Minimize downtime with Read-Only Mode for Confluence Data Center

At Atlassian, we know work can’t stop for maintenance windows. For many organizations, it can be difficult for admins to find time for planned maintenance. After all, downtime on mission-critical applications can affect productivity and team output. To minimize planned downtime in Jira Software and Jira Service Desk Data Center, we introduced zero downtime upgrades – admins can shut down and … Read more

Securing your Atlassian applications with Apache using SSL

This page explains how to configure HTTPS (HTTP over SSL) when using Apache as a reverse proxy. You should consider doing this to ensure usernames, passwords and other proprietary data are encrypted when accessing your applications over the internet. The instructions on this page apply to the following Atlassian server applications: JIRA server applications (JIRA Software Server, … Read more