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.

Feature

Server

Cloud

Ability to customize the column display on the risk register screen

No

Yes

Ability to create a risk register based on a filter

No

Yes

Ability to define primary and supplementary risk types for projects

No

Yes

Ability to create multi-project risk registers

No

Yes

Supports multiple risk models per server instance

Yes

Yes

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.