SOURCE: CollabNet


August 09, 2011 09:00 ET

CollabNet Delivers Agile From a Distance

New Web-Based Distance Learning Modules and Lectures Provide Cost-Effective Agile and Scrum Training

SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwire - Aug 9, 2011) - Agile2011 Conference -- CollabNet®, the leader in Agile development in the Cloud, today announced the availability of "CollabNet Web-Based Training: Agile Essentials Series," a robust set of self-paced, interactive training modules and lectures covering Agile and Scrum software engineering approaches. The curriculum is delivered by CollabNet's highly trained, veteran Scrum Trainers, enabling casual Agile practitioners to become more familiar with Agile and its benefits and providing Agile experts with an opportunity to enhance their knowledge. CollabNet is the provider of ScrumWorks® Pro, the world's leading Agile project management solution, which is used by more than 150,000 developers at thousands of companies around the world.

A $198 / year subscription provides unlimited access to the entire curriculum. More information about the new offerings and other CollabNet training is available at

The Interactive Scrum Training portion of the training series includes:

  • Introduction to Scrum
  • The Backlog Refinement Meeting
  • The Sprint Planning Meeting

The Scrum Lecture Series portion of the training series includes:

  • Agile Team Leadership -- The Art of Letting Go
  • Choosing a Pilot Project -- A Practical Guide to Getting Started with Scrum
  • Agile Transformation Strategy -- What Does it Take to Become Agile?
  • Agile Release Planning and Monitoring

More training modules and lectures are being continuously added to the series.


"Successful adoption of Agile in the enterprise requires that nearly every stakeholder become familiar with Agile precepts and practices," said David Parker, vice president and general manager, Scrum business line, CollabNet. "CollabNet's new Web-based Agile training modules and lectures efficiently and cost-effectively achieve that goal and also provide valuable, fresh perspective for Agile experts."

About CollabNet
CollabNet is the recognized leader in leveraging collaboration, Agile methods, and Cloud computing to transform the way software development organizations develop and deploy applications. We enable our customers to efficiently manage lifecycles, development processes, distributed teams, and projects. Our lightweight and easy-to-use platform, offered in the Cloud on the Codesion™ hosting platform and in on-premises versions, delivers substantial cost, quality, and time-to-market improvements to more than 7,000 customers, from workgroups to enterprises. For more information, please visit

CollabNet and ScrumWorks are registered trademarks of CollabNet, Inc. Codesion is a trademark of CollabNet, Inc. Other names may be trademarks of their respective holders.

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