Atlassian Jira. Admin evolution. Part 1

Hello! In this series of articles I will show you how the same task can be solved in many different ways in Atlassian Jira Server/Data Center. I will solve this task with different skillsets and understanding of Atlassian Jira. I will start with the lowest quality solution and move to higher quality solutions. After readingContinue reading “Atlassian Jira. Admin evolution. Part 1”

How to set a project property by SIL

Hello! In this article I would like to explain how to set a project property using SIL. SIL is a programming language for Atlassian Jira and Confluence, which can help you to automate actions in Atlassian Jira or Confluence. You can find more information here. What is a project property? As we know a JiraContinue reading “How to set a project property by SIL”

Create a table in Confluence from a REST API call

Hello! In this article I would like to show how to create a table in Confluence from a REST API call. We will create a page in Confluence with a table which provides information about projects in Jira. We will get data for our table by a Jira public REST API call called project. YouContinue reading “Create a table in Confluence from a REST API call”

How to kill a jvm thread in Atlassian products

Hello! In this article I would like to tell you about a way to kill a jvm thread in Atlassian Server products. I was myself introduced to this method by Denis Shestov. Let s first discuss why would we want to kill a jvm thread? Suppose, you see that Atlassian Jira takes too much cpu.Continue reading “How to kill a jvm thread in Atlassian products”

Portainer and Prometheus

Portainer lets you manage your docker containers via web UI. In this article we will put up two sets of containers: portainer and prometheus. Here is our file structure after we have created all files from this article: Files for Prometheus Our Prometheus will select metrics from Jira and send alerts to a Slack channel.Continue reading “Portainer and Prometheus”

Atlassian Jira, Prometheus and Slack integration in 15 minutes

In this article I will show how to integrate Atlassian Jira, Prometheus and Slack. I will create a Slack channel where the Prometheus alert manager will post alerts. Alerts will be triggered by metrics taken from Atlassian Jira. I will run Jira and Prometheus in docker. I will use the Idalko Jira image. Please, watchContinue reading “Atlassian Jira, Prometheus and Slack integration in 15 minutes”

Monitor Atlassian Confluence in 15 minutes

Hello! In this article I will tell you how to monitor Atlassian Confluence with the Prometheus Exporter for Confluence app, Prometheus and Grafana. We will run Confluence, Prometheus and Grafana in docker. We will take metrics not only from the Prometheus for Confluence app, but also from cadviser and node-exporter. It will let us toContinue reading “Monitor Atlassian Confluence in 15 minutes”

Atlassian Confluence Docker from Idalko

I needed to install a Confluence instance for my internal testing but I wanted to use the Postgres database not the internal one. First I had a look at the docker shipped by Atlassian: https://hub.docker.com/r/atlassian/confluence-server/ I found a section about using external database but there was no examples. Of course I could create a dockerContinue reading “Atlassian Confluence Docker from Idalko”

React and Atlaskit in Atlassian Server/Data center apps.

Hello! In this article I would like to provide a solution on how to use React and Atlaskit in Atlassian Server/Data center Atlassian apps. Intro Currently, if you develop an app for Atlassian Sever/Data center apps all you have for building UI out of the box is vm, soy, requirejs, jquery, backbone. I wrote anContinue reading “React and Atlaskit in Atlassian Server/Data center apps.”

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