The Most Comprehensive Peer Review Tool On The Planet

Collaborator is a code review tool that helps development, testing and management teams work together to produce high quality code. It allows teams to peer review code, user stories and test plans in a transparent, collaborative framework — instantly keeping the entire team up to speed on changes made to the code. By enabling team members to work together to review their work, Collaborator can help you catch bugs before your software hits the market.

Supports 11 SCMs

Collaborator is built to support multiple version control systems at one time.  Use Collaborator as the single collaboration tool across all of your distributed teams.  With the GUI and CLI clients, it is easy to integrate with your SCM, allowing you to quickly create either pre or post commit reviews.

To learn more about SCM integration, check out the features page or manual.

Enhances GitHub's Pull Request Workflow

Collaborator extends the GitHub pull request capability by providing companies with the robust peer review workflow desired by real developers.  Once configured, Collaborator will completely replace the yes/no GitHub pull request process, with an iterative review workflow that enables quality driven code review.

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Connects Code Reviews with Jira

Keep track of the Jira issues that are related to your code reviews with built in linking.  Efficiently create a Jira issue for one or all of the review participants directly from Collaborator, with just a click of a button.

Create Collaborator code reviews from commits linked through FishEye into Jira when you need more than a simple yes/no approval process.  Collaborator's iterative review workflow drives quality through its inspection and rework phases, ensuring high quality code.


Plug-ins Make Reviews Easy

Using plugins found in our community makes review creation and participation easy, regardless of your IDE, or the types of files you want to review.  Throughout the entire development lifecycle, Collaborator can be used to ensure that your code is right before it is delivered.  Whether you're reviewing source code, requirements documents or user stories, Collaborator is designed to meet all of your requirements.

It's easy to get started!  Visit the SmartBear Developer Network to lean more.  Or check out our manual if you want to build your own.


Helps Ensure DevOps Success

Code and document review is a critical component of a successful DevOps practice - Shipping without it can be a costly and time consuming mistake.

  • Collaborate from design through delivery
  • Review infrastructure code - provisioning manifests, deployment scripts, etc.
  • Share best practices throughout the team and organization

Used by Fortune 500 companies and many others

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