Archives for the tag: team calendars

A personal calendar is great for keeping track of your schedule—meetings, appointments, dinner plans. What a personal calendar is NOT great for is keeping track of what everyone on your team is doing. With each person's different projects, leave requests, and travel plans, keeping everyone on the same page is nearly impossible. Trying to juggle all these events is what usually leads to an "Oh Shit!" moment—when you suddenly realize you're going to miss a deadline, or a feature has to be pulled

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In our last major release, Team Calendars 4, we moved away from calendar types to event types so that you could centralize your team's schedule into fewer calendars. Shortly after the release, a feature request for custom event types was logged on our public issue tracker (about one year ago). We had no idea it would gain so much traction: It accumulated over 430 votes, 260 watchers, and 120 comments. It's the 13th most voted open feature request for all our products (some of which have

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In the last two years we've pumped Confluence Team Calendars full of new features over the course of 22 releases. We're proud of our development speed and happy about how far the product has come in such a short time. In our latest release, Team Calendars 4.2, we haven't delivered a new feature, we've delivered all of the features you already use everyday, just faster. Speed isn't everything, but it is today The need for Team Calendars in your day-to-day is pretty simple. You want to be able

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Managing vacation days with JIRA and Confluence

Here at Atlassian, we love using our own stuff. And when we’re not busy building kick-ass new products, we’re usually off finding new ways to use our stuff internally. Recently, Jeff Sinclair, our IT portfolio manager devised a clever way to combine the power of JIRA Service Desk and Confluence to manage employee leave. "We were able to put together an awesome user input form that is miles better than what we previously had.” - Jeff Sinclair, IT Portfolio Manager The problem In January,

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Inside Atlassian: How I keep my team aligned with Team Calendars

We say that Confluence Team Calendars is your team's single source of truth for managing team leave, tracking JIRA projects, and planning events. In this post, I'll share how Team Calendars helps my team align our team, projects, and events.

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Top 10 Confluence highlights of 2013

As another bumper year comes to an end I thought it fitting to recap all the happened in the world of Confluence in 2013. We've shipped tons of releases in the last 12 months that included new features like Blueprints to improvements to existing features like Search in Confluence 5.3, all of which help our 15,000+ customers worldwide get more value out of Confluence than ever before. In addition to seven major releases of Confluence and Team Calendars we expanded the Confluence family with an all-new add-on – Confluence Questions. Needless to say, 2013 has been our biggest year yet and we're not slowing down. Let's countdown the top 10 highlights of Confluence in 2013.

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