CollabNet Offers New Workshops Linking Agile Development With Improved Innovation and Business Value

CollabNet continues to develop and offer industry leading training, coaching and workshop sessions to advance the art of software development and delivery

BRISBANE, Calif., June 22, 2012 — CollabNet® (, a global leader for Enterprise Cloud Development and Agile ALM products and services, today announced a new series of free workshops titled Agile Drives Innovation. The one-day, hands-on workshop provides development managers with insights and practical steps to link agility and innovation as a means of driving lasting value for individuals, teams and the organization. Attendees also will receive a free copy of, 30 Days to Better Agile: Effective Strategies for Getting Results Fast Using Scrum, the new book by Angela Druckman, a CollabNet Certified Scrum Trainer and an industry thought leader.

To register for the Agile Drives Innovation workshop, offered in the following cities, please visit:

Workshop Locations:

Chicago – Mon., June 25, 2012
San Diego – Tues., June 26, 2012
Phoenix – Wed., June 27, 2012
Santa Clara, CA – June 28, 2012

“At CollabNet we are committed to support every phase of the software delivery lifecycle through a blend of technology solutions and high-quality services that span all levels of experience and sophistication,” said Laszlo Szalvay, vice president worldwide Scrum business for CollabNet. “The new Agile Drives Innovation workshops represent the continued evolution of the CollabNet curriculum that addresses the proliferation of Agile deeper within enterprise IT and into the cloud.”

Agile Drives Innovation provides a specific roadmap to for how Agile approaches can improve business results and create high-value business innovation. It provides the information needed to adopt and scale Agile, and the knowledge managers need to gain a complete and solid understanding of the value and benefits Agile can deliver at a corporate, strategic level. The workshop covers five steps to improve business agility through Agile; 1) Become a Learning Organization, 2) Invest in Intrinsic Motivation, 3) Implement Community Architecture, 4) Create a Strong Strategic Vision and, 5) Use User Stories to Implement Strategic Vision.

As agility is a key principle of successful Enterprise Cloud Development initiatives, the new workshops are well suited for IT professionals who are managing the rapid adoption and maturity of cloud-based development and deployment programs. These disruptive shifts in the software industry have business moving faster, and these workshops will help leaders thrive rather than becoming a casualty of the massive shifts that are taking place.

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About CollabNet

CollabNet is a leading provider of Enterprise Cloud Development and Agile ALM products and services for software-driven organizations. With more than 10,000 global customers, the company provides a suite of platforms and services to address three major trends disrupting the software industry: Agile, DevOps and hybrid cloud development. Its CloudForge™ development-Platform-as-a-Service (dPaaS) enables cloud development through a flexible platform that is team friendly, enterprise ready and integrated to support leading third party tools. The CollabNet TeamForge® ALM, ScrumWorks® Pro project management and Subversion Edge source code management platforms can be deployed separately or together, in the cloud or on-premise. CollabNet complements its technical offerings with industry leading consulting and training services for Agile and cloud development transformations. Many CollabNet customers improve productivity by as much as 70 percent, while reducing costs by 80 percent. For more information, please visit (

Press Release
June 22, 2012