Are you still using Atlassian Server and wondering how to migrate to Atlassian Data Center or Atlassian Cloud? We’re here to help. In this guide, we’ll walk you through what to expect, what to prepare, and how to execute your migration. Plus, if you’re not ready to migrate yet, we’ll show you how to trial apps on your server after the end of support using a Data Center license.
What to expect
Migrating from Atlassian Server to Atlassian Data Center or Atlassian Cloud requires careful planning and execution. Before starting the migration process, it’s essential to understand the benefits and limitations of each option.
What to prepare
To prepare for the migration, you need to assess your current infrastructure and data. Consider factors such as the size of your instance, the number of users, and the complexity of your environment. Ensure that your hardware and software meet the minimum requirements for the target platform.
How to execute
The migration process involves several steps, including testing and validating the migration, transferring data and configuration, and configuring the new environment. It’s essential to follow best practices for each step to minimize disruption to your users and ensure a successful migration.
Assess and migrate apps
Assessing and migrating third-party apps can be a crucial step in the migration process. Some apps may not be compatible with Atlassian Data Center or Cloud, while others may require additional configuration or installation. For more information check out this guide from Atlassian.
Not ready for migration yet? No problem
You can still trial apps on your Atlassian Server after the end of support by using a Data Center license. A warning may appear, but the license will work. This option allows you to continue using your familiar server environment while also trying out new apps and features. Reach out to us to learn more about how to use a Data Center license for your server apps.
We hope this guide has helped you understand the steps involved in migrating from Atlassian Server to Data Center or Cloud. If you have any questions or would like further assistance with your migration, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us. Our team of experts is always here to help you make the transition as smooth as possible.
Ready to migrate to Data Center or Cloud? Contact us today to schedule a consultation and get started.