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Atlassian is an Australian enterprise software company that develops products geared towards software developers and project managers. It is best known for its issue tracking application, JIRA, and its team collaboration product, Confluence. Atlassian serves over 35,000 customers globally, and its clients include Audi, NASA, Twitter, Infor, Cisco, and Kodak.

Atlassian is headquartered in Sydney, Australia. It also has offices in Amsterdam and San Francisco. As of April 2014, the company has over 800 employees. On Valentine's Day of 2014, Atlassian president Jay Simons announced the opening of an Austin office that will eventually employ 600 people.

Atlassian was founded in 2002 by Mike Cannon-Brookes and Scott Farquhar. The pair met while studying at the University of New South Wales in Sydney. They bootstrapped the company for several years, financing the startup with a $10,000 credit card debt. In July 2010, Atlassian raised $60 million in venture capital from Accel Partners.

In 2006, Cannon-Brookes and Farquhar were named Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneurs of the Year. The two also maintain an 87% GlassDoor rating.

In March 2011, the company raised $1 million for the charity Room to Read from sales of its $10 “Starter” licenses.


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