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MAY
22
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New JMWE for Jira Server and Data Center v6.3 is here

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We are excited to introduce a new version of JMWE for Jira Server and Data Center. It includes several significant new features, as well as many improvements. We hope that JMWE will help you automate more of your Jira workflows.  

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APR
24
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Workflow extension cheat sheet for Jira Server and Data Center

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Jira offers several built-in conditions, validators, and post functions that help you configure workflows. However, these native tools are often not enough for automating processes using workflows. Jira Misc Workflow Extensions (JMWE) and its 40+ point-and-click post-functions, conditions, and validators, you can quickly configure thousands of sophisticated use cases. You can find all these extensions right within Jira's list of post-functions, conditions, and validators.

Check out this cheat sheet, available at innovalog.com/cheatsheet, with all of the Jira & JMWE extensions available to you.

APR
07
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Sequence of Post-functions: ensuring a predictable post-function execution order [new in Jira Cloud]

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In Jira Cloud, during a transition, all post-functions run in parallel. Often, however, you need actions to be executed in sequential order. This new post-function, Sequence of Post-functions, allows you to combine several JMWE post-functions into one sequence so that they can all run in a predefined order. For example, if you need, during a transition, to first create a new issue and then send a notification email mentioning the new issue, you need to make sure that the first post-function has finished running before starting the second one. The sequence would ensure that it runs properly.

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APR
07
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Scheduled Actions: automating post-functions outside of workflows [new in Jira Cloud]

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Schedule actions for one or more JMWE post-functions to run against issues returned by a JQL search.  


Regular workflow post-functions run on transitions, but now you can schedule JMWE post-functions to run against issues returned by a JQL search. For example, you can automatically transition any issue escalated yet not addressed for over 24 hours.

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APR
07
0

Shared Actions: reusing post-function configurations [new in Jira Cloud]

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Create shared JMWE post-functions (or sequences of post-functions) that can be reused in multiple workflow transitions. 


​In Jira Cloud, JMWE post-functions (or sequences of post-functions) can now be configured once and then added to multiple transitions across different workflows. It lets you quickly reuse (and then maintain) common configurations. For example, set multiple fields using set field value post-functions and then add them to transitions as one Shared Action, without the need to recreate them again and again. Or configure a post-function to send an email, and then reuse it in different workflows.

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FEB
27
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Jira Misc Custom Fields (JMCF) new version release

What's new in JMCF 2.2

JMCF v 2.2 is here! This version brings new features such as the new Transition Callers field type, support for Botron's Configuration Manager, and improvements that include better Duration field types, and more.

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NOV
19
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Why attend Atlassian Summit 2020

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If you are contemplating attending Atlassian Summit 2020, consider this: you will spend a few knowledge-packed days amongst the most expert professionals, all available to you to ask questions, gather ideas, and explore future opportunities. Those professionals not only include the 'Atlassians' themselves, but also many super-knowledgeable consultants and trainers, such as our friend Rachel Wright. She is an entrepreneur, Certified JIRA Administrator, and author of the JIRA Strategy Admin Workbook.

Recently, Rachel published an article on how to convince your boss to send you to the event - get a few good ideas here.

Innovalog again is a proud sponsor of this mega event and we hope to see you in Las Vegas.

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OCT
02
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Improve handling of SPAM for Jira Service Desk (JSD) Agents

Improve handling of SPAM in Jira

If you set up a Jira Service Desk email address, when a customer submits a support request by email, it is captured and becomes a new ticket (issue). These are added to your queues so that your team can focus on all your customer requests in one place. Sometimes, however, issues might not be relevant and you and you might consider it SPAM. 

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OCT
01
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How to view Issue Transitions in Jira Cloud

See Issue Transitions in Jira Cloud

In the past, the issue view in Jira Cloud has displayed a transition tab, the feature some have come to rely on for activity information essential to their business processes. For example, managers and auditors could have a clear understanding of what actions have been taken on issues, that the right people work on or approve them, and that the processes always follow the appropriate workflow.

Since then, on the new issue view this tab is no longer available and only older Jira Cloud instances still show this option. However...

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SEP
30
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The difference between the legacy Transitions tab and JMWE’s (and how to disable one)

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JMWE's new Transitions tab option gives users a precise view of transitions and if you are using this app, it is enabled by default. However, some older Jira Cloud instances might show a second "old view" Transitions tab. This is a legacy tab originally provided by Jira Suite Utilities (JSU).

To avoid confusing your users with two similar options, you might want to disable one of the tabs. But which one should you keep?

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AUG
09
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We are looking for Java and Full Stack Software Engineers

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Hello software gurus!

We are expanding our development team and are now looking to fill these positions: Java Software Engineer and Full Stack Software Engineer. 

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JUL
31
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ScriptRunner vs JMWE: Choose the best app for your needs

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ScriptRunner for Jira and Jira Misc Workflow Extensions are the two top-selling apps in Admin tools and Workflow categories for Jira Server and Data Center, with 23K+ and 16K+ installations respectively (as of July 2019). 

Adaptavist's ScriptRunner provides sophisticated scripting options for many admin functions, while JMWE lets you quickly and easily configure and extend workflows - and only workflows. Many Jira Admins actually use both JMWE and ScriptRunner, but they use them for different things. 

Here, we outline the main differences between JMWE and ScriptRunner to help you decide when to use one app versus the other. 

JUL
01
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Atlassian Solution Partners help our customers do more with Jira

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Today we're excited to reveal that we have made our featured partner directory available on our website. You can now tap into our trusted ecosystem of partners - Atlassian Solutions Partners that have a proven record providing services based on Jira and Innovalog's products. These partners can help you build best-in-class Jira productivity solutions powered by Jira Misc Workflow Extensions (JMWE) and Jira Misc Custom Fields (JMCF).
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MAY
15
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Tell us what you've built in Jira and win a NINTENDO SWITCH​ [this contest is now closed]

The Jira workflow contest is on!

We know you have ideas on how to make your Jira workflows better, and we hope Jira Misc Workflow Extensions (JMWE) and Jira Misc Custom Fields (JMCF) help you do that.  Take a few minutes [updated 6/17/2019 raffle closed] share how you use JMWE or JMCF and we'll share it with the world (we will respect anonymity if you prefer). Not sure how it would look? Just take a look at these real-life use cases already shared by other Jira superstars.

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APR
04
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Will you be at Atlassian Summit this year? Stop by and say hello.

Will you be at Atlassian Summit this year?

Join us in Las Vegas and see what's new with our products, get a one-on-one meeting with our CEO, and share your Jira experiences and feedback.

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FEB
12
0

About Jira Misc Custom Fields (JMCF)

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JAN
23
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Make work flow with Innovalog. For Jira.

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JAN
19
0

Say Hello to Innovalog’s JMCF 2.0 for Jira Server!

Introducing Jira Misc Custom Fields 2.0

We are super-thrilled to announce the release of Jira Misc Custom Fields (JMCF) 2.0 for Jira Server. Over the past eighteen months, we've seen an increase of feature requests for our free JMCF app. With this commercial release, we tried to implement as many requested features as possible. This highly popular app has been truly transformed and we hope that it helps customers improve their day-to-day Jira processes.

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JAN
05
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Innovalog proudly sponsors the Atlassian Summit 2019

Innovalog at the Atlassian Summit 2019

Going to the Atlassian Summit 2019? Come meet with the Innovalog team to see what's new with our products, to get a one-on-one meeting with our CEO, and to share your Jira experiences and feedback.

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OCT
05
0

Innovalog is Atlassian Platinum Top Vendor

Innovalog is Atlassian Platinum Top Vendor

Recently, the Atlassian team has announced their new Top Vendor Program for the Marketplace Vendors. There is a total of three levels in the Top Vendor Program, which has replaced the previous Atlassian Verified program, with the two top distinct levels, Platinum and Gold, which are awarded based on annual sales. We at Innovalog are extremely excited to be recognized as one of 14 Platinum Top Vendors for 2018-2019.

We carry this recognition with pride and promise to uphold and surpass the required standards for support and quality of our products and for millions of users that run their processes powered by our workflow and productivity apps.

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