Migration from server/DC to cloud

Description

This page explains:

  • Migration support details for moving the app content from server to cloud

  • Differences between the server and cloud version of the app

Migration process

  • Confluence instance migration - Use the Confluence Cloud Migration Assistant app to migrate everything you need from the Confluence server instance to that of cloud. Confluence Cloud Migration Assistant explains the step-by-step procedure to migrate the required content. As mentioned in the previous section, Atlassian does this job for you in most cases.

  • Jira instance migration - Use the Jira Cloud Migration Assistant app to migrate everything you need from the Jira server instance to that of cloud. Jira Cloud Migration Assistant explains the step-by-step procedure to migrate the required content. As mentioned in the previous section, Atlassian does this job for you in most cases.

Feature support in server/DC and cloud versions of the app

Announcer for Confluence

The following table lists the feature differences between server/DC and cloud versions of the app in Confluence:

Feature

Server

Cloud

Notes

Feature

Server

Cloud

Notes

Creation of Announcements

 

Announcement Types

Full Page

Dialog

Banner

Flag

Full Page

Dialog

Flag

Banner

 

Notification Icon Configuration

Information, Warning, Error, Success, None

 

Visibility of Announcements

Confluence Spaces

Confluence Spaces

 

Automatic categorization of Active/Inactive notifications

 

Status configuration on Announcements (Enable/Disable)

 

Anonymous user visibility configuration on Announcements

 

Filtering Capabilities

By Space Category

By Space

By User Groups

By Space

By User Groups

 

Show Announcement upon every login

 

Show for new users only

 

Visibility of the Accept/Acknowledge button through Configuration

 

Customizing the button (name) text

 

Scheduling announcements

 

Content-type support

 

HTML

Markdown

Plain Text

HTML

Markdown

Plain Text

 

Action supported on Announcements

Preview

Reset acknowledgments

Edit

Delete

Acknowledgment Report

Preview

Reset acknowledgments

Edit

Delete

Acknowledgment Report

 

Remind Me Later and related settings (global configuration)

  • Enable/Disable Remind Me Later setting

  • Remind me later text

  • Mute period

  • Explanation text

 

Delegation Settings (global configuration)

 

Analytics collection setting (global configuration) - ‘Help Us Improve the Product’

 

Height setting for Dialog announcement: (global configuration)

 

Bypass full page announcement setting

(global configuration)

 

HTML Settings (global configuration)

 

Statuspage.io integration

 

Reflecting incidents from the associated statuspage.io

 

Announcer for Jira

The following table lists the feature differences between server and cloud versions of the app in Jira:

Feature

Server

Cloud

Notes

Feature

Server

Cloud

Notes

Creation of Announcements

 

Announcement Types

Full Page

Dialog

Banner

Flag

Full Page

Dialog

Flag

Banner

 

Notification Icon Configuration

Information, Warning, Error, Success, None

 

Visibility of Announcements

Jira Projects

  • Visible on Issue View screens

  • Visible on the ‘Announcer for Jira’ dashboard gadget

 

Automatic categorization of Active/Inactive notifications

 

Status configuration on Announcements (Enable/Disable)

 

Anonymous user visibility configuration on Announcements

 

Filtering Capabilities

Project Category

Project

Project Role

User Groups

Project Category

Project

Project Role

User Groups

 

Show Announcement upon every login

 

Show for new users only

 

Visibility of the Accept/Acknowledge button

 

Customizing the button (name) text

 

Scheduling announcements

 

Content-type support

 

HTML

Markdown

Plain Text

HTML

Markdown

Plain Text

 

Action supported on Announcements

Preview

Reset acknowledgments

Edit

Delete

Acknowledgment Report

Preview

Reset acknowledgments

Edit

Delete

Acknowledgment Report

 

Remind Me Later and related settings (global configuration)

  • Enable/Disable Remind Me Later setting

  • Remind me later text

  • Mute period

  • Explanation text

 

Delegation Settings (global configuration)

 

Analytics collection setting (global configuration) - ‘Help Us Improve the Product’

 

Height setting for Dialog announcement: (global configuration)

 

Bypass full page announcement setting

(global configuration)

 

HTML Settings (global configuration)

 

Statuspage.io integration

 

Reflecting incidents from the associated statuspage.io

 

Announcements visibility on the dashboard with Announcer for Jira (cloud) gadget

 

Problem reporting

If you experience any problems or behavior changes that are unexpected, please refer to the list of known issues and open a ticket with us from here.