Archives for the tag: plugin

On February 1, we launched the latest addition of Atlassian's add-on development competition, Codegeist. We invited developers everywhere to build add-ons for JIRA, Confluence, Stash, and our developer tools, with the promise of $65,000 in cash prizes and the opportunity to sell their add-on commercially on the Atlassian Marketplace. This year's prize format is a little different–we're awarding a prize for the best add-on submitted during each month of the competition. That means $10,000 each

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Project Portfolio Management in JIRA with Profields 2.5

This is a guest post from Guillermo Montoya, CEO of DEISER, an Atlassian Platinum Expert and makers of Profields for JIRA. We’re very excited to launch Profields 2.5 for JIRA, our most ambitious add-on yet! Here's why: Profields 2.5 adds four great features that are essential to turning JIRA into a tool any organization can use for Project Portfolio Management (PPM). We’re convinced these four features can help any team turn JIRA into a complete project portfolio management solution. Project

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Confluence 5...You have to see it to believe it. A ground up overhaul of the UI. A new global header. A simplified, always-present 'Create' button. The new space sidebar. It's literally bursting at the seams with updates. And people are taking notice. If you're a current customer, don't let add-ons hold you back from upgrading. Over 100 of your favorite add-ons have already been updated for Confluence 5. And if you're new to Confluence, discover add-ons to extend the world's best team collaboration

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Get More from Your Intranet: Poll Your Colleagues in Confluence

Meet in the morning or over lunch? Pizza or sandwiches? Team happy hour this Friday or next? These are just a few of the critical decisions that teams make every day. Confluence powers thousands of company intranets around the world, enabling coworkers to share information and discuss topics together. Simple decisions, like what to have for lunch, don't require a meeting (hopefully), but the last thing anyone wants is an email thread with dozens of messages with everyone shouting "Not Chinese!

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Codegeist is Back! Atlassian’s Developer Competition Returns

Codegeist: The Next Generation Codegeist, Atlassian's add-on development competition, is back on! The seventh iteration of the world's best development competion began February 1 and goes until May 31. What's at stake? $65,000 USD in prizes for members of the Atlassian ecosystem, both new and old. This time, we're giving out a prize for each month of the contest. That means the prize haul looks like this: Best Add-on of the Month ($10,000 x 4): One prize for the best add-on submitted during

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Improving Agile Estimation via Triangulation

Yves Riel has been exploring Scrum by participating as a team member, a Scrum Master and a Product Owner. He also acts as a Scrum Coach to help teams learn the Scrum methodology. Yves has actively been using JIRA and GreenHopper since 2009. Benjamin Franklin once said that there were two certainties in this world: death and taxes. I suspect that if Benjamin Franklin had been in the software industry, he would have added “estimation” to the lot. Although there are some heated debates on the

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