because doing so means going blind to support activity.

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A leap second is a one-second adjustment that is occasionally applied to UTC (Coordinated Universal Time) in order to keep its time of day close to the mean solar time. The most recent leap second insertion happened on June 30, 2012 at 23:59:60 and caused disruptions in computing systems all around the world.

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The Runkeeper team must move fast to keep up with the demands of the 30 million people worldwide who use the app to track daily runs and workouts. To perform like an Olympian, and keep cranking at optimal levels on all mobile operating systems, Runkeeper uses Confluence, JIRA, and HipChat. These running partners keep the team agile and on the same course. Because the company has grown at an unprecedented rate, they've faced some challenges. One of the biggest was keeping everyone

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