Atlassian Team '24's Key Product Announcements: A Transformative Shift in Collaboration and Innovation


At Team ‘24, Atlassian’s signature conference, Atlassian unveiled a series of ground-breaking updates and key product announcements that are set to redefine how teams collaborate and innovate in the business landscape.

Unified Jira Cloud: Bridging Technical and Business Teams

One of the most significant announcements at Team '24 was the unification of Jira Software Cloud and Jira Work Management Cloud into a single Jira Cloud product. This strategic move aims to break down barriers between technical and non-technical teams, enhancing collaboration and streamlining workflows across the board.

The decision to maintain Jira Software Data Center as a separate entity underscores Atlassian's commitment to serving diverse customer needs effectively.

Impact on Existing Customers

Existing JSW/JWM customers can expect a smooth transition based on their subscription type and contract end dates. Those utilizing JWM features via JSW Cloud Premium or Enterprise won't require migration, ensuring continuity and flexibility.

Empowering Teams with New Features

Team '24 also introduced several game-changing features across various products:

  1. Goals in Jira: Adding visibility to goals across teams, aligning work with objectives, and simplifying collaboration.
  2. In-line Configuration: Streamlining field configuration within Jira for seamless adjustments.
  3. Overviews in Jira Plans: Enhancing plan creation and navigation with calendar views and simplified summaries.
  4. List View in Jira: Introducing a new view for software teams, enabling bulk editing and issue grouping.

Atlassian Guard: Unveiling Atlassian Guard as the new cloud security product brand

Atlassian Guard introduces Standard and Premium plans for enhanced security capabilities. Guard supersedes Atlassian Access, and has a new Premium tier with additional security enhancement features.

Introducing Atlassian Rovo: AI-powered Innovation

Atlassian Rovo, a new product, promises AI-powered features like multi-product enterprise search, knowledge cards, chat, agents, and more. This innovation aims to unlock the value of Atlassian Intelligence and streamline productivity across teams and workflows.

Atlassian Intelligence: Transforming Collaboration

The integration of AI into Jira and Jira Product Discovery marks a significant leap in productivity and collaboration. AI Work Breakdown, Automations, Related Resources, Issue Reformatter, Summaries, and more empower teams to work smarter and faster, reducing manual efforts and enhancing decision-making.

Enhanced Figma for Jira Integration

A revamped Figma for Jira app strengthens collaboration between developers and designers, facilitating seamless design-to-code workflows and improving efficiency.

Jira Product Discovery Premium and AI Expansion

The launch of Jira Product Discovery Premium, along with AI-enhanced capabilities, opens up advanced features, cross-project views, admin controls, and 24x7 support for product organisations.

Bitbucket Cloud and Jira Align Enhancements

Updates in Bitbucket Cloud, including Custom Merge Checks, Dynamic Pipelines, and PR Summaries, elevate CI/CD workflows and enhance developer experiences. Jira Align customers can anticipate enhanced strategy management and financial tracking capabilities, reinforcing Atlassian's commitment to enterprise agility.

Final Thoughts

Team '24's product announcements signify a transformative shift towards enhanced collaboration, streamlined workflows, and AI-driven innovation across Atlassian's suite of products. These updates empower teams to unleash their full potential, drive meaningful outcomes, and stay ahead in today's dynamic business landscape.

Contact our team to explore how these innovations can revolutionise your team's productivity and success journey.

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