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Top 5 Apps for Jira Software Data Center

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August 16, 2018

Atlassian Data Center allows you to deploy the company’s flexible, intuitive toolset with high levels of availability, scalability, and performance. With Jira Software Data Center, you benefit from the features of Jira Software without compromising performance: it gives visibility into all work undertaken by teams and allows management and co-ordination across your organisation.

Jira Software Data Center also offers access to a number of performance-enhancing apps through the Atlassian Marketplace.


Here are a few of our recommended Jira Software Data Center apps:


Scriptrunner provides accessible, intelligent JQL functions, workflow functions, and listeners and services. Scriptrunner allows you to run your own scripts on a wide range of events and automate the functionality of Jira.

Use this if you need to:

  • Automatically calculate field values. Respond to an event and run a script that runs a script, calculates a value and updates a custom field
  • Automatically transition issues
  • Perform almost any automated task triggered by an event in Jira.

Find out more about ScriptRunner for Jira.


Track and monitor how employee and team time is being used, and benefit from account management and flexible reporting functionality.

Use this if you need to:

  • Track users’ time quickly and effectively in Jira.
  • Bill customers by time spent.
  • Manage cost centres across your business.

Find out more about Tempo Timesheets.


JMWE offers a collection of workflow conditions, post-functions and validators that allow you to easily configure and deploy your workflows without code.

Use this if you need to:

  • Quickly build workflows with minimal coding experience.
  • Create workflows to support various line-of-business use cases.
  • Test and deploy workflows bug-free.
  • Access comprehensive documentation, configuration details, examples and more.

Find out more about Jira Misc Workflow Extensions.


The leading test management tool for Jira.

Use this if you need to:

  • Store test cases.
  • Create and perform a range of tests inside Jira.
  • Track test execution.
  • Track testing metrics for every project with easy-to-use metrics dashboards.
  • Trace test cases back to stories or requirements.

Find out more about Zephyr for Jira.


Fine tune and adjust your Jira instance for maximum performance. Clear out old workflows, custom fields, user accounts and more.

Use this if you need to:

  • Stay within the number of licences your organisation has purchased
  • Generate suggestions on how to improve your Jira performance
  • Locate and delete redundant custom fields.

Find out more about Cleaner for Jira.

There are also a range of apps available for other Atlassian Data Center deployments – including Bitbucket Data Center, Confluence Data Center, and Jira Service Desk Data Center.

At Automation Consultants, we can help you manage any Data Center deployment – and provide ongoing support after the fact.

Contact one of our specialists to find out more – we’re a certified Atlassian Platinum Solution Partner, with the capability to support enterprise-level organisations with their IT needs.

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Automation Consultants can give your software development and IT operations a competitive edge. We deploy the latest automated products and techniques with an emphasis on quality and deep expertise. We train your staff in the solutions we deliver, and we support those solutions once they are in place.

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