CollabNet’s Michael James to Lead Agile Journal Webinar About “Scrum from the Team Member’s Perspective”

Certified Scrum Trainer and Agile Transformational Coach to Discuss Work Environment within a Properly Functioning, Self-Organizing Scrum Team

BRISBANE, Calif., June 16, 2010 — CollabNet®, the leader in Agile application lifecycle management (Agile ALM) in the Cloud, announced today that Michael James, Agile process mentor, Scrum trainer, and Scrum team member at the company, will be leading a webinar, “Unconventional employment: Scrum from the team member’s perspective,” to be hosted by Agile Journal on June 22. During the webinar, James will discuss Scrum principles, such as team self-organization and team self-management, and how it feels to be a part of a properly functioning, self-organizing Scrum team. More information about CollabNet is available at www.collab.net.

WHO: Michael James, Agile process mentor, Scrum trainer, and Scrum team member, CollabNet, with Bob Aiello, editor-in-chief, CM Crossroads
WHAT: James will lead a webinar titled “Unconventional employment: Scrum from the team member’s perspective.” The webinar will address the challenges and opportunities of team self-organization and the various technical practices that are required. The webinar is ideal for software engineers, architects, testers, analysts, and ScrumMasters seeking a more satisfying approach to their work.
WHEN: 1:00 p.m. EDT/10:00 a.m. PDT
Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Free registration for the webinar is available at http://bit.ly/AgileJournalJuneWebinar.

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
June 16, 2010