CollabNet and HOOD Group Team Up for Scrum Training in Germany

Course to Include Certified Scrum Product Owner and Agile Requirements Management Training

BRISBANE, Calif., Sept. 10, 2010 — CollabNet®, the leader in Agile application lifecycle management (Agile ALM) in the Cloud, announced today that it is partnering with the HOOD Group to deliver a comprehensive Agile training event in Munich, Germany from Sept. 21-23. On the first day, the HOOD Group’s Alexander Merten will cover methods and tools for Agile requirements management. The last two days will feature a Scrum Alliance Certified Product Owner (CSPO) class taught by Angela Druckman, a Certified Scrum Trainer at CollabNet.

The event is designed for product owners wanting to learn more about Agile methods and tools and best practices for Agile software development and project management. The course will also address real-world organizational challenges that enterprises face in managing globally distributed teams, including release planning, reporting, and metrics. The course will be held in cooperation with HLMC GmbH, the host of the Scrum-Days (www.scrum-day.de) event. For registration and more information, visit: http://www.scrum-events.de/anmeldung/index.html

WHO: Alexander Merten, Requirements Expert, HOOD Group
Angela Druckman, Certified Scrum Trainer, CollabNet
WHAT: Agile Release Requirements Management and Certified Scrum Product Owner Training Course
WHEN: Sept. 21-23, 2010
WHERE: Karl-Hammerschmidt-Straβe 40
85609 München-Dornach
Munich, Germany

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
September 10, 2010