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Comala Canvas

by Comalatech for Confluence Server 4.3 - 5.8.10 and more versions
Versions available for Confluence Server 4.0 - 4.3
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    Visualize your Confluence pages, projects and tasks through Comala Canvas boards and lists

    Visualize Your Content into Boards

    Insert Agile & Business Frameworks

    Organize Your Pages Through Lists

    Work with boards to brainstorm your idea's into cards, add details to pages.

    Select boards including Project Retrospective, Product Roadmap and SWOT Analysis.

    Categorize, manage and review your Confluence pages and labels through lists.

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    by Juan Marin on 2015-03-09
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    by Kent Morrison on 2015-01-13
    This is THE add-on I have wanted. I use the canvas boards for project planning, data center management, and product road mapping. It has also increased our adoption and use of Confluence across the company.
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    by Justen Stepka on 2014-09-22
    I love this plugin -- used it in the past with an on-prem installation. My new company has gone ondemand and it's sad I can't use this.
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    Vendor response

    Hi Justen, great to hear you enjoyed using Comala Canvas on Confluence Server. We do have a Canvas for Confluence ondemand add-on. Please check out https://marketplace.atlassian.com/plugins/com.comalatech.canvas and let us know how you go via support@comalatech.com - Cheers Ulrich
    by Paul LaBarbera on 2014-07-22
    Ad Hoc Boards have been an essential component of my company's Confluence workflow. We've used them from task lists to project analysis. Also, their support is top notch. Ulrich has constantly been available to assist with any of my requests. Absolutely highly recommended plug-in.
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    by License on 2014-01-23
    This could have been great if there was more options than a "card" or a page-link as entities to add within a container. For example if I was able to customize such an entity as a table I could display that there was a confluence-page for it but aslo a jira-task, perhaps some status as well, along with a small note maybe - or wathever my need is. Simple is often good, but not always. Otherwise is seems good.
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    More details

    Visually create and manage your pages, projects and tasks through Comala Canvas boards and lists.

    Get visual fast, and take your ideas from concept to delivery in a flash.

    • Brainstorm your ideas into cards, add the details to pages
    • Insert a SWOT Analysis, KANBAN or Product Experience board
    • Manage your teams tasks and projects with task boards
    • Categorize, manage and review pages and labels with lists
    • Build page requirements, manage labels and apply checklists

    Use Comala Canvas for:

    Brainstorming, Planning, Strategic Development, Project Management, Agile Development.

    Comala Canvas is the winner of the 2012 Atlassian Marketplace Add-on Innovation Award

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    How does add-on pricing work?

    Just like your Atlassian host application, there are two pricing models for add-ons. Pick the model that matches your Atlassian product, and the same rules apply:

    Server pricing

    • Products and add-ons are hosted on your servers.
    • Licenses last forever and include 12 months of maintenance (support and version updates).
    • You can renew maintenance after 12 months at 50% of the current purchase price.
    • You can upgrade the tier of your host product and add-on licenses at any time. Upgrade prices are calculated based on Atlassian's formula (view example).

    Cloud pricing

    • Products and add-ons are hosted by Atlassian.
    • You are eligible for support and automatic version updates as long as your subscription is active.
    • Your subscription automatically renews every month. Annual pricing is also available.
    • Your pricing tier for host products and add-ons is automatically upgraded (as necessary) when you add users to your instance.

    Price changes

    • If add-on pricing changes after your initial purchase, there's a 60-day grandfathering period during which you can renew based on the old pricing.
    How do I determine my pricing tier?

    Choose the same user tier you pay for in the Atlassian host application. For example, if you have a JIRA Server license for 25 users, you should purchase this tier. Even if fewer users want to use the add-on than your host application license, the two licenses should match exactly.

    Do you offer academic, community, or open-source licenses?

    Add-on purchase and renewal is half-price if you have an academic license for your Atlassian host application.

    Add-ons are always free for community and open-source licenses.

    For more details about qualifying for special licenses, see here.

    Can I extend my free trial?

    You can extend your Server add-on trial up to 5 times - in other words, for up to six months. Extend your trial by generating a new evaluation license key from Atlassian Marketplace. Click Free Trial and you'll be directed to generate a license at MyAtlassian. Paste this license key into the add-on listing in UPM from your Atlassian host application, and you're all set.

    You cannot extend your Cloud free evaluation period. All Cloud add-ons are immediately subscribed by a user, and we provide a free evaluation of period. This is a minimum of 30 days and ends on the second billing cycle after you first subscribe to the add-on.

    How can I buy add-ons for my legacy JIRA or Confluence license?

    If you own a legacy JIRA Unlimited (100+ users) or Confluence Unlimited (2000+ users) license purchased in 2012 or earlier, legacy add-on pricing is no longer available. You have two options for add-on purchasing:

    • Purchase the add-on at the non-legacy Unlimited (10000+ users) tier.
    • Renew your JIRA or Confluence license at a non-legacy tier, then purchase the add-on at the same tier.

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    Release notes

    Version 1.7.7 Confluence Server 4.3 - 5.8.10 Released 2015-06-29


    Bug fix release; Fix help links and feedback functionality


    Comala Canvas 1.7.7 is a bug fix release.

    • Fix help links and feedback functionality.


    1. Log into your Confluence instance as an admin.
    2. Click the admin dropdown and choose Atlassian Marketplace. The Manage add-ons screen loads.
    3. Click Find new add-ons from the left-hand side of the page.
    4. Locate Comala Canvas via search. The appropriate add-on version appears in the search results.
    5. Click Try free to begin a new trial or Buy now to purchase a license for Comala Canvas. You're prompted to log into MyAtlassian. Comala Canvas begins to download.
    6. Enter your information and click Generate license when redirected to MyAtlassian.
    7. Click Apply license. If you're using an older version of UPM, you can copy and paste the license into your Confluence instance.

    To find older Comala Canvas versions compatible with your instance, you can look through our version history page.

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