Upgrading Jira applications
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.
Let's get these steps out of the way to make sure you have a smooth upgrade.
Testing the upgrade
Create a replica of your Jira instance in a testing environment, so you can test the upgrade.
Preparing for the upgrade
Get Jira ready for the upgrade by running a health check, checking app compatibility, and creating backups.
Not sure which one to choose? Learn more about upgrade methods