Scaling Jira

Scaling Jira


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Learn about the most common factors that can affect your Jira instance as it grows, so you can solve immediate problems and plan proactively for future growth.

All applications have bottlenecks in how they operate, and the bottlenecks often restrict how the application can grow. Understanding the most common ones will help a JIRA administrator to solve immediate problems and also plan for future growth of their JIRA instances.

This Skill Builder will be useful for both Jira Server Administrators and Jira Cloud administrators; some topics are specific to Jira Server. The material and homework does not require system access to your JIRA instance.


Jira Administrators, System Administrators


Introduction – What is scaling?

Why scale?

Scaling Jira - Single Instance

  • Jira sizing guide
  • Jira data
  • Configuration
  • User management
  • Deployment environment
  • Monitoring and Maintenance
  • Queries and boards
  • Scaling apps
  • Troubleshooting performance issues

Scaling Jira - Multiple Instances (Federated)

  • What are multiple instances?
  • Why federate?
  • Federation features
  • Federation Administration

Scaling Jira - Data Center

  • Introduction to Jira Data Center
  • Networking


65 minutes