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Is it possible to create a custom notification for the number of newly created issues passing a set quantity threshold?

Frequently have a variety of escalations that create issues in Jira. They are differentiated by labels. I am wondering if it is possible to create an alert or notification if the number of specific issues created in a 24 hr period exceeds a certain threshold. 

For example: say i have 30 new issues created with the label "bad_data" in a single day. I want to be alerted when the number of new issues with this label surpasses 20 new issues. I would want a notification or alert at this point. Is this possible?

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Allie,

Do achieve it you can use Workflow PowerBox and it's Number of Related Issues (links, subtasks or JQL based) condition. If you add it to an automatically executed transition (with auto="true" in your workflow definition). It will send you alert when issue is created.

There is also possibility to use Jelly script. It's free but I think it has been discontinued in JIRA 6.4 and requires some XML knowledge (https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRA063/Jelly+Tags).

Alternatively, you can:

  • Use the JIRA Subscription which will send data based on the JQL you like 
  • Create a post-function send custom email with a condition on what you like

Based on your requirements, you can use option# 2

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