I need to merge two JIRA Software cloud instances.

A sister company has a cloud instance of JIRA Software cloud that needs to be merged with a more established JIRA Software cloud instance. Is this possible? What is the best way to accomplish?

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Hey Sharon!

I was able to find this KB article that may be of use to you. From a quick scan over it, it looks like they have you set up a local JIRA instance to import projects from both JIRA Cloud instances into the local instance, and then back up to one of the cloud instances.

https://confluence.atlassian.com/jirakb/how-to-merge-two-different-jira-cloud-applications-together-779160767.html

It doesn't look like merging Cloud instances is fully supported, but based on this article it seems you're not the only person with this issue. Hope I could be of assistance!

Hi Nicolas,

Thanks for your time and the article. It is not supported, but I think this is a workable solution. I will let you know if there are any snags.

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