Rejoice product owners – the days of dual entry for your roadmaps are gone! No longer will you need to remember to update the roadmap when the ‘real’ plan changes. No longer will you be called out in meetings when your roadmap is out of date. No longer will stakeholders silently wonder if what they are seeing is current and you erode confidence. We’ve heard about the pains you’ve shared with us and have responded.
At VersionOne we like to try new things. Experiment with new processes. Inspect and adapt. Hey, I guess we do agile. Recently we noticed that our bug backlog was beginning to get some cruft in it, so we brainstormed how we could chip away at the list in a meaningful way. We take quality seriously around here and our goal is to provide the highest value product with the best quality that we can. We have a weekly backlog grooming meeting to discuss and prioritize incoming defects from the field. (Yes, we have defects. It’s software after all!) Through the […]
With the introduction of ALM Connect™, VersionOne is providing a one stop shop for the integration needs of larger organizations. With previous integration options, you would have to manage multiple integration installations. With ALM Connect, you can manage all your integrations from a single platform, and there are several other features that make ALM Connect an integration powerhouse. With previous integrations it didn’t take long before a customer would ask “well this is great and all but can we have other fields?” The answer is yes, but it would require your team or the services team to write that code. Both of […]
During my time on the VersionOne Services team, one of the features I always tried to highlight with larger customers was subscriptions. Such a simple feature can provide a huge impact in larger enterprises. Team members can use subscriptions to alert them when they have been assigned to a task or test. A product owner can subscribe to be notified when a story is set to the done status for approval. And now with the Spring 2016 Release VersionOne can also support subscriptions for Portfolio Items. There are several good uses for Portfolio Item Subscriptions. First, it will be quite useful for users involved […]
At Agile 2015, we had the opportunity to interview Stacy Lin, senior director of product intelligence at Kelley Blue Book, to find out how their organization is using VersionOne to successfully scale agile project management. In the video below, Stacy talks about Kelley Blue Book’s positive relationship with VersionOne. As their agile needs have grown, VersionOne has been with them every step of the way. Highlights Kelley Blue Book’s transition proved successful and now VersionOne is implemented across many Cox Automotive business units VersionOne offers a single, common platform to manage and prioritize work Kelley Blue Book benefited from flexibility […]