Atlassian Brings SourceTree Git Client to Microsoft Windows Leading Git and Mercurial DVCS Client Now Free to Users on the Microsoft Platform Business Wire SAN FRANCISCO -- March 19, 2013 Atlassian, provider of the popular Bitbucketfree code hosting serviceandcollaboration software for product development teams, todayannounced a major addition to its popular Git solutions:SourceTree,a free desktop client for Git and Mercurial distributed version controlsystems (DVCS) is now available for download on the Microsoft Windows platform (previously only available for Mac). SourceTree for Windows allows developers to interface with distributed Git source repositories through a simple desktop client. SourceTree integrates withBitbucket, a cloud-based hosting service for software development projects usingDVCS, andStash, an on-premise DVCS solution for enterprise teams managing their code on-site.SourceTree can also connect with other code-hosting services, including GitHub, Kiln, Microsoft Team Foundation Server and proprietary DVCS servers. SourceTree for Windows Beta is available today for download athttp://sourcetreeapp.com. The SourceTree desktop client gives you the full power of Git - say goodbye to the command line and ... The SourceTree desktop client gives you the full power of Git - say goodbye to the command line and use the full capabilities of Git through SourceTree's simple interface. (Photo: Business Wire) Click to tweet: Introducing @SourceTree for Windows @Atlassian's Free Git Desktop Client “SourceTree beats everything else I’ve looked at for presenting the information I want and then simply getting out of the way,” said Julian Adams of Mad Atom Games, an independent video game developer. “We use SourceTree because it stops revision control being a problem and lets us get on with making games! For our Windows users, SourceTree makes sense of the Git experience like nothing else.” “With the explosive growth of Git amongst developer populations, enterprises are increasingly in search of tools to smooth its learning curve for employees,” said Stephen O'Grady, principal analyst with RedMonk. “And with millions of businesses using Windows worldwide, SourceTree's new Windows version will not lack for an addressable market.” SourceTreesimplifies how developers interact with and manage code repositories, and fits seamlessly into a developer's workflow. It automates complex command line operations and enables users to visualize change setsacross multiple branches and forks. With SourceTree, newbies and more advanced DVCS veterans alike can: *Commit, push, pull and merge changes easily with a click of a button *Organize repositories with an intuitive bookmarks window *Visualize work changes over time with SourceTree's log view *Detect and resolve conflicts *Search commit histories for changes and review file logs *Stage and stash code changes until ready to push *Customize actions to support individual commands “Whether you're working on Mac or Windows, behind the firewall or in the cloud, our tools will bring you the power of Git while making adoption a breeze. With this latest release of SourceTree, we now provide a full complement of tools that will help you and your development team make the most of Git,” said Justen Stepka, product manager for SourceTree and Bitbucket. “We see huge potential for the Windows platform.” Availability SourceTree for Windows (Git only) is free and available for download atsourcetreeapp.com.Bitbucket offers teams and individualsunlimited private Git or Mercurial repos for free and can be downloaded atbitbucket.org.Stash is immediately available for download athttp://www.atlassian.com/software/stash/download. About Atlassian Atlassian products help innovators everywhere plan, build and launch great software. More than 24,000 large and small organizations – including Citigroup, eBay, Netflix, Coca-Cola and United Airlines – use Atlassian’s issue tracking, collaboration and software-development products to work smarter and deliver quality results on time. Learn more athttp://atlassian.com. Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/multimedia/home/20130319005481/en/ Multimedia Available:http://www.businesswire.com/cgi-bin/mmg.cgi?eid=50593196&lang=en Contact: Atlassian Annelise Reynolds, 415-701-1110 ext. 4450
Atlassian Brings SourceTree Git Client to Microsoft Windows
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