I am using jira for reporting , and i have integrated confluence as well, but i am not sure how can confluence help me or in other words what does confluence provides me thats either not in jira or better than in jira.
Confluence is a completely different application that serves a different purpose.
confluence is a wiki while Jira is an issue tracking application. The two work well together. Confluence is often used to provide context for projects while the detailed tasks are tracked in Jira.
there is a great deal more to understand about the applications but this is well documented and presented at the Atlassian website and would encourage you to visit there.
Welcome to Confluence!
Conceptually: Jira is your task management area. Jira issues are things that need to be done, and Jira helps you manage these.
Confluence is the place for all the background information that helps your team do these tasks. Like:
Hope these examples help to illustrate the idea,
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