|By PR Newswire||
|September 11, 2013 03:00 AM EDT||
-- Strong Demand for Agile Services and Solutions Brings Agile and Rally Enthusiasts Together at Annual Conference
BOULDER, Colorado and LONDON, Sept. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rally®, a leading global provider of cloud-based solutions for managing Agile software development, today announces its second annual RallyON Europe (http://2ral.ly/rallyon-euro) user conference taking place 17 September in London. RallyON brings Agile practitioners and experts together to share best practices for successfully adopting Agile.
"We're seeing significant demand from enterprises in Europe that are investing in Agile to spur innovation and adapt to rapidly changing business conditions and customer needs," said Rally's Vice President of EMEA, Bert van der Zwan. "Hosting RallyON in Europe for the second year aligns with the high value we place on Agile education and bringing together leaders who want to change and improve the way new products are built and launched in today's complex, ultra-competitive technology marketplace."
RallyON Europe focuses on "Scaling an Agile Organisation" by engaging people throughout the business to connect top-down strategic planning to business-value delivery to improve time-to-market, reduce costs and deliver higher-quality software that better meets customer expectations. The one-day conference, paired with follow-on two-day training courses, offers the opportunity to explore and innovate, learn from industry experts, be inspired by peers, and participate in Agile training courses.
RallyON Europe highlights:
- Keynote Speaker - Bjarte Bogsnes, author of "Implementing Beyond Budgeting" and Vice President of Performance Management Development at Statoil, Scandinavia's largest company with operations in 36 countries. Bogsnes will discuss innovative alternatives to traditional leadership and management practices in favor of more decentralised, Agile processes.
- 'Making Agile Work in the Real-World' Panel Discussion - Ken Power from Cisco, Keith Halford from Travis Perkins, Jay Bishop from TUI Travel, and James Janisse from Tom Tom will discuss the daily successes and challenges of Agile. The panel will be moderated by Agile and Kanban expert, Karl Scotland.
- Real-world Case Studies from Cisco Systems, Travis Perkins, Tom Tom - Strengthen your understanding of Agile Portfolio Management, Organisational Flow, and the Scaled Agile Framework® based on real-world Agile implementations.
View the complete RallyON Europe 2013 agenda and register online to secure your attendance. Registration is also open for three additional training courses in central London immediately following RallyON, 18-19 September: Advanced Rally User Training, App Development Workshop, and Leading SAFe Workshop.
Follow @RallySoftware on Twitter for RallyON Europe updates using the conference hashtag #RallyON2013.
About Rally Software
Rally Software is a leading global provider of cloud-based solutions for managing Agile software development. The Rally Agile application lifecycle management (ALM) platform transforms the way organizations manage the software development lifecycle by closely aligning software development and strategic business objectives, facilitating collaboration, increasing transparency and automating manual processes. Companies use Rally to accelerate the pace of innovation, improve productivity and more effectively adapt to rapidly changing customer needs and competitive dynamics.