BOULDER, Colo. (PRWEB) October 30, 2013
Scaled Agile, Inc. (SAI) of Boulder, Colorado, USA, and OGIS-RI Co. Ltd, of Osaka, Japan, today announced that they have joined forces to formally launch SAI’s Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) in Japan.
SAI is a product, training, certification and professional services firm that helps companies scale adoption of Lean|Agile software development throughout the enterprise. OGIS-RI is a global information technology solutions provider that specializes in Agile software development, among other disciplines.
SAFe™ is a public-facing, interactive knowledge base for implementing the Agile software development methodology at enterprise scale. The Framework has been available to software developers in the United States since 2012.
The Japanese launch of SAFe, which will occur in January 2014, will be supported by several major events:
“We are excited to partner with OGIS-RI in our effort to bring the Scaled Agile Framework to millions of Japanese software developers,” Leffingwell said. “We’re confident OGIS-RI’s technical competency, outstanding reputation and marketplace presence will play a key role in the rapid adoption of SAFe throughout Japan.”
About OGIS-RI, Co. Ltd
OGIS-RI is a global information technology (IT) solutions provider, offering information strategy, systems integration, systems development, network construction, support, and security solutions. Founded in 1983, the privately held company has more than 3,000 employees and is based in Osaka, Japan with a U.S. office in San Mateo, California. OGIS-RI is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Osaka Gas Co., Ltd, the second largest gas utility company in Japan. To learn more, visit http://www.ogis-ri.co.jp.
About Scaled Agile, Inc.
Based in Boulder, Colo., privately held Scaled Agile’s mission is to help software-dependent companies achieve better outcomes, increase employee engagement, and improve business economics through adoption of Lean|Agile principles and practices based on the Scaled Agile Framework. To learn more, visit http://www.ScaledAgile.com.
Scaled Agile Framework and SAFe are trademarks of Leffingwell, LLC.