Migrating Connector for Salesforce & Jira server to cloud

In this page:

This page outlines the steps to migrate your Connector for Salesforce & Jira (Server/ Data Center) to Cloud.

Quick reference on moving from Jira server to Jira cloud



At the end of this guide, you will have:

  • Completed a review of pre-requisites.

  • Planned out your migration

  • Run the   Jira Cloud Migration Assistant  (JCMA) to choose the projects and other data that you want to migrate.

  • Import data and settings into the Jira Cloud site

Current Product Version

Platform

Target Product Version

Platform

Available App Migration Path

License Migration

Notes/Consideration

Current Product Version

Platform

Target Product Version

Platform

Available App Migration Path

License Migration

Notes/Consideration

Connector for Salesforce & Jira

Server

Connector for Salesforce & Jira

Cloud

Migrating from Connector for Salesforce & Jira server to cloud

Needed

  • Understand the feature differences between the connector for Jira Server and Jira Cloud.

  • Allocate time for a test migration to understand the steps required to migrate data and complete re-configuration.

  • This guide assumes you have successfully migrated your Jira Server data into Jira Cloud, per Atlassian's instructions.



Prework

Before you start, consider the following:

Guide

At the end of this guide, you will have:

  • Completed a review of pre-requisites.

  • Completed at least one round of navigating to "Migration Hub" then clicking "Get Started" at least once.

  • Run the Jira Cloud Migration Assistant.

Step 1 - Plan out your migration (CFSJ)

General overview:

  • You have completed all necessary pre-requisites.

  • You have set aside a maintenance window for your server instance as best practice.

  • Understand and set aside a specific timeline to conclude all your steps based on the steps you have run.

Step 2 - Prepare your Jira Server migration data (CFSJ)

General overview:

Step 3 - Import data and settings into the Jira Cloud site (CFSJ)

General overview:

  • You will start the core migration steps by navigating to the "Migration Hub" then starting the Connector migration.

  • You will do a test of a new project issue connection to Salesforce and also try to create a new issue on any existing project.




Next Steps: 

To return to the migration hub, click here.