CollabNet TeamForge Agile ALM Platform Wins Great Indian Developer Award for Second Year in a Row

Flagship ALM Solution Honored for Change and Configuration Management

BRISBANE, Calif., April 27, 2010 — CollabNet®, the leader in Agile application lifecycle management (Agile ALM) in the Cloud, announced today that the CollabNet TeamForge® ALM platform, the leading ALM solution for distributed teams, has won a Great Indian Developer Award in the Change and Configuration Management category for the second year in a row. The Great Indian Developer Awards, produced by Saltmarch Media, honor trailblazing individuals, technologies, and organizations that are contributing to the evangelism, productivity, and innovation excellence of the Indian developer ecosystem. Winners were selected via a public voting process, and the roster of winning products was finalized by a panel of expert judges. A ceremony was held at the Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore, India on April 21 to honor the winners.

“One of CollabNet's chief aims is to accelerate our customers’ rate of innovation by creating a culture of collaboration within and among their development teams,” said Bill Portelli, chief executive officer, CollabNet. “We’re very pleased that the voters and judges have recognized our efforts in this area with this prestigious award.”

The CollabNet TeamForge platform provides software development teams with a wide range of capabilities, including software version control, bug tracking, requirements management, and release packaging, along with collaboration tools, such as wikis, discussion forums, and document repositories. The largest and most successful open source software communities in the world, including java.net, openoffice.org, and tigris.org, also operate on CollabNet’s ALM platform. More information about the CollabNet TeamForge platform is available at www.collab.net.

“It’s an honor to win the Great Indian Developer award for the second consecutive year,” said Anil Bakshi, general manager and country head, India, CollabNet Software Private Limited. “The CollabNet TeamForge platform, especially in combination with CollabNet Subversion, can increase code quality and efficiency and decrease costs for any organization.”

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, 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
April 27, 2010