Git Integration for Jira Cloud Documentation

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Feature matrix of Git Integration for Jira Cloud

See also Feature Comparison for information on features and differences between Git Integration for Server/Data Center versus Git Integration for Jira Cloud.

The Git Integration for Jira Cloud app offers a variety of integration options and features. The below matrix explains which features are offered when using a specific type of integration. For any questions, contact BigBrassBand Support.

Git service integrations

[Classic full feature integrations]

Single git repository integrations

[Limited feature connect]

Webhook indexing integrations

[Limited feature connect]

Works with git servers behind firewall (blue star) (blue star) (blue star)
View commits, branches, pull/merge requests in Jira (blue star) (blue star) Commits and branches

(blue star) Pull/merge requests

(blue star)
Pull / Merge Request Reviewers and Approvals Shown in Jira (blue star) (blue star) Pull/merge requests (blue star) GitHub

(blue star) Azure DevOps, VSTS, TFS

(blue star) GitLab

View git tags in Jira (blue star) (blue star) COMING SOON
Support for Automation for Jira + Smart Commits (blue star) (blue star) (blue star)
Repository Browser (blue star) (blue star) (blue star)
Create branches and pull requests in Jira (blue star) (blue star) (blue star)
Support for large # of commits in git pushes
GitHub (blue star) (blue star) (blue star)
GitLab (blue star) (blue star) (blue star) Max of 20 commits per push
Azure DevOps, VSTS, TFS (blue star) (blue star) (blue star) Max of 25 commits per push
AWS CodeCommit (blue star) (blue star) COMING SOON
BitBucket (blue star) (blue star) COMING SOON
Gerrit (blue star) (blue star) COMING SOON
Indexing full repository history (blue star) (blue star) (blue star)
View source code in Jira (blue star) (blue star) (blue star)
Easily connect many repositories (blue star) (blue star) Each repository must be configured by a Jira administrator (blue star) Webhook indexing can be configured at organization / server / group level.
Authentication HTTPS, HTTP, OAuth (, Azure DevOps and VSTS) HTTPS, HTTP, SSH Secret protected URL
Connect any git repository (blue star) Classic integrations currently include: GitHub, GitLab, Bitbucket, AWS CodeCommit, Azure DevOps, VSTS, TFS and Gerrit. (blue star) (blue star) Webhook indexing currently supports: GitHub, GitLab, Azure DevOps, VSTS, and TFS.
Indexing triggers (blue star) (blue star) (blue star) Indexing triggers are not necessary.

For more information about the different types of integrations:

Classic Indexing Explainer

Webhook Indexing Explainer

Setting up integrations

If you have questions or need additional support – contact BigBrassBand Support.

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