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license for testing environment

I have a question about licensing. We have a license for Jira and confluence for 500 users. I need to test upgrade of software on test environment. Can I use the same license for testing, or do I need to purchase evaluation one?


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No, you should not use the same licence, that's for production

You don't need a second licence for testing though - go to your atlassian licences on my.atlassian and look for the licence keys to the right. Under there, there is a link to "developer licence" - use that for testing!

Hi Nic - Thank you for the response. I am also experiencing the same issue as the OP.

we have basic JIRA license for 10 people and I would like to have test environment before I introduce plugins and stuff like that to PRD environment.

I don't see developers license next to my licenses.  We are planning to upgrade to 25 licenses soon. do you know If I will have access to developer license at that time?

Thank you


Developer licences are not available for 10 users.

Nic - we are upgrading to 25 user license soon. Do you know if I get developers license at that time with 25 users?


You should do, from memory, it's only starter and non-commercial licencees who don't get them, but I can't actually find a doc that gives me that 25 any more!

Thank you Nic,.

thanks a lot !

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