The Guide - a new way to manage software projects and software companies. The Guide is a comprehensive knowledge management system for software companies, it is like a compass that guides software development activities to systematic and sensible directions.
The Guide contains tools for project management, work communities, timesheets, CV management, personnel management, customer relationship management (CRM), process management, standards, issue management and tracking, professional services automation, quality and more.
The Guide automates work that has not previously been automated in software companies: project and process measurements, personnel skills and knowledge, customer feedback, standard adherence, real-time audits etc. The Guide does not require standards to be followed, but encourages to it. The Guide suggests what professionals should do next, and provides tools to do it. The Guide can actually automatically tell what should be done next! The Guide can also tell what has not been done.
The software is configurable to meet Your varying needs. All features need not be taken into use, only a subset of features can be activated. All features cooperates and various reports and suggestions of activities to take are generated. The configuration provided supports agile development and Scrum, CMMI level 5 and ISO 9000. Own methods, processes, standards, best practices and other settings can be configured.
The Guide is installed as a server (web application), all Microsoft Windows tools are also included. User interface is browser based, and works with most browsers. Users log into The Guide, and the user interface varies according to the user's roles.
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· evaluation license expires at 31 January 2011