Uploaded image for project: 'Jira Server and Data Center'
  1. Jira Server and Data Center
  2. JRASERVER-28599

Configure GreenHopper to have different number of licenses than JIRA

    XMLWordPrintable

Details

    • We collect Jira feedback from various sources, and we evaluate what we've collected when planning our product roadmap. To understand how this piece of feedback will be reviewed, see our Implementation of New Features Policy.

    Description

      NOTE: This suggestion is for JIRA Server. Using JIRA Cloud? See the corresponding suggestion.

      We have a geographically disperse development organization that consists of smaller self-contained development groups. The smaller groups have the latitude to use different development life cycle methods. For instance, one organization uses a waterfall methodology, while another uses scrum.

      Despite having these various methodologies, we wish to have a single issue tracking system because we have a single overarching CM and QA organization. While this may not seem ideal, it fits us well because we have different delivery models (some are customer oriented and necessitate a waterfall, others are product oriented and can successfully use scrum).

      Our request is to allow JIRA and GreenHopper to have different licenses counts. It's frustrating (and a waste of money) to us to have to license GreenHopper at the same level as JIRA, when only a percentage of the GreenHopper licenses will actually be used.

      It's a testament to how we like JIRA as a bug tracker that we are considering making the move to it organizationally. However, because the perception is that we are wasting money on GreenHopper licenses, it may sway our decision making otherwise (at least in the form of deciding on a scrum product).

      Attachments

        Issue Links

          Activity

            People

              Unassigned Unassigned
              583f0124d021 Tim Brown
              Votes:
              2 Vote for this issue
              Watchers:
              8 Start watching this issue

              Dates

                Created:
                Updated:
                Resolved: