Bangalore, Karnataka (PRWEB) March 26, 2009
ThoughtWorks, leaders in Agile Software Development and leading global IT consultancy, will be launching a monthly online webinar series in partnership with NASSCOM on Wednesday 25th March 2009.
The key objective of this webinar series is to create a platform to share the latest in the space of technology and innovation with IT professionals across India. This is also an opportunity for technology leaders & luminaries to present on cutting edge topics, including the latest Open Source developments.
The target audiences for this series are software professionals which include Business Analysts, Developers, Quality Analysts, Project Managers, and Senior IT Executives.
Explaining the rationale for hosting Master Class Online, Managing Director for ThoughtWorks India, Dharmarajan Sitaraman said, "We are pleased to announce the launch of Master Class Online. ThoughtWorks continues to support the IT community and this is just extension of our support. The webinars will immensely benefit IT professionals, providing exposure to both technical content and innovative delivery practices presented by industry-leading experts from ThoughtWorks and other leading IT companies in India."
The First Webinar will be presented on March 25th
Vivek Prahlad, Delivery Manager at ThoughtWorks Studios, will be presenting on "Transitioning to Agile". Transitioning a software development organization to Agile involves a unique set of challenges and trade-offs. This webinar will explore the cultural, technical and process issues that are involved in achieving a successful transition.
Key Takeaways of this Webinar
Attendees will be introduced to the prerequisites for a transition to Agile. We will take a look at how to integrate quality assurance into the development process. We will also cover techniques for improving stakeholder visibility, developer productivity, and technical considerations. Finally, we will examine how (and why) Agile teams can fail.
To register for this webinar series log onto http://www.thoughtworker.com/masterclass
ThoughtWorks, Inc. (http://www.thoughtworks.com) is a global IT consultancy providing application development, systems integration, and organizational transformation services to Global 1000 companies. The company's pioneering approach, which includes industry-acclaimed Agile and Lean best practices, helps CIOs maximize investment performance across a portfolio of complex, business critical applications, while reducing time and risk. ThoughtWorks' 800 professionals serve clients from offices in six countries including Australia, Canada, China, India, the United Kingdom and the United States.
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