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Install Golive

In this article, you'll find a step-by-step guide on how to install Golive Server/Data Center.


Before you begin, ensure you have the following:

Installing from Jira Plugin Manager (UPM)

  1. Log in to your Jira instance as an admin.

  2. Click the gear icon at the top-right corner to open the Jira Administration menu.

  3. From the drop-down menu, choose Manage apps (or Add-ons).

  4. Click Find new apps on the left menu.

  5. Use the search bar to find Golive | Environment Management Hub.

  6. Click Free trial to start your trial or Buy now to purchase a Golive license. You'll be prompted to log into MyAtlassian, and Golive download will start.

  7. Enter your information and click Generate license when redirected to MyAtlassian.

  8. Click Apply license.


If you're using an older version of the Universal Plugin Manager, you can copy-paste the license directly into your Jira instance.

Manually Uploading from the Marketplace

If your Jira instance does not have access to Internet or to the Atlassian Marketplace (corporate firewall), you’ll have to download the app manually from the Golive Marketplace Listing and upload it manually. Follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Golive Marketplace Listing Version History.

  2. Download the latest version compatible with your Jira instance (Server or Data Center).er).

  3. In your Jira instance, click the gear icon at the top-right corner to open the Jira Administration menu.

  4. From the drop-down menu, choose Manage apps (or Add-ons).

  5. Click Upload app (or Upload add-on) on the right side of the page.

  6. In the Upload App dialog, enter the location of the .jar or .obr file to upload using the Choose file button or by specifying a network location URL.

  7. Click Upload. A confirmation message will appear once the app is successfully installed.

You can now manage the app from the user-installed apps list on the Manage Apps page.

Start Using Golive

Click the Get Started link from the Manage Apps Jira page or directly open a Golive Page.

For instructions on creating your first Environment, refer to the Create your first Environment article.

For Jira Administrators

To configure Golive after a fresh installation, refer to the Quick guide for administrators article.

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