Possibility to upgrade from Jira Agile 6.2 to 7.1


We have come across many issues upgrading JIRA agile 6.2 to 7.1. The question is if this migration path, to a different server (on prem) is actually supported at all.




3 answers

1 accepted

0 vote

Yes, it is supported, but if you're struggling, I'd recommend taking smaller steps - get it to Agile 6.7 first, then make the smaller jump from Agile to Software.

Thanks Nic,

I just realized we are trying to make two things, 

  1. Migrate to a new server
  2. Upgrade to later version

Would it be better for us to do it in two steps, i.e. migrate to a new server running 6.2 and then upgrade to 7.1? What do you think?


It depends on your business plans.

Moving it has the huge advantage that if something goes wrong during the plan, you can just go back to using the old system (because it's less a move than a "copy it to new place").  But if your business needs very short outages on the system, then you'll probably want to do it in several steps.


Went through 6.1.4 and it seem to work better for us.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

Badges are a great way to show off community activity, whether you’re a newbie or a Champion.

Learn more
Community showcase
Published Thursday in Confluence

Three common content challenges + how to manage them

An efficient enterprise content management system, or ECM, is a must-have for companies that create work online (cough   cough, all companies). If content calendars, marketing plans, and bu...

72 views 0 4
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you