Getting started with jira

Start a local JIRA instance

The easiest way to run a local JIRA instance, is to install the SDK and run


For further details see

Please note that this runs a local test instance and is not meant for production.

Installation Guide

There’s an installation guide for running a JIRA Server under Windows or Linux / Mac ( see Installing JIRA applications)

For local testing there’s an SDK, which starts a JIRA test instance and can be used to develop JIRA Plugins (see Set up the Atlassian Plugin SDK and Build a Project)