It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

What are the main differences between JIRA Cloud and Jira On Premise?

Bryan Trummer Community Leader Apr 07, 2015

I currently have JIRA On Premise but have been thinking about migrating if this is possible to JIRA Cloud. What are the main differences I know obviously no need for server work etc. But are we able to edit our workflows like we have today? Also, the main add ons we use are ScriptRunner, subVersion plug in, and Agile. Are these still functional with Cloud? Any ideas on how the migration process goes?

2 answers

1 accepted

0 votes
Answer accepted
Jobin Kuruvilla [Go2Group] Community Leader Apr 07, 2015

You will get most of the standard functionality, like configuring workflows but not all (Advanced settings for example).

You will also miss plugins like Scriptrunner on Cloud.

See https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/Cloud/Restricted+Functions+in+Cloud+Applications for a more detailed documentation.

Bryan Trummer Community Leader Apr 07, 2015

Thanks this is very helpful!

Hilal H Muhammed Jul 10, 2017

I know it is an old thread, but in case any one stumble across this - we do have script runner available for cloud now.

Like # people like this
2 votes
Paulo Hennig Atlassian Team Apr 07, 2015

Hello Bryan,

Since the OnDemand JIRA version is always one minor version ahead of the standalone client, you do need to be on the latest standalone version before migrating in order for it to work (same same way you need to be on the latest standalone version to do the reverse process). If you are planning on doing this on your production instance, beware that there is no process to downgrade JIRA, so make sure to backup all your data beforehand.

This KB will help you migrate your JIRA Server to Cloud and clarify your doubts.

You will have to check all your plugins to see if it's supported by the JIRA Cloud, for example, Scriptrunner won't run on JIRA Cloud.

 

The difference between then, you can check it here.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
This widget could not be displayed.
This widget could not be displayed.
Community showcase
Published in Next-gen

Introducing subtasks for breaking down work in next-gen projects

Teams break work down in order to help simplify complex tasks. This is often done iteratively, with tasks being broken down into smaller tasks and so on until the work is accurately captured in well-...

12,629 views 63 59
Read article

Community Events

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

Find an event

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

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you