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Bitbucket

One place to plan projects, collaborate on code, test and deploy, all with free private repositories
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What is Bitbucket?

Bitbucket gives teams one place to plan projects, collaborate on code, test and deploy, all with free private Git repositories. Teams choose Bitbucket because it has a superior Jira integration, built-in CI/CD, & is free for up to 5 users.
Bitbucket is a tool in the Code Collaboration & Version Control category of a tech stack.

Who uses Bitbucket?

Companies
2913 companies reportedly use Bitbucket in their tech stacks, including CRED, Stack, and Accenture.

Developers
27538 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Bitbucket.

Bitbucket Integrations

Git, Docker, Slack, npm, and Jira are some of the popular tools that integrate with Bitbucket. Here's a list of all 198 tools that integrate with Bitbucket.
Pros of Bitbucket
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Free private repos
398
Simple setup
347
Nice ui and tools
341
Unlimited private repositories
240
Affordable git hosting
123
Integrates with many apis and services
119
Reliable uptime
86
Nice gui
84
Pull requests and code reviews
58
Very customisable
16
Mercurial repositories
14
SourceTree integration
11
JIRA integration
10
Track every commit to an issue in JIRA
8
Best free alternative to Github
8
Deployment hooks
7
Automatically share repositories with all your teammates
7
Compatible with Mac and Windows
6
Source Code Insight
5
Price
5
Login with Google
5
Create a wiki
5
Approve pull request button
4
Customizable pipelines
4
#2 Atlassian Product after JIRA
3
Continuous Integration and Delivery
3
Unlimited Private Repos at no cost
3
Also supports Mercurial
2
Teamcity
2
Mercurial Support
2
IAM
2
Issues tracker
2
Open source friendly
2
Multilingual interface
2
Academic license program
2
IAM integration
0
Free Private Repositories
Decisions about Bitbucket

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Bitbucket in their tech stack.

Francis Rodrigues
FullStack JavaScript Developer at PanelADM | 1 upvote 路 18.8K views
Shared insights
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Confluence
Bitbucket

Confluence is content collaboration software that changes how modern teams work. I'm pretty comfortable using Bitbucket services.

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Hi, I need advice. In my project, we are using Bitbucket hosted on-prem, Jenkins, and Jira. Also, we have restrictions not to use any plugins for code review, code quality, code security, etc., with bitbucket. Now we want to migrate to AWS CodeCommit, which would mean that we can use, let's say, Amazon CodeGuru for code reviews and move to AWS CodeBuild and AWS CodePipeline for build automation in the future rather than using Jenkins.

Now I want advice on below.

  1. Is it a good idea to migrate from Bitbucket to AWS Codecommit?
  2. If we want to integrate Jira with AWS Codecommit, then how can we do this? If a developer makes any changes in Jira, then a build should be triggered automatically in AWS and create a Jira ticket if the build fails. So, how can we achieve this?
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Eric Seibert
DevOps at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia | 6 upvotes 路 99.8K views

We are using a Bitbucket server, and due to migration efforts and new Atlassian community license changes, we need to move to a new self-hosted solution. The new data-center license for Atlassian, available in February, will be community provisioned (free). Along with that community license, other technologies will be coming with it (Crucible, Confluence, and Jira). Is there value in a paid-for license to get the GitHub Enterprise? Are the tools that come with it worth the cost?

I know it is about $20 per 10 seats, and we have about 300 users. Have other convertees to Microsoft's tools found it easy to do a migration? Is the toolset that much more beneficial to the free suite that one can get from Atlassian?

So far, free seems to be the winner, and the familiarization with Atlassian implementation and maintenance is understood. Going to GitHub, are there any distinct challenges to be found or any perks to be attained?

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Shared insights
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Bitbucket
ClickUp
Jira

We are starting to develop a new product, and we need to decide between Jira and ClickUp as our project and product management tool. We are using Bitbucket for the repository, and we know it is from Atlassian, so it prompts the question, which one to choose.

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Shared insights
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Bitbucket
Jira
GitLab

We use self-hosted GitLab, and we like CI/CD, but the integration with Jira related to automation doesn't work well. We are thinking about Bitbucket as it integrates very well with Jira.

Does anyone use Bitbucket with Jira? Work well?

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Blog Posts

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Bitbucket's Features

  • Unlimited private repositories, charged per user
  • Best-in-class Jira integration
  • Built-in CI/CD
  • Deployment visibility
  • Embedded Trello boards
  • Command Instructions
  • Source Browser
  • Git Powered Wikis
  • Integrated Issue Tracking
  • Code reviews with inline comments
  • Compare View
  • Newsfeed
  • Followers
  • Developer Profiles
  • Autocompletion for @username mentions
  • Support for Mercurial

Bitbucket Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Bitbucket?
GitHub
GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over three million people use GitHub to build amazing things together.
GitLab
GitLab offers git repository management, code reviews, issue tracking, activity feeds and wikis. Enterprises install GitLab on-premise and connect it with LDAP and Active Directory servers for secure authentication and authorization. A single GitLab server can handle more than 25,000 users but it is also possible to create a high availability setup with multiple active servers.
Git
Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.
Atlassian Stash
It is a centralized solution to manage Git repositories behind the firewall. Streamlined for small agile teams, powerful enough for large organizations.
Crucible
It is a Web-based application primarily aimed at enterprise, and certain features that enable peer review of a code base may be considered enterprise social software.
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