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First came agile development, and now it's all about Git. You've heard that it's great for decentralized teams, prevents merge hell, and is awesome for collaboration. But how do you get started? Well, Atlassian Git Essentials is for you! Last Thursday, we hosted a live webinar to show you how Git Essentials helps you get Git right. Our very own Amber Buchan, Dev Tools extraordinaire, demoed exactly how JIRA, JIRA Agile, Stash, and Bamboo have come together for your Git needs. We covered the

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Have more date nights with Bamboo & JIRA

My list of favorite new things at Atlassian since returning from 3 months leave is as follows: my adjustable-height desk, HipChat video, and (to the surprise of exactly no-one) Bamboo's ever-more-streamlined deployment flow. Having accurate information about what's been deployed, what's about to be deployed, and what state a rollback would leave you in can be the difference between happy teams and teams that cancelled their dinner plans Friday night because they were stuck at the office (*ahem*).

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A new Bamboo release for the new year

Since Bamboo 5.0, we’ve had an astounding amount of feedback on deployments. The team decided to take the opportunity to work on some refinements on the user experience and a range of other improvements in Bamboo 5.3. What's new Deployment buttons have drop downs which lets you select the environment you want to deploy to – without having to take the extra step of going through the deployment preview screen.   Releases can now be created right from the deployment preview page.

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Sharing artifacts between plans, and other best practices

We spend a lot of time on the Bamboo team thinking about how to make really excellent continuous integration (CI) as easy and accessible as possible. Today I'm delighted to share some progress we've made on that front, in two ways. Artifact sharing between plans Yes! You asked for it (Atlassians have been asking for it, too), and now it's here. For the benefit of Bamboo newbies (Bam-noobs?), let's back up and look at what's changed. Bamboo has always been able to pass build artifacts

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We've been thinking a lot about releases in Bamboo Land recently. And I'd noticed a while back that releases of Bamboo are generally down-tempo events for the development team. None of the death marches, mandatory Saturdays, or tension I'd experienced at other companies — just another day at the office. So I asked James and Mark, our product manager and dev lead, respectively, "What's your secret recipe for wrangling releases?" Their answer surprised me. "Having developers own each of the story

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Summit 2013: Speakers Announced!

Speakers for Atlassian's 5th Annual Summit have been announced! This year's talks offer up best practices, inspiring customer stories and paneldiscussions that will help attendees boost their teams' performance. Atlassian Summit is the definitive conference for users of JIRA, Confluence, Stash, Bitbucket, Bamboo, and other Atlassian software. The show starts with a full day of training sessions on Tuesday, Oct. 1., with eight courses ranging from JIRA and Confluence essentials to advanced Bamboo

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