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Case study: How Audi builds luxury vehicles with JIRA

Audi is a German automobile manufacturer known for its luxury designs. Audi's company ethos is "Vorsprung durch technik" or "Progress through technology."  Audi has a goal: to become the world's number one automobile manufacturer in the premium segment by 2020. To get there, they're using JIRA and Confluence. Audi employs thousands of engineers, designers, software developers, and QA teams across the world. But while Audi's offices span the globe, its main research and development (R&D)

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Case study: How Orbitz migrated to Git

The first step of any trip is getting there. To make trip planning painless, Orbitz Worldwide – a leading online travel site operating in more than 180 countries – offers easy-to-use online travel booking for flights, hotels, and other travel services. Orbitz generates more than $11 billion in travel transactions annually. That means that for every second Orbitz's website is down, hundreds of dollars are lost. It's the Orbitz team's utmost priority to ensure everything stays up and running

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This guest post comes courtesy of Carolyn Van Slyck, a full-stack software developer and a newly converted champion for Git. Carolyn has recently spearheaded her team's source code migration from SVN to Git with the help of Stash and subgit. She will be sharing her learnings and wisdom with us today. Redefining what is possible I work at a large software company which is heavily invested in Subversion. In my division alone, we have 3 repositories, each with 100+ projects. I don't even know how

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In case you missed it in TechWorld last week Nick Good, Head of Technology Efficiency and Field Teams at Virgin Media, was tasked with tracking inefficiencies across the organization. Nick sent a team of internal "technical specialist" consultants to visit different business departments, including call centers and retail locations, and even to follow engineers on house calls. The pilot for this project had been carried out using spreadsheets, which Nick described as an “absolute nightmare”.

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The Atlassian Marketplace Experience: A Case Study on Valiantys

The Atlassian Marketplace is an amazing place where people can shop for the most pertinent add-on that does the specific job they need it to do. For third-party developpers you couldn't get a more direct way to market your add-on to potential customers! - François Dussurget, CEO, Valiantys The Atlassian Marketplace launched at Atlassian Summit 2012 on May 31. The Marketplace was a huge step forward for Atlassian customers to discover, try, and buy awesome add-ons to our products. Valiantys has

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The Atlassian Marketplace Experience: A Case Study on Zephyr

Marketplace allows us to showcase our product and take it to market quickly. It’s a gateway to a lot of prospects, giving us tremendous visibility.  - Samir Shah, CEO of Zephyr The Atlassian Marketplace launched at Atlassian Summit 2012 on May 31. The Marketplace was a huge step forward for Atlassian customers to discover, try, and buy awesome add-ons to our products. Zephyr for JIRA launched with JIRA 5 back in March, and since the inception of Marketplace, it has been one of the top-grossing

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