Jira installation - app and web server

Dear Team

can you please help with details as my new to JIRA installation..

Im looking for details to understand:

1. the use of web server and application server configurations needed for a JIRA installation on Unix Box.

2. What is the way to set up JIRA with web and application server

3. how to come up with hardware and db / web server sizing needs based on user count of say 300.

your immediate details would be of great help..

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can anyone provide some information on how JIRA installation can be performed on application server and web server. Also what is the advantage of performing the installations in 2 servers (Application Server & Web Server).

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I don't think you got an answer to this earlier because there are a lot of incorrect suppositions in the question.

You do not need a web server to run JIRA.  A lot of us put it behind a proxying web-server for various reasons, but you don't need one.

It comes bundled with an application server already (you can use a different one, but it's a monumental pain, so don't do it)

For the installation, see https://confluence.atlassian.com/adminjiraserver073/installing-jira-applications-on-linux-861253030.html

For the sizing, see https://confluence.atlassian.com/adminjiraserver073/jira-applications-installation-requirements-861253014.html

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