Atlassian expands its portfolio again by acquiring Trello
In a great move for anyone looking for a simpler interface for business teams now that Trello has been acquired by Atlassian. Although this is a cloud only solution we’re guessing that this product will find its way into the Jira or Confluence offering.
There is a lot of concern that it won’t always be free but Atlassian has a low cost model and there are a lot of synergies; Hipchat afterall, is free on the cloud. We hope to see the same strategy applied to Trello.
it is important to look on the positive side of this acquisition. I believe it’s an acknowledgement that Trello has built a beautifully elegant and simple interface and that Atlassian want to capitalize on that across all their products. Furthermore it underpins Atlassian’s expansion into the business team’s space.
It will be very interesting to track the evolution of Trello and the U.I’s of all the products in the months ahead. Regardless, in the short term, this is surely the kind of investment in quality winning products that enterprise customers are looking to see.
I know that our team are really excited to add this to the formidable arsenal of Atlassian solutions for our clients teams! If you want to find out more about how Blended Perspectives can provide you with Atlassian solutions, then contactez-nous.
– – –
Blended Perspectives is Canada’s largest Atlassian Solution Partner providing Consulting, Managed Hosting, Installation, Data Migration, Performance Tuning and Certified Atlassian training. We have deep expertise in all Atlassian products with certified experts covering the full lifecycle for SDLC, Service Desk and broader business application support.
Founded in 2007 after years of experience serving clients in Canada, Europe, USA and Australia; Blended Perspectives’ mission is to enable Corporations to unleash the power of their teams and to leverage the true potential of their business via enhanced tools and processes.