You can register a JIRA server endpoint to generate and update JIRA tasks or issues from a release pipeline.

About this task

You can create a JIRA task or issue using a pipeline task.You update the assignee, change the status of the issue, and add comments to the issue.

Prerequisites

  • Verify that the JIRA server version is 6.3 or later.

Procedure

  1. Select Code Stream > Endpoints.
  2. Click Add.
  3. Select JIRA from the Endpoint Type drop-down menu.
  4. Enter a JIRA server endpoint name and an applicable description.

    For example, in the description section you can add the release pipeline name that uses this JIRA server endpoint.

  5. Enter the JIRA server configuration details.

    Option

    Description

    JIRA Endpoint URL

    Enter the host URL as protocol://host:port.

    User Credentials

    User name and password for the JIRA server.

  6. When the endpoint is created, you can select Offline Creation to require a validation and certificate acceptance.

    The offline creation allows you to create the endpoint when the server is not accessible. You can accept the default setting, or select Yes to enable this configuration.

  7. Click Save.

What to do next

To use this endpoint in the release pipeline, you must create a test task. See the Using vRealize Code Stream guide.