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Why Atlassian Software is perfect for start-ups?

A start-up is a company designed to grow fast. Very often, this growth is attained at the expense of organised project management. Whilst this does help achieve initial results, this technical debt will inevitably lead to a slowdown as the company continues to grow. Software that was once ideal for a small team of 5-10 people is no longer sufficient for 20, and resources have to be spent on implementing a new software solution to cater for the needs of the growing business. The costs associated with high end software solutions at the start of a business can at times be hard to justify.

Atlassian’s aim is to accompany businesses “from incubator to IPO”. Atlassian’s products are used by 85% of all Fortune 500 companies (

In order to achieve their goal of accompanying businesses from the very start, Atlassian have offered three of their most popular software solutions for free… If your company is a start-up with up to 10 users, the cloud version of Jira Software, Jira Service Desk and Confluence, are free. Having the ability to obtain a world-class software suite in the initial stages of a company’s life could not only help accelerate its growth, but also ensure that when the time is right to grow the business, the software can grow just as fast.


Jira is a family of products built to help all types of teams manage their work. Jira offers several products and deployment options that are purpose-built for Software, IT, Business, Ops teams, and more. Products and apps built on top of the Jira platform help teams plan, assign, track, report and manage work.

Jira Software, Jira Service Desk and Confluence - Each product comes with built-in templates for different use cases and integrates seamlessly, so teams across organizations can work better together.


  • Generate user stories and issues, plan sprints, and distribute tasks.

  • Prioritize and discuss your team’s work in full context with comprehensive visibility.

Jira Software

Scrum boards

Teams can stay focused on delivering value, as fast as possible, with customizable sc

rum boards.

Kanban boards

Flexible kanban boards give full visibility into what’s next so you can continuously deliver maximum output in a timely manner.


Sketch out the big picture, communicate plans with stakeholders, and ensure your roadmap connects to your team's work - all in a few clicks in Jira Software Cloud.

Jira Service Desk

Deliver exceptional service

Provide service and support without the cost and complexity of traditional ITSM solutions. Spin up new services with Jira Service Desk’s intuitive, codeless setup and configuration.

Shape your processes to match the way you work

Start with ITIL best practices out-of-the-box and easily adapt your service management processes to match the way your organisation works. Tailor service delivery to your organization’s specific needs.


More than just text

Create anything from meeting notes and product requirements to marketing plans and HR policies. Start with a blank page or a customizable template and add some personality with images, videos, and gifs to make your work come to life.

Keep work organized

Comprehensive document management system to organise work by grouping related pages together in a dedicated space. Setting permissions also enables users to see pages that are relevant to them with powerful search and structured page trees make sure content is always easy to find and within reach.

Feedback in context

Speed up the review process and move work forward. Jointly edit pages, give and get feedback via inline and page comments, @mention a team member you need help from, and get more visibility into the decisions your team makes.


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