It is with great excitement that we unveil the sessions for our sixth annual Atlassian Summit!   This year's 5 tracks feature over 100 sessions from leading companies, including Yahoo!, BAE Systems, JP Morgan Chase, Facebook, Netflix, HSBC, Intel, Goldman Sachs, and Dreamworks. They join Atlassian developers and designers in talks that offer unique takeaways on: Software development How to become a Git master (Nicola Paolucci, Atlassian) How to juggle your product's features

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Last week, we held a webinar for a couple hundred people about how Confluence Questions can be used to better share knowledge. We were joined by Kim Wall, a senior IT Analyst from Principal Financial Group, and Ryan Anderson, the Product Marketing Manager for Confluence at Atlassian. They both shared a number of key insights and strategies about how to: Record and share tribal knowledge Reduce interruptions and repetitive questions Build a community and encourage collaboration Watch the recording,

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If you read my blogs often, you know how excited I am about Docker. And about Git. So you can imagine my excitement over our announcement today: Docker Automated Builds are now integrated with Bitbucket! What is Docker? Simply put, Docker is the next big thing in provisioning and deployment automation. With Docker, you can define everything needed to run applications--including the OS, database, environment variables, and start/stop scripts--and save it in a text file so that image can be

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Ever since we launched JIRA Service Desk, we've been psyched to hear how our amazing customers are using it. How Friday Media Group implemented a single, global service desk Friday Media Group is the biggest independent media company in the UK. What started in 1975 as a local advertising paper to East Sussex now boasts a portfolio of over 80 websites generating 10 million monthly visitors – 20 percent of all UK internet users. Prior to JIRA Service Desk, agents used as many as four

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Confluence is the perfect place to create an open and social intranet. Our Confluence intranet is full of blogs that create discussion, spawn ideas, and challenge the status quo. Our blogging culture is what keeps us transparent, together, and gives everyone an equal voice. So, to help you spice up your company's social life, here are 5 blog posts that will get people talking: 1. The introductory blog post The easiest way to get people to use Confluence, is to get them started right away. Every

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This major release of git has been brewing for a long time and I am excited to go on the hunt in the Changelog to find cool bits of awesomeness. As usual if you want to catch up with past git releases, I've been doing this exercise for a while, check them out: 1.8.2, 1.8.3, 1.8.4, 1.8.5, 1.9. This piece will necessarily cover only a selection of the release, if you want the complete list of changes and bug fixes have a look at the full Changelog. Some defaults changing: improving usability and

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