Product Info

VersionOne is an all-in-one agile project management tool built from the ground up to support agile software development methodologies such as Scrum, Kanban, Lean, XP, SAFe and hybrid. From small teams to distributed enterprises, VersionOne’s suite of right-sized product editions help companies scale agile faster, easier and smarter.

Platform

Take advantage of more than 70 pre-built integration connectors to extend VersionOne and create a single, synchronized agile software development environment. Connectors are available for all VersionOne product editions, or you can build your own using VersionOne’s open, web-service API and SDKs (Java & .NET).

Training & Services

We offer world class agile and product training to help you quickly get started with agile and easily scale VersionOne across your organization. Whether you’re looking for basic training or dedicated on-site coaching you’ll find what you need to make your transition to agile faster and easier.

Customers

VersionOne has been selected and successfully deployed by over 50,000 teams in over 170 countries around the world and more than 35 Fortune 100 companies using agile software development and scrum development practices. Our customers include many of the leading technology organizations in the world.

Partners

We realize that the agile expertise that our partners offer is a critical part of a customer’s success in adopting, transitioning and scaling their agile initiatives. By leveraging the unique expertise of our global partner network, VersionOne is able to offer superior agile training, coaching and consulting services based on our customers’ specific needs

About Us

VersionOne helped pioneer the agile management tool in 2002 - way before it was the cool thing to do in the software development market. Today we remain the only enterprise software company that has been 100% dedicated to agile life cycle management since day one.

In This Issue

Mastering the Recession with Lean, Agile and Scrum - Peter Stevens blog

Around the world, companies are challenged by the financial crisis. Companies face declining revenue and fixed costs. Lean, Agile and Scrum help your company at all levels to focus on doing the right things, like creating value for your customer and eliminating wasted cost and effort, to get you company back to profitability...

Read the blog post here.
(http://agilesoftwaredevelopment.com/blog/peterstev/mastering-recession-lean-agile-and-scrum)


The Decline and Fall of Agile - James Shore blog

This blog has been up for a little while (Nov. 14, 08) and has epic commentary (125 comments). Some of the comments are worth reading as much as the article - This one brought out some heavy hitters to post their thoughts.

"It's odd to talk about the decline and fall of the agile movement, especially now that it's so popular, but I actually think the agile movement has been in decline for several years now...."

Read the blog (and comments) here.
(http://jamesshore.com/Blog/The-Decline-and-Fall-of-Agile.html)


Prioritizing (the Backlog) For Profit - Luke Hohmann: article and presentation

Having difficulty prioritizing the backlog? Luke Hohmann has described a method to make quantitative decisions about what backlog items should be considered first. In addition to the usual attributes such as implementation effort, Luke suggested adding attributes to measure the stakeholders needs, strategic alignment and to ask if the item is driving profit or not.

Read the article here.
(http://www.infoq.com/news/2008/08/Hohmann-prioritization-profit)

View the presentation here.
(http://www.pragmaticmarketing.com/resources/archived-webinars/prioritizing-your-backlog-for-profit/)


VersionOne Winter '09 Release - V1 Propaganda Dept.

“Our focus with this release was to accelerate a team’s velocity by minimizing the steps involved with day-to-day tasks,” said Robert Holler, VersionOne CEO. “Team members and stakeholders now have even faster and easier ways to access to the information they need to manage and report on their projects.”

Learn more about Winter '09 here.
(http://www.versionone.com/Product/Whats_New.asp)

Sign up for a Winter '09 Release Webinar at the Community Site.
(http://community.versionone.com)


Propose a Session for Agile 2009 in Chicago - Deadline is Feb 13, 2009

Do you have a story to tell about the implementation of Agile practices? Do you want to share your knowledge with the community? Propose a session for the Agile conference of the year. As an example, if you are a VersionOne customer, chances are you have the makings of a session for the Distributed Agile stage.

Agile 2009 is happening August 24-28th in Chicago, IL.

Find out how to propose a session or learn more here.
(http://agile2009.agilealliance.org/welcome)

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