Where did Firefly go?

Posted by grghoward on 2011-02-28 07:23
Forums: License installers | OS: Windows 7

I leave work for an extended break and when I come back I cannot find FireFly. Did it go away and if so, can I get a backup copy of all my code?

troyt | Mon, 2011-03-21 14:30

Contact support@activestate.com about your data. You should have received a notice like this back in early October last year:

We regret to inform our valued subscribers that Firefly, our hosted project management solution, will be shut down as of January 15, 2011.

This shut down will allow us to focus on our core tools and solutions for Perl, Python and Tcl.

We greatly appreciate that you chose us as your project management solution, and don't want to leave you hanging. We hope that you will take advantage of our new partnership.

Partnership with Assembla

We have partnered with Assembla to offer you a switch-and-save deal. Assembla is also Trac-based, enabling a smooth transition for your projects from Firefly. Assembla is offering you two free months for switching. The have a wide number of plans to suit your needs, from free public Assembla for open source projects, to Group and Enterprise offerings.

To read about the offer to switch, please visit this page for more information.

Firefly projects will remain on our server and accessible for export until January 15, 2011, after which time there will no longer be access to your projects and accounts.