Jira Cloud App Development with Atlassian Connect

Write your own Jira Cloud apps

Learn how to write your own Jira Cloud apps with Atlassian Connect and the Atlassian Connect Express (ACE) framework.

What you’ll learn

  • How Atlassian Connect apps work.
  • How to build a simple app.
  • Developing apps with Atlassian Connect Express.
  • Walk-throughs of extension points.
  • Building a System Information app.
  • Running an app in AWS.
  • Publishing on the Atlassian Marketplace.

Course Content

  • Understanding Atlassian Connect Apps –> 9 lectures • 46min.
  • APIs and Extension Points –> 16 lectures • 1hr 46min.
  • Building a Complete App –> 12 lectures • 1hr 3min.
  • The Atlassian Marketplace –> 3 lectures • 19min.
  • Roundup and Conclusions –> 1 lecture • 3min.

Jira Cloud App Development with Atlassian Connect

Requirements

  • You have heard of Jira.
  • You have fundamental understanding of writing code (this is not a coding course).
  • Some NodeJS or Javascript experience.

Learn how to write your own Jira Cloud apps with Atlassian Connect and the Atlassian Connect Express (ACE) framework.

If you are a Jira administrator or software developer who has always dreamed about making your own extensions, then this course is right for you. It will get you on the road to making your own add-ons and listing them on the Atlassian Marketplace, where you can choose to provide your add-on for free or even monetise your work.

You never know, this could be the start of your very own Atlassian App business!

After getting you set up with your development environment, this course will teach you how to write your own apps by covering all the basic concepts first and then taking you through the development of a System Information app for Jira Cloud step-by-step. And last but not least, you will learn how to run your own app in Amazon Web Services (AWS).

This course covers the following areas:-

  • Introduction to Jira apps
  • Development environment setup
  • Building a simple example app and how it all works
  • The development cycle
  • User interface formatting with AUI (Atlassian User Interface)
  • Using JavaScript and REST APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) to extract information from Jira and make changes in Jira
  • Extension points, modules and webhooks
  • Building a System Information app step-by-step
  • Running apps in Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Publishing your app on the Marketplace