Documents to help you prepare to migrate your Atlassian Server or Data Center products.
This option lets you migrate all data at once, without having to select specific items. You can migrate all projects, users and groups, customers, and apps using this option.
Before you begin
Complete these steps:
Check what can be migrated with this option. Learn more
Update the assistant and allowlist required IPs and domains. Learn more
Complete the pre-migration checklist to prepare your environment. Learn more
Pre-migrate users, groups, and attachments to reduce downtime. Learn more
Make sure your Jira database user only has permissions and access to Jira schemas. Learn more
This option requires an empty cloud site. You can:
To migrate, you need to be a system admin in the source instance, and organization admin in the destination cloud site.
Good to know:
If you have Jira Align connected to your Jira instance, you need to complete additional steps before you migrate. Learn more
This option doesn’t support merging duplicated users (an automatic fix from ‘Assess and prepare users’). Learn more
This option requires that you use REST API when updating links to Jira issues or Confluence pages after the migration. Updating links directly from admin.atlassian.com isn’t supported. Learn more
Create a migration plan and connect to your cloud site
To create a migration plan:
Open the Jira Cloud Migration Assistant.
Select Create new migration.
On the Connect to your cloud site screen, provide the following data:
4. On the Migration options screen, select Migrate all data at once.
Once you’re done, check for errors in your migration. Learn how to check for errors in your migration
More information and support
We have a number of channels available to help you with your migration.
For more migration planning information and FAQs, visit the Atlassian Cloud Migration Center.
Have a technical issue or need more support with strategy and best practices? Get in touch.
Looking for peer advice? Ask the Atlassian Community.
Want expert guidance? Work with an Atlassian Partner.
Support for Atlassian Server products ends in February, 2024. Learn more about the Server end of support timeline.