Differences between Server and Cloud versions
Risk Register is available on the cloud version of Jira as well as the server version of Jira. Although the application provides very similar functionality across both platforms, there are some differences due to differences in architecture and feature-set maturity. The following table describes those differences. Please note that the versions for Data Center and Server are functionally identical.
Ability to customize the column display on the risk register screen
Ability to create a risk register based on a filter
Ability to define primary and supplementary risk types for projects
Ability to create multi-project risk registers
Supports multiple risk models per server instance
Impact and Probability Custom Fields
Custom fields are editable and can appear on the create screen and be used in Jira automation
Custom fields are read-only and cannot appear on the create screen or be used in Jira automation
Can view risks across projects
Yes - using dashboard gadget assigned to a filter
Yes - using risk registers based on Jira filters
This document explains how to migrate Risk Register from the server to the cloud.