VersionOne Software Review: Overview – Features – Pricing
CollabNet VersionOne is the provider of several DevOps and Agile solutions for the enterprise. Since the 2 companies merged in 2017, they are able to offer complete enterprise Agile, application lifecycle management (ALM) collaboration, version control, and DevOps solutions. They enable businesses and government institutions to power their application development and delivery with interconnected practices of Agile and DevOps, and managed it through a unified platform that scale enterprise-wide agility.
Features, Benefits, Product Strengths
- Unified DevOps and Agile platforms – CollabNet VersionOne has combined their solutions and expertise to further extend visibility, collaboration, and security across all aspects of the software lifecycle. The unified platform seamlessly connect teams, tools, and processes, allowing organizations to apply both DevOps and Agile practices for faster software delivery, higher quality, and lower risk. A unified platform enables users to manage their projects with a single mindset and tool stack. It enables organizations to cover the different facets of the lifecycle with tools for release automation, event monitoring, operational and event management, and release orchestration and management.
- Integrated and Flexible products – The combined company provides customers with solutions that enable them to conceive, build, and deliver high-quality software. They are able to do this in the manner and speed using methods that fit their requirements. For example, Continuum is an enterprise-scale continuous delivery platform for complex software deployments. It connects to DevOps tools, automatically tracks backlog items or defects, and automates workflows. TeamForge enables users to gain visibility into development with a versatile and secure management platform for traditional and bi-modal development. Features include collaboration, version control, reporting, and more. Other products include TeamForge SCM for version control compliance, governance, and intellectual property security; VersionOne for faster software delivery with scalable, enterprise ALM platform; VS for integrated software delivery value stream, and others.
- Complete Industry solutions, Training, Services, and more – CollabNet VersionOne provides solutions such as enterprise value stream management that spans processes from value capture, value creation, to value delivery. It has products that provide a centralized environment for the simplified adoption and implementation of Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), regardless of configurations needed. Open solutions integrate with leading tools in the industry. It has solutions also for government institutions, embedded systems/IoT, and financial services. The company also provides Scrum, Agile, and product trainings, as well as consulting, implementation, and agile transformation services.
CollabNet VersionOne has different products for particular requirements. Those interested can complete a form in their website or directly contact their sales department.
Social Network Presence
CollabNet VersionOne is for companies, enterprises and government institutions with a need for better software development and delivery tools through a unified Agile and DevOps platform. Most customers are in the financial services, government, and pharmaceuticals/healthcare industries.
Some of their Clients
Clients include Intel, NXP Semiconductors, Philips, Redgate Software, Cisco, Dell EMC, Ally Financial, Lockheed Martin, Siemens, FAA, American Automobile Association, and Shell.
Evan Smith stated that their company chose CollabNet VersionOne for its ease of use and support of SAFe. He has used Rally and JIRA before, but it was clear to him that VersionOne had a much better user experience, and it aligned more closely to SAFe out of the box.
Matt Anderson described CollabNet VersionOne as a great partner. He stated that the company continues to innovate to meet the needs of the agile marketplace. He described them as justifiably one of the top agile ALM vendors.
Why CollabNet VersionOne
CollabNet VersionOne products are from two leading technology companies with expertise in the enterprise software development and delivery marketplace. The combined experience and shared vision to bring a unified Agile and DevOps platform will benefit customers with a wider choice of offerings that integrate well.
CollabNet is a privately held software development company based in Alpharetta, GA, USA. It provides cloud-based application lifecycle management solutions to enterprises and government instutions, which helps them develop and deliver high-quality software at speed. It was founded in 1999 by Bill Portelli, Brian Behlendorf, and Tim O’Reilly. In 2014, Vector Capital, a global private equity firm specializing in transformational investments in established technology businesses, made a controlling investment in the company. In August 2017, CollabNet merged with VersionOne, a leader in Agile software solutions and services. The merged company’s headquarters is in Georgia. CollabNet CEO Flint Brenton is the CEO of the combined company, while VersionOne CEO Robert Holler is the chief strategy officer.