As teams transition to an agile development workflow, many struggle with how to adapt traditional testing methods in an agile culture. Teams are often forced to trade off the quality of their product against the speed of shipping. At Atlassian, we've pioneered a different approach, known as Quality Assistance. Instead of creating a separate test team to hold responsibility for quality, a small team of Quality Assistance engineers evangelizes and coaches sustainable testing methods across the

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Today's best software is made not by lone hackers coding in solitary basements, but by teams of "makers" working together to build the next great thing. But without shared workflows, rigorous testing, and proper communication, the path to release day can look more like a Gordian knot. Enter the Git Essentials solution from Atlassian: planning, tracking, source code management, builds, and deploys–all in a single integrated suite. With these powerful tools, teams can coordinate their work

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Enterprise Services webinar recap

Part of our Enterprise Offerings webinar series. Read more Last week, Atlassian hosted the second live webinar in our Enterprise Offerings series, "Enterprise Support Across Your Atlassian Products." Atlassian's Bryan Mayo, Head of Enterprise Support, and Aditya Phadke, Head of Technical Account Management, took attendees through our new enterprise support and strategic service offerings designed to ensure enterprise customers are getting the most out of their Atlassian applications. They covered: How

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Recap: Our 24-hour hackathon for Make a Diff

Just over a week ago, Atlassian hosted a hackathon in the new Austin office to help support Atlassian Foundation’s Make a Diff initiative; a website designed to help charity organizations crowd-source their technical projects to anyone who wants to donate their time and skills to worthwhile causes. With about 10 volunteers, both external and Atlassian employees, we accomplished a great deal in 24 hours and paved the way for the success of Make A Diff. During that time we... Completed: Major

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Atlassian Enterprise offerings webinar series – JIRA Data Center recap

Last week, Atlassian hosted the first live webinar on its Enterprise Offerings series, "JIRA Data Center: High availability and performance at scale for your enterprise." Atlassian's Otto Ruettinger, JIRA Enterprise Principal Product Manager, took attendees through an overview of the JIRA Data Center deployment option and how it better meets the needs of large organizations, including: How it's designed to provide high availability and performance at scale for enterprise customers A brief

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Encryption and Atlassian

Our values push us to keep improving in providing great solutions and helping every team. We support the SSL practices defined by the EFF in their Encrypt the Web report and we’re excited to update you on our progress. All Atlassian Cloud platforms now have: Encryption of Data links between centres. HTTPS enforced HTTPS Strict Transport Security (HSTS) across all sites Forward Secrecy implemented. If your email server supports it, email is sent encrypted with our HipChat and Atlassian

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