Learn Where CollabNet and VersionOne are Heading Together at these Upcoming Fall Events

Isn’t Fall the greatest? Halloween decorations are showing up in neighbors’ yards, pumpkin spice lattes are back, football fans are in their element, and here at CollabNet we’ve just wrapped up a very busy summer and are getting cozy with our new team members at VersionOne. In case you were living under a rock (or lucky enough to be on a long beach holiday), at the beginning of August, CollabNet and VersionOne announced that they are joining forces and merging to become one company. That’s right, the leader in Agile, VersionOne, and CollabNet, long-time creator of collaborative development and delivery …

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We’re in the Midst of a Pivotal Year for DevOps

Better Software Magazine is an excellent resource for any IT professional involved in development, testing, project management, QA and more. The magazine is a TechWell publication and covers topics such as Agile methodologies, DevOps mobile and cloud. I was recently invited to write The Last Word column in the Spring 2017 Edition. In this recent column titled, “2017 is a Pivotal Year for DevOps,” I write about the importance of software development and DevOps for today’s digital economy and point out that better customer experiences are driven by better software. To quote from the article, “the quality and functionality of …

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People’s Choice Award! Vote for CollabNet DLM by June 2!

CollabNet was recently honored with a Stevie Award for the 2017 “Best New Product or Service of the Year” for our DevOps Lifecycle Manager (DLM) solution. We are honored to have won this award, but it’s not over yet and now we need your help. The Stevie Awards, or American Business Awards, have been recognizing business achievements in a wide variety of sectors for 15 years. As part of our selection, CollabNet’s DevOps Lifecycle Manager (DLM) is now up for a People’s Choice Award in addition to the Bronze award we already won for best new product in the software …

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Discover the Value of Value Stream Mapping in Webinar Featuring Forrester’s Diego Lo Giudice

CollabNet hosted recently a “Value Stream Management Success” webinar featuring Diego Lo Giudice, Vice President and Principal Analyst at Forrester, and Eric Robertson, Vice President of DevOps Product Engineering and Management at CollabNet. They had a lot to share about the value of value stream mapping (VSM) to DevOps. VSM is a method – similar to a flow chart – that analyzes all of the events and processes involved in taking a product or service through production and to the customer. This webinar explored how VSM is an effective tool for DevOps teams in industries facing varying levels of digital …

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Does DevOps Differ Based on Geographical Region?

At CollabNet, we have been expanding our footprint around the world. We have made investments and added resources to grow our European and Asian markets. To support our global efforts, we asked three leading DevOps journalists to share their perspectives about the different regions. We learned about some important industry nuances across regions, what contributes to those variations, and what that means for all of us invested in the software development industry. We reached out to Adrian Bridgwater, a technology journalist; Madison Moore, a journalist from SD Times; and Alan Shimel, editor-in-chief at DevOps.com, and here’s what we learned: All …

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CollabNet’s ARA Solution is a Market Leader—Learn Why—Download Your Complimentary Ovum Analyst Report Today

CollabNet offers an industry-leading ARA (application release automation) solution called Clarive by CollabNet. Research firm Ovum names Clarive a market leader for 2016 and 2017. In the Ovum Decision Matrix: Selecting a DevOps Release Management Solution, 2016-17, analyst Michael Azoff evaluated 10 vendors, including Clarive, based on their approaches to release management. Download the report at no charge. The Ovum report compares solutions based on strengths and weaknesses and their suitability for helping organizations improve release management and automation to deliver better applications. Ovum ranked Clarive favorably in the company of such major competitors as Microsoft. The report defines DevOps …

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Attend Complimentary Educational Sessions Featuring Experts on DevOps and Value Stream Mapping

We’re enjoying seeing the message of improving DevOps processes resonate with so many practitioners and managers at conferences around the globe. Organizations are grasping the importance of uniting the enterprise through DevOps to deliver exceptional products and a better customer experience. Along with DevOps, another positive trend influencing the software development industry is value stream mapping. While DevOps tools are helping organizations deliver quality software at speed, enterprises are increasingly adopting the discipline of value stream mapping. Why? To ensure that the software they’re producing is delivering continuous improvements to the customer experience. Instead of the traditional project- or application-based …

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DevOps and Agile – Better Together?

  DevOps has clearly taken center stage in the software development world. We don’t have to look very far to find headlines about the latest DevOps practices and patterns as enterprises journey toward better, faster software delivery. We see plenty of success stories about DevOps in the news, and we have access to loads of expert advice on how to overcome DevOps challenges. The success of DevOps has made big waves on both the IT and business sides of the coin. These big changes and industry developments are creating new discussions about the relationship between DevOps and Agile. Can the …

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How DevOps Achieves ITSM Goals: Reflections from Pink17

I recently attended the 2017 Pink Elephant Conference in Las Vegas. This IT service management (ITSM) event focuses on how to lead and manage people, processes, and technology successfully in the ever-changing IT and business landscapes. We went because CollabNet’s solutions portfolio has expanded recently. Our offerings are relevant not only to developers and the left side of the software development lifecycle, but also to the operations teams further downstream. These forums are important because they help us learn from IT professionals who know the ins and outs of improving service management and the challenges of aligning IT with the …

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CollabNet Introduces New Version of TeamForge: Expedite and Improve Software Development Across the Enterprise

CollabNet is pleased to announce the latest version of TeamForge, which takes enterprise software development to a whole new level of quality and speed. CollabNet continues to evolve its solutions to support modern software delivery in which visibility and collaboration are vital to both Agile and DevOps initiatives. In fact, this version of TeamForge brings even more visibility for project management and makes it easier to change and update information. These are key capabilities for gaining context into what’s occurring in today’s complex environments. The platform also eliminates bottlenecks and delays in key reporting and security steps. All of the …

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