How it Works

Connect Jira to WhatsApp in a matter of minuutes.

Step 1

Add StartADAM to Jira

Install StartADAM app in your Jira project.

Step 2

Connect your WhatsApp account

Authenticate your WhatsApp account in Jira StartADAM app.

Step 3

Get notified about Jira issues via WhatsApp

Manage Jira issues automatically from your WhatsApp – It’s magic!

It’s really that simple. Now messages between Jira and WhatsApp synced seamlessly.

Why is it useful?

StartADAM for Jira improves collaboration and issue resolution by creating conversation groups for Jira issues. With StartADAM, users can assign tasks to multiple people on Jira issues and gather around in a conversation using any communication tool they prefer, WhatsApp. This eliminates the need for users to log in to Jira to stay updated, making resolving Jira issues faster and easier. With StartADAM for Jira, teams can collaborate seamlessly, and even external parties such as clients and developers can resolve issues together in a secure and convenient platform.

Best for

  • Teams working on complex projects with multiple stakeholders and dependencies
  • Development teams using Jira for project management and Slack for communication
  • Remote teams working across different time zones
  • Teams working on time-sensitive projects or high volume of tasks
  • Teams requiring flexibility in their workflow and preferring to work in their preferred tool or platform.



  • Faster issue resolution through streamlined communication and collaboration
  • Improved team collaboration and knowledge sharing
  • Real-time updates on issue progress to keep everyone informed
  • Tool flexibility, enabling team members to work in the tool they prefer
  • Effective workload management and task prioritization.
Security SOC2

Secure at our core.

We follow all SOC 2 requirements including encryption, with strict measures to protect your data.

There’s more where that came from.

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What will you connect?

Want to connect WhatsApp with Slack? Integrate Slack with Microsoft Teams? Get your Telegram messages in Discord?
You can do it all — and more.

Want a walk through?

Our dedicated support team can walk you through how to sync the apps you and your teams use in 10 minutes.

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Frequently Asked Questions

You have questions, we have answers

To get started, access the Atlassian Marketplace and search ‘StartADAM for Jira’. Alternatively, you can access your Jira Software account and add ‘StartADAM for Jira’ app account to your WhatsApp account by clicking ‘Let’s go’ and logging in. Once authenticated, you’ll be able to access the StartADAM bot where you can create communication groups for your contacts on various platforms like Slack, Discord, SMS, and even Telegram.

Unlike Jira’s WhatsApp integration, StartADAM creates one conversation group for each Jira issue – members can join a conversation from Microsoft Teams, or other tools. In addition, only the manager needs to login to Jira because workers can update Jira from their communication channel without needing to login – all with one StartADAM integration

It all starts in Jira. So, first of all, access your Jira account and install the ‘StartADAM for Jira’ application. Then follow the next instructions to authenticate WhatsApp within the StartADAM Jira app.

You will need admin approval to install ‘StartADAM for Jira’. In the Jira interface, click ‘Try it free’ and submit a request that will be sent to your admin.