Atlassian’s collaboration tools Jira and Confluence are one of the most popular tools for managing software projects and group knowledge. Learn how to get access to these great tools for free.
For the longest time, Atlassian charged 10$ per month per application in their “Standard” tier. While this is basically nothing for an established company, it is still discouraging for start ups and non-profits since it sums up to a bill of 240$ per year for the popular combination Jira + Confluence.
However, Atlassian changed their strategy. Appearently, they are no longer interested in startups getting hooked on free alternatives. There is now a “Free” tier for up to 10 users with a slightly reduced feature set available for both Jira and Confluence: