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Use Atlassian Tools to Manage IT Costs—Not Cut Them

Many CIOs and IT leaders spent a significant portion of their 2020 budgets outfitting staff across departments with remote-friendly devices, tools and platforms due to the pandemic. Now that 2021 is well underway, it’s clear some companies will inevitably face the need to cut IT spending or reconsider investing in normally table stakes line items ranging from software license renewals to architecture upgrades. Luckily, Atlassian’s suite of tools are built to help IT leaders mitigate and manage IT-related costs. 

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How Confluence Enables OKR Management at Contegix

Many top global companies have adopted the OKR (Objectives and Key Results) methodology for setting strategic goals and tracking their outcomes.  The methodology was originally created by Intel CEO Andy Grove who taught the methodology to John Doerr, former Intel executive, legendary venture capitalist and New York Times best-selling author of “Measure What Matters,” the definitive guide to adopting and implementing OKRs. 

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How Managed Service Providers Can Help Higher Education Address the Challenges Brought On By COVID-19

From outsourcing IT services requests, to managing cloud migration, to improving security architecture, managed service providers (MSPs) offer their clients a variety of services to navigate the increasingly complex, unpredictable technological world. 

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Installing Jira: Options and Step-by-Step Instructions for Linux and Windows

Jira is your one-stop project management solution, with the ability to meet the needs of companies from small startups to global brands. For some organizations, the performance and reliability of running Jira on Atlassian’s own infrastructure — Atlassian Cloud — is enough. But for enterprises who need control over every aspect of their Jira deployment, the customizability of Atlassian Data Center — the only self-install option available with the deprecation of Atlassian Server — is a must. And that requires you to handle installing Jira yourself.

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Why Outsourcing Network Risk Assessments is Good for Business

As more companies seek “remote-first” workplaces for the long haul, IT teams are under pressure to ensure current network measures are enough to handle this long-term shift to distributed work environments. One way to check for resiliency within systems is by performing a network risk assessment—an audit of a network system and all of the devices within it. 

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How to Use Atlassian’s Confluence for Collaboration

Over the past year, remote work has become the norm, even the preferred workstyle, for most industries. After enjoying its benefits, like cost savings and increased productivity, some businesses are planning to continue running some (or all) of their operations remotely permanently. 

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Choosing a FedRAMP Hosting Provider

When it comes to cloud computing solutions for your company, there are thousands of capable service providers available to help. However, you may find yourself needing a vendor authorized to operate cloud services for all or some federal agencies – in other words, a provider who is in alignment with and meets the strict federal standards of the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP).

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Comparing Atlassian Cloud vs. Server vs. Data Center

Choosing between Atlassian Cloud and Server is a major decision. Discover the differences between them and make the right call with this helpful guide.