Slack-Jira Quick Tour

Bitband's expertise in creating top notch solutions for Jira empowers impactful yet simple Apps that require no SysOp experience and coding skills to install and operate.

The complete Slack Jira documentation is provided in these three pages:

Slack-Jira Integration Add-on allows to connect these two services and make your distributed work environment more productive, effective and rewarding.

Slack-Jira Integration Add-on is as easy as following three chapters on this page:

Add-on Setup in Three Easy Steps


These straightforward actions will deliver the Add-on to your Jira instance just in few clicks:

​1. Open Slack-Jira Integration Add-on marketplace page, navigate and click on “Try it free” button on the top right corner.

2. Choose a Jira instance to install Add-on into.

3. Click “Start free trial” and complete the installation

Confirm the Add-on selection by hitting “Start trial” again and wait for a moment for the system to add the plugin to the Instance.

Once you see the following dialog box the Add-on is all set!

Enjoy watching videos? Here is short, four minutes explanatory clip on how Slack-Jira Integration Add-on is functioning and how to adjust it. (Double click to switch it to the full screen and watch in all details.)

Slack Jira Integration add-on by Bitband

Now it’s time to setup Jira and Slack integration.

Jira and Slack Integration


Once the Add-on has been installed it’s possible to bridge Jira and Slack together.


To do this open Jira Settings and proceed to “Slack Integration” menu item.

Click on “Sign in with Slack” button to authorize the Add-on in the Slack account.

Complete the authorization steps by clicking “Allow” button on the bottom of the page.

Now you can activate and adjust notification settings.

Enabling Slack-Jira Notifications


Once the Jira Add-on has been installed it’s time to activate notifications from Jira to Slack.

To enable system-wide statuses visit Jira Settings then proceed to “Slack Integration” option.

Select “System Channels” tab and press “Create” button on the bottom right.

Fill in basic parameters:

  • “Channel name” (or choose Existing or Direct option)

  • “Channel topic”

  • Optionally invite slack users for the new channel.

Click “Create” button and you are ready to boost your Team’s productivity.

Explore all the features of Slack-Jira Integration by checking our comprehensive manuals. These guides unveils all features and related use cases for building effective workflows. Full set of documentation includes:


Bitband Team recommends get a grasp of these documents to shorten deployment time and smooth adoption.

Jira-Slack Integration Add-on provides all means necessary to make this Add-on a game changer for the Software businesses.