Upgrading Jira applications (Beta)
Reasons to upgrade
A new version means new features, better performance, and continued support to name just a few. Here you can read more about the benefits of upgrading.
Not sure what steps an upgrade involves, or maybe did it a thousand times and just need a quick cheat sheet? Grab this handy checklist for an overview of all steps.
Testing the upgrade
Before you go rushing off to upgrade the production, create a replica of your Jira instance in a testing environment, and test the upgrade.
Preparing for the upgrade
Get ready for the upgrade by reviewing the upgrade notes, running the health checks, and creating backups. This is a mandatory step!
Choosing the upgrade method
Not sure which one to choose? Learn more about upgrade methods
Upgrading is a complex decision, so let us help you get some questions answered.