Release Notes: This release features improvements with LDAP and Crowd directories, including synchronization performance, and changes to automatic group membership and user creation. Additional directory types are included when connecting to an internal directory with LDAP authentication.
Release Notes: The ability to search status history using JQL, plus new Quick Search commands and JQL functions. Native support for LDAP and Active Directory, including nested groups. Share JIRA users and groups with other applications like Confluence and other JIRA instances. New Application Links establish bi-directional trusted connections between all Atlassian applications. Confluence App Links allow you to insert and create JIRA issues directly from the Confluence editor. A free workflow designer, a new Plugin Manager, in-place database upgrades, gadget subscriptions, REST API improvements, and more.