Moving from Server to Data Center
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Atlassian has suitable solutions for your organization: whether you're a current Atlassian Server customer evaluating whether Data Center suits your business, or a new customer deciding between a Server or Data Center deployment.
When should I move to Data Center?
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Migrating to Data Center
If you are currently running a Server application and want to move to Data Center, this section will help guide you through the process.
Before you begin
It's important to build and follow a plan and to align your organization for moving your application to Data Center.
- The Atlassian Data Center migration plan gives some guidance on overall process, organizational preparedness, estimated time frames, and app compatibility.
- The Atlassian Data Center migration checklist also provides useful tests and checks to perform throughout the moving process.
The following guides provide product-specific information on moving your application to Data Center.
Upgrade your instance to the latest version of Jira Software and follow the steps in Migrating Jira applications to another server.
Use Bitbucket's own Data Center Migration tool to move your data to a new instance.
Follow the steps in Moving to Crowd Data Center.
If you plan to consolidate multiple individual instances into a single Data Center deployment, then see our overview of Atlassian Data Center instance consolidation.