Agile Experts Bernie Maloney & Luke Hohmann to Speak at Agile 2015 in Washington D.C.
Mountain View, CA — July 31, 2015 — Conteneo Inc., a leader in multidimensional collaboration, and Persistent Systems, a leading provider of services to build software-driven businesses, including the digital transformation of enterprises, today announced a partnership agreement to drive enterprise agile innovation for their respective customers, helping organizations leverage the advantage of agile across the enterprise.
“Engineering teams are experiencing a 30-300% productivity gain when applying Agile practices and methods to their work,” said Persistent Systems Agile Coach and Trainer Bernie Maloney. “It’s our belief that these collaborative agile practices can be applied beyond engineering, to the very business itself, driving tremendous benefits for these companies and their customers.”
Bernie Maloney will head two sessions at Agile 2015, touching on the advantages of agile across the organization:
- August 4th at 9:00 AM – Create Influence, On Demand
- August 6th at 3:45 PM – Bootstrap Your Business Model: Business Agility on the Back of a Napkin
“Effective collaboration is the foundation of agile methods and practices. It’s our mission to help organizations reap the benefits of agile, at scale, through multidimensional collaboration,” said Luke Hohmann, CEO & Founder of Conteneo Inc. and inventor of the Innovation Games® collaboration frameworks. “With Persistent Systems’ expertise in agile software development and enterprise digital transformation, and Conteneo’s cloud-based collaboration platform and services, our respective customers will benefit from agile methods across departments and divisions, from engineering to marketing to sales and beyond.”
Luke Hohmann will present the main stage keynote, “Awesome Superproblems” on August 3 at Agile 2015, focusing on how collaborative techniques can be used successfully for social good, as well as across the enterprise in the private sector. He will also be a presenter in the Agile Stalwarts track on Wednesday, August 5.
“We continue to strengthen our partner ecosystem to help our customers transform into software-driven businesses,” said Persistent Systems EVP Sudhir Kulkarni. “Conteneo’s prowess and focus on multidimensional collaboration, combined with our expertise in building software that enables our customers to drive their business, delivers an accelerated path to enterprise agile transformation for our customers.”
Conteneo is the leading provider of multidimensional collaboration solutions for the public and private sector. The Conteneo Collaboration Cloud and our Collaboration Consulting services enable organizations to improve performance across the enterprise, including culture and change management, market research, strategy, complex sales, and innovation and product development. Current and past clients include Adobe Systems, Cisco, Emerson Climate Technologies, HP, Rackspace, Reed Elsevier, Qualcomm, SAP, Yahoo! and others. For more information, go to http://conteneo.co.
About Persistent Systems
Persistent Systems (BSE & NSE: PERSISTENT) builds software that drives the business of our customers; enterprises and software product companies with software at the core of their digital transformation.
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