Archives for the tag: development tools

Webinar Recap: Git at Scale for Growing Teams

Kelvin Yap, Product Marketing Manager for Atlassian's Developer Tools, presented why people love Git and how Stash and Stash Data Center help professional teams scale their use of Git. If your team has concerns about security, scalability, and maintaining high performance and are struggling to choose a Git solution that addresses your concerns, this webinar is for you.

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Today we are proud to announce the release of FishEye and Crucible 3.6. In this release we've made creating a review from a branch in your SCM much, much simpler and streamlined. We've also continued improvements to the performance and enhanced the overall experience with FishEye and Crucible by adding faster keyboard navigation with the new "Actions" dialog. Try FishEye and Crucible 3.6 for free Branch Reviews Crucible 3.6 makes creating reviews for branches fast and simple. By selecting the

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Let's get the punch-line out of the way up-front: "Without being asked". In a move that genuinely surprised me, the team behind the Atlassian ordering system adopted peer code reviews in a purely organic manner. I've been thinking about why this is... But don't developers hate code reviews? Code reviews have a long and chequered history in software development. I'm not exactly a grey-beard, more sort-of "salt-and-pepper unshaven", but I'm old enough to have been part of a waterfall software

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5 tips for great code reviews

In almost every organization, team members collaborate to get work done. Software teams typically transition issues between people for different functions like code development, code review, and testing (even if they are all on the same team). When transitioning an issue from one team member to another it’s important to minimize the amount of ramp up required for the receiver to fully understand the issue. Transferring issues can be extremely expensive as it requires time from not only one,

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With great improvements in the user interface and new API calls for managing instances, the 3.5 release will delight both users and administrators of FishEye and Crucible. We're proud to announce the following developments: User experience improvements for code reviews and file browsing New REST resources to manage projects and permissions FishEye starts indexing repositories updated in Stash with no delay and no configuration required Optimized memory usage to get more performance

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Last week, I was going through some specifications in Confluence with a relatively new Atlassian employee. As he was looking for a page he'd recently worked on, I casually mentioned, "Just hit G then R." He did, and the Recently viewed pages popup appeared, letting him see all the pages he'd been working on recently. Him: "MATE! I didn't know about this! You're my hero." Me: "No worries mate." Alright, maybe he didn't say I was his hero, but it made me realize that it's quite easy for Atlassians

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