It’s a known issue that Git doesn’t play nicely with large files, and it’s not just developers who struggle with large files and version control. Native Git's limitations make it challenging for team members like designers, tech writes, sys admins, and build engineers to work closely with developers. That’s why we decided to collaborate with GitHub on building a standard for large file support. Here's what's happened since.

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How HipChat and StatusPage help companies manage incidents

💩! There's a hiccup with your service. You jump into incident-management mode. Your users, who are already tweeting and sending support tickets, need to know what's up. Your team needs to come together to diagnose and fix the issue – FAST. This is the story of two HipChat customers, and how they use our integration with StatusPage to manage incidents.

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"Ohhhhh $#!τ. We broke Confluence." In one of our first Confluence Cloud releases in 2016, we broke our users' ability to edit pages. As the head of Atlassian's site reliability engineering group, this kind of thing falls right into my wheelhouse. In this post, I'll walk you through how we responded to the situation to get Confluence working again. I'll give an insider's view of our incident management process, as well as how we've configured Atlassian tools to support this work.

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One of our main goals as product managers as we move from casting the vision to executing is to de-pressurize the room – no one on the team should waste energy sweating over the perfect product. Instead, focus the team on shipping the best first version in order to get insight. Then use that feedback as a compass for future versions.

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Switch Communications is a San Francisco based company whose mission is to provide cloud-based business communications systems for the fastest growing, most innovative companies in the world. Switch.co recently found that their project management software wasn't fully supporting their software development process. The most glaring pain point was bug reporting, and they needed a single source of truth for their documentation. “People didn't know how to report bugs, and we needed a better

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Use Confluence for blogging and outline your blog process

It's important to create a blog requirements doc and make it available to all your blog authors. Also, by creating a blog page template you can help your writers get started and ensure consistency. Confluence lets you do both, which centralizes your blog process guidelines and standardizes your blog posts. The benefits of doing this are too numerous to list here, so read on!

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