Archives for the tag: plugins

Guest Blog: Monitoring Your Teams Estimation Skills

Yves Riel acts as a Scrum Coach to help teams learn the Scrum methodology. Yves has actively been using JIRA and GreenHopper since 2009. He built Rekall for JIRA to help agile teams improve their estimates. Every year, I try to make an appointment with my doctor for an annual check-up. Invariably, I walk out of his office with a blood tests form in my hand. These tests are what helps my doctor notice illnesses like high cholesterol or diabetes. About two years ago, I began to suspect my agile team

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View Visio Diagrams Free in Confluence with Lucidchart

This is a guest blog from Ryan Butters, VP of Sales and Marketing for Lucidchart, a vendor in the Atlassian Marketplace and makes of Lucidchart for Confluence. Lucidchart is proud to announce a free Visio Viewer plugin for Confluence. The viewing functionality is bundled with our diagramming application, but you won’t need to pay a cent in order to use and enjoy the Visio Viewer. Now your entire organization can view Microsoft Visio files in a cloud-based, easy-to-use, completely free format.

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Add Boards to Confluence with Canvas Blueprints

This is a guest blog post from Comalatech, makers of the Ad hoc Workflows and Ad hoc Canvas add-ons for Atlassian Confluence. Confluence 5.1, released last week, introduced Confluence Blueprints--out-of-the-box solutions to common business problems. Blueprints make creating amazing wiki content easy and provide ideas and structure so your organization can get started right away. Comalatech developed Ad hoc Canvas Blueprints take advantage of Confluence's new Blueprints functionality. Strategy

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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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