Atlassian Data Center Implementation

Following the purchase and implementation of Atlassian Data Center in March of 2023, the Atlassian project team is working to implement all features available in the new Data Center version. Project resources, timeline, features, and more can be found on this project website.

Project Resources

Note: This resource requires a WSU account to access.


Jira and Confluence Data Center Upgraded Features

With the upgrade to Data Center, WSU gained several useful features. Some of these features are currently available, while others can be expected soon. Please see the chart below for more information. If you have questions about these new features, please contact

Comments reactions

Express interest, provide feedback, or speed up the approval process in the issue by adding reactions to comments posted in issues. This feature is available for Jira Projects (not currently available for service desk tickets).


Agreed this is going to be a major win.

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Automation for Jira

Increase productivity by automating processes and workflows within your projects and service desk. This tool is available to service desk and project administrators.

More about Automation for Jira
Advanced Roadmaps

Plan and track work strategically across multiple teams and projects. Plan based on capacity, track dependencies, manage competing priorities, and explore alternative scenarios.

More about Advanced Roadmaps
Single sign-on

Log in to Atlassian software via Okta authentication.
Mobile app

Available for iOS or Android.
More about Jira Mobile application

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Jira and
Confluence for iOS
Jira and
Confluence for Android
Data cleanup

Improve indexing time with increased deletion and archival options for old projects, closed issues, custom fields, and unused workflows.
February 2024

Jira Software will be run on multiple nodes allowing for redundancy.
February 2024
Zero-downtime upgrades

Clustering will allow for uninterrupted access during upgrades, removing the need for Jira and Confluence to be unavailable on Friday nights.
February 2024
Custom field optimizer

Scan and manage custom fields easily to optimize your Jira Software instance's performance.
February 2024 (Dependent on Governance Committee decision)