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It’s An Agile World

My post on How to Fix Obamacare generated plenty of feedback – some public and some via email. One of the emails reinforced the challenge of “traditional software development” vs. the new generation of “Agile software development.” I started experiencing, and understanding, agile in 2004 when I made an investment in Rally Software. At the time…

Rally Software Acquires Agile iPhone Product

I love when companies I’m an investor in use acquisitions to build out their product line.  In April Rally Software did one when they acquired AgileZen; yesterday they announced that Rally Software has acquired the ScrumAway iPhone app from Blue Hole Software. Rally has re-released the product (previous a $15 download) as a free product…

Rally Acquires AgileZen

How could you not fall in love with a company named AgileZen?  Today, Rally Software – a company I’ve been an investor in since 2003 – announced that they have acquired AgileZen.  If you are an Agile software development shop, or follow ALM, Rally just added Kanban to the mix. This is the second acquisition…

Are You Agile?

I’ve watched (and participated) with excitement as Rally Software has helped move the notion of agile software development into the mainstream over the past few years.  In addition to having the leading Agile application lifecycle management solutions, they are tireless educators and evangelizers for all things Agile.  Today, over 1500 companies are doing over 33,000…