Using both JIRA Software and Portfolio for JIRA, teams can see whether the day-to-day work they're doing maps directly to the company's overall strategy. But people often ask me "well, what happens in Portfolio for JIRA and what happens in JIRA Software?". So I decided to throw together a quick diagram to show you how they fit together.

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Diversity in our call for speakers at Atlassian Summit 2016

Preparations are well underway for Atlassian Summit 2016, our annual user conference. Our call for speakers is currently open, and we're excited to welcome speakers with a range of experience and subject matter expertise to apply for one of our 7 tracks. We're also excited this year to announce that we've re-vamped our speaker selection process, which we think will help us create the strongest, most diverse Summit lineup yet.

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Back in January we introduced smart mirroring for Bitbucket Data Center to help distributed teams by reducing clone times (as well as your list of excuses for taking a coffee break – sorry about that). At the same time, we added Git Large File Storage (LFS) for teams who need to work with images, videos, and other large media assets. Both these features support using Git at scale, but in different ways. Smart mirroring helps teams spread across different locations, while Git LFS helps teams

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I wish I could say we started with grand plans to revolutionize our company culture, but in all honesty, we simply wanted to share funny stuff without sending an email blast. So, we tried creating a blog on Confluence. It didn't happen overnight, but we learned a lot. Read on to hear our story, as well as my 7 tips to encourage a culture of internal blogging at your company.

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We have reviewed the issues described in the Git vulnerabilities CVE‑2016‑2315 & CVE-2016-2324 and released updates to affected products to fix the vulnerabilities. The following products were affected SourceTree for Windows. Update to version 1.8.3 or later for a fix. You can find the latest version at https://www.sourcetreeapp.com/download/. SourceTree for Mac. Update to version 2.2.4 or later for a fix. You can find the latest version at https://www.sourcetreeapp.com/. Bitbucket

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Pull requests provide a lightweight way to do peer code reviews and merges as part of a branch-based development workflow. Sure beats having to huddle around a monitor with 3 other developers! Today I'd like to share with you some improvements we've made to pull requests in Bitbucket Server that will help you get to master faster. Pull request reviewer status Professional teams benefit from having an explicit set of reviewers on pull requests, making it clear who is expected to pitch in and review.

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