CollabNet’s Victor Szalvay to Speak at TechTarget’s Agile in Action Virtual Conference

Chief Technology Officer to Present on Distributed Agile Pitfalls and Participate on Panel on Large-Scale Project Approaches

BRISBANE, Calif., Dec. 13, 2010 — CollabNet®, the leader in Agile application lifecycle management (Agile ALM) in the Cloud, announced today that Victor Szalvay, the Chief Technology Officer of CollabNet’s Scrum Business Line, is scheduled to speak at TechTarget’s Agile in Action conference.  The virtual conference will feature industry experts providing strategies for and case studies on using open source and commercial tools in Agile projects.

Szalvay will deliver a presentation titled, “10 minutes on Distributed Agile - Pitfalls from the Trenches,” which will define “distributed” Agile development, identify challenges to introducing this methodology, and discuss ways to facilitate the transition to Agile.  Szalvay will also speak on a panel titled, “Agile choices: Approaches and tools for large-scale projects,” in which software veterans share their experiences and explain the Agile choices they made in large application development projects.

More information about the conference is available at http://www.bitpipe.com/detail/RES/1288035151_545.html&asrc=SS_EVT_TT. CollabNet is a platinum sponsor of the event.

WHO: Victor Szalvay, Chief Technology Officer, Scrum Business Line
WHAT / WHEN: TechTarget Action Agile in Action: Extending Agile Approaches in Testing, Development and Application Lifecycle Management

“10 minutes on Distributed Agile - Pitfalls from the Trenches”
Tuesday, December 14, 1:30 p.m. EST

“Agile choices: Approaches and tools for large-scale projects”
Tuesday, December 14, 3:00 p.m. EST
WHERE: Virtual conference

Free registration: http://www.bitpipe.com/data/document.do;jsessionid=8A1C3E9041000C87B66597DB50949887?res_id=1288035151_545

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%.  CollabNet products are offered in the Cloud on the Codesion™ hosting platform and also in on-premise versions.  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 6,000 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
December 13, 2010