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New webinar – “Git Branching for Agile Teams”

Moving to Git opens up a whole new level of agility for software teams. Freed from the clunky code freezes and monolithic mega-merges that plague centralized version control, developers can isolate work in progress and build in narrow vertical slices with ease. Branching is so painless with Git that many teams are making new branches for each user story or bug fix they implement. This model is quickly becoming the new gold standard for agile teams – and for good reason! Thursday November 21st

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Stash 2.8: branch-based workflows simplified

Last week, we unveiled tight integrations between Atlassian software development tools that guide your entire branch-based workflow from JIRA issue all the way to merge. Branches are a fundamental component of Git workflows. But choosing a good branch model is the key to making sure your Git workflow is a successful one. Just as the right cheese is crucial for a perfectly creamy mac n' cheese, streamlining how your team creates, names, and merges branches can affect how the team uses a workflow. In

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Wouldn't it be great to stop fretting over the small stuff, and spend your time being a developer? Our latest releases* make the once-tedious hurdles of software administration a thing of the past. Our tools now integrate better than ever, with best practices baked right in to guide you through the development flow. They work together to get you from issue creation to coding to merging effortlessly. You have to see it to believe it. Free your focus from the non-development tasks. Get back

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Inside Atlassian: managing agile releases, Stash style

Stash, our Git repository manager, is one of the hottest products at Atlassian. If you follow us on Twitter, you may have noticed that the Stash team delivers new versions about every 5 weeks. That's as tight a release cycle as it gets for on-premises B2B software! So what is the Stash team's secret recipe for lighting the world on fire without burning themselves out? I sat down with product manager Jens Schumacher and development manager Stefan Saasen to get the scoop. K.I.S.S. - Keep

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Last week, we hosted a webinar on git, focusing on workflows and practices you can adopt when you move to git. We discussed two of the more popular branching models used internally at Atlassian in depth, and gave practical examples on how git can allow you to reduce friction and increase the efficiency of your team. Watch the recording, share it with your team If you're evaluating the move to git and you want to get familiar with distributed version control concepts, then this webinar will

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In this post I'd like to highlight various features in Bamboo that were developed separately during the past year or so. If you combine these little pieces together you can make your Bamboo to be a powerful friend in DVCS-oriented software development. This time I'll focus mostly on doing CI on dev branches and merging. Next time I'll cover areas like test failures, quarantining, and a bit about JIRA. One of the main purposes of Bamboo is to build your code, run the tests against it and notify

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