CollabNet’s Drew Showers to Present at ALM Expo 2010

Federal Services Practice Manager to Lead Discussion on Removing Impediments to Agile Software Development

BRISBANE, Calif., Oct. 21, 2010 —CollabNet®, the leader in Agile application lifecycle management (Agile ALM) in the Cloud, announced today that Drew Showers, a CollabNet federal services practice manager, will present at ALM Expo 2010.  The session, titled “Agile, Beyond the Mechanics,” will discuss getting past the roadblocks enterprises face in adopting Agile practices.  Showers will use Forge.mil, the U.S. Department of Defense’s collaborative software development platform, to illustrate the ideal approach to contract awards, program management, transparency, and other critical issues in Agile environments.  ALM Expo 2010 is an online conference that will be held October 26-28.  More information is available at http://www.cmcrossroads.com/alm-expo.

WHO: CollabNet Federal Services Practice Manager Drew Showers
WHAT: Conference Session, “Agile, Beyond the Mechanics”
WHEN: October 27, 2010
10:00 a.m. PDT
WHERE: ALM Expo 2010
Online conference
Registration: http://www.cmcrossroads.com/register-for-alm-expo

About CollabNet

CollabNet leads the industry in Agile application lifecycle management (Agile ALM) in the Cloud.  The CollabNet TeamForge® ALM platform, CollabNet Subversion software configuration management (SCM) solution, and ScrumWorks® project and program management software enable teams using any environment, methodology, and technology to increase productivity by up to 50% and to reduce the cost of software development by up to 80%. The company also offers training, including Certified ScrumMaster training, software development process improvement services, and an innovative community management approach to driving enterprise development success.  As the founder of the open source Subversion project, CollabNet has collaborative development for distributed teams in its DNA. Millions of users at more than 2,500 organizations, including Applied Biosystems, Capgemini, Deutsche Bank, Thomson Reuters, and the U.S. Department of Defense, have transformed the way they develop software with CollabNet.  For more information, visit www.collab.net.

Press Release
October 21, 2010