Design Guidelines 1.4 Released

The Atlassian Design Guidelines (ADG) has an exciting new release. We've polished some old things, created some new things and have made the whole experience of using our guidelines even better. What's in the release? Forms The old forms page was heavily visited but not very helpful. We've overhauled the forms page making it more robust and easier to use. Included is a new way to validate forms and tooltip/help design that helps clean up our form layouts and allows users to focus on their

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Introducing Agile Ready from Atlassian

We're excited to announce the launch of Atlassian's newest solution, Agile Ready! Agile Ready is a package of Atlassian products - JIRA, JIRA Agile, Confluence and Confluence Team Calendars - that gives customers the tools they need to better plan, track, and measure software development success. From requirements building to sprint planning to reporting, we've got your agile planning needs covered.   Better requirements = happier developers Capturing customer feedback and shaping

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HipChat’s terms of service are changing

UPDATE: We can see from the feedback we've gotten that we need to clarify exactly what is changing with the new Terms. There is confusion around the last item, 1-to-1 chat history. First, let us clarify that there is no way for an admin to access 1-to-1 chat history through HipChat itself. In the past, our terms prevented us from releasing any 1-to-1 chat transcripts to our customers, regardless of the reason, without a subpoena. This caused a great deal of trouble for companies who use

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Those who have peered into the culture of Atlassian are sure to have noticed the company values we hold near and dear. Although a little more reserved than its boorish, Open Company, No Bullshit and Don' t#@!% the Customer cousins, our company value Build with Heart and Balance is so important to us that we take a day out each year to celebrate it. Atlassian Friends and Family Day is a chance for Atlassians to thank those close to them for their help, patience, and support of the company and

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In January, two of our very own Atlassian Confluence product managers, Sherif Mansour and John Masson, hosted a live webinar where they shared agile best practices that they’ve learned over the years, including: When to write product requirements documents and when to seek alternatives How to write effective product requirements documents How to build prototypes when designing new features Using JIRA and Confluence for product management Watch the recording, share it with your

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Announcing Summit 2014

Atlassian Summit 2014 takes place September 9, 10, and 11 at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, CA. Register by June 1 and save $300 off general admission.  This September, Atlassian Summit heads to Silicon Valley to connect our largest group of customers (from over 40 countries!) with Atlassian product teams and Expert partners. Three days chock-full of best practices, hands-on training, and the latest announcements on the very Atlassian tools you use every day. Our sixth

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