Jira Changes Installation Instructions

How to Integrate Jira Changes with BigPanda

Create an App Key

First create an App Key. You'll need a separate App Key for each integrated system.

Create a BigPanda API Key

1. Follow these instructions on generating an API Key

2. Note the API Key for use later in the setup

Install & Configure the BigPanda App

1. In your Jira instance, navigate to Jira Settings > Apps > Find new apps

2. Search for and install BigPanda App

3. Go to Jira Settings > Apps > Manage apps

4. Select the BigPanda App and click on Configure

5. Fill in the API Key and App Key fields with the following values:

NameValue
API KeyAPI Key Created Earlier
App Key$YOUR_APP_KEY

Advanced Configuration

The default configuration uses a fixed set of Jira fields for creating a change in BigPanda. Generally you will want to customize which Jira fields are used when creating change records in BigPanda.

The additional fields on the configuration page can be updated to reflect your unique environment needs.

Please see the Jira Changes public documentation for more information on these additional fields and how they are used.