AccuRev, Inc., an award-winning leader in providing solutions for scaling Agile across the enterprise, today announced its sponsorship of Agile 2010, the leading international conference on Agile methods in software development set for Aug. 9 – 13 in Orlando. As a Silver Sponsor, AccuRev continues to support the growing Agile community as development, management and business stakeholders within information technology and software development gather annually to exchange ideas, experiences and best practices.
“We are pleased to have the support of AccuRev as we come together to examine the latest theory, practical applications and implications of Agile methods,” said Jim Newkirk, Agile 2010 conference chair for the Agile Alliance, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting the advancement of Agile software development principles and practices. “Through the support of our sponsors the Agile conference continues to offer the most relevant and current content, while providing the community a forum to exchange information regarding all Agile development technologies.”
In its ninth year, Agile 2010 is the leading international conference on Agile methods in software development, bringing together many disciplines in the fields of information systems and software development to foster the exchange of fresh ideas and best practices. It provides independent software vendors, software consultants and in-house corporate development teams with the knowledge and shared experiences that lead to successful Agile programs.
Agile 2010 connects attendees with the foremost leaders in the Agile domain, enriching the collective body of knowledge and influencing the line of thought in the field. It encourages debate and fosters innovative ideas based on real-world implementations for executives, managers, software development practitioners and researchers from labs and academia.
Damon Poole, AccuRev’s Chief Technology Officer, is a featured speaker at Agile 2010, and will run three workshops during the conference week.
• Tuesday, August 10th, at 1:30 p.m., Damon will hold “Scrum and Kanban- Like Chocolate and Peanut Butter.”
• Wednesday, August 11th, at 1:30 p.m., he will speak to the Agile software community about “Getting Managers and Agile Teams Out of Each Other’s Hair.”
• Thursday, August 12th, at 9:00 a.m. Damon will discuss “Managing Growth pains on the Way to 40 Scrum Teams.”
“Agile 2010 is an important opportunity to connect with and educate the Agile software community. As a leader in Agile software development and a proud member of the Agile Alliance, AccuRev looks forward to engaging with the community and expand our role as an Agile educator” said Damon Poole, Chief Technology Officer at AccuRev.
For registration information and to attend Agile 2010 please visit agile2010.agilealliance.org/.
About the Agile Alliance
The Agile Alliance is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the concepts of Agile software development, as outlined in the agilemanifesto.org. With nearly 6,000 members located around the globe, the Agile Alliance is driven by the principles of Agile methodologies and the value delivered to developers, organizations and end users. The Agile Alliance organizes the annual Agile Conference, the industry’s leading event that attracts practitioners, academia, business and vendor-partner community members from around the globe. The Agile 2010 conference (agile2010.agilealliance.org) is set for August 9-13 in Orlando.
Agile Alliance PR Contact
Christie Denniston, Catapult PR-IR
P: 303-581-7760, C: 303-827-5164, E: cdenniston[.]catapultpr-ir.com.
About AccuRev, Inc.
AccuRev (accurev.com) offers comprehensive solutions for successfully scaling Agile processes across the enterprise. These solutions optimize and automate the software development process, and allow organizations using Agile or other development process models to accelerate their throughput and release higher quality software. AccuRev is a full-service partner for Agile software, consulting and training solutions. AccuRev offers AgileCycle, the first fully-integrated best-of-breed Agile Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) solution incorporating Software Configuration Management, Agile Lifecycle Management, and Build and Release Management. AccuRev is used by over 600 global enterprises including Ford Motor Company, Texas Instruments, American Airlines, Orbitz, Thomson Financial, Verizon Wireless and Lockheed Martin.
AccuRev, Inc. is headquartered in Lexington, Massachusetts and is privately held. More information about AccuRev can be found online, or by calling 1-800-383-8170 (US and Canada), and 1-781-861-8700 (Outside North America).