March 23, 2011 – (HOSTSEARCH.COM) – DiscountASP.NET
, a leader in Microsoft ASP.NET web hosting and Team Foundation Server (TFS) hosting, announces a partnership with Urban Turtle, a leading agile project management solution developed by Pyxis Technologies
. Under this partnership, DiscountASP.NET introduces a hosted Urban Turtle solution which is available to their TFS hosting customers as an add-on. In addition, DiscountASP.NET customers can get discounts for the purchase of Urban Turtle solutions for on-premise use.
The Urban Turtle
solution helps agile teams plan, prioritize, manage and track their software development work. With drag and drop capabilities, organizing and planning software development projects becomes much easier.
“We launched our hosted TFS service last year and Urban Turtle was a popular request from our customers. We are excited to partner with Urban Turtle for a hosted implementation of their agile management tool.” said Takeshi Eto, VP Marketing and Business Development at DiscountASP.NET.
Pyxis is also extending a 10% discount for on-premise Urban Turtle licenses for DiscountASP.NET customers. Customers can get more information on how to redeem this offer through the marketplace section in their control panel.
“We think we offer a great solution for teams of all sizes as well as first-time TFS users. Since there is no difference between an on-premise or hosted Urban Turtle solution, the learning curve is significantly reduced.” said Mario Cardinal, product manager at Pyxis.
About Urban Turtle
Urban Turtle is a brand developed by Pyxis Technologies that simplifies Agile project management. It is the premier Scrum tooling for Microsoft Team Foundation Server. It extends the Microsoft ALM platform with backlog prioritization, iteration planning and task monitoring through an intuitive web interface. Using a drag-and-drop functionality, it enables teams to prioritize requirements, to plan their work and to deliver software easily.
About Pyxis Technologies
Pyxis was founded in 2000 as a consulting firm for organizations who wish to increase their software development productivity and adopt an Agile approach. In July 2002, Pyxis founded the Agile Montréal User Group. Since 2005, they have trained and certified more than 1500 ScrumMasters, coached more than 50 organizations migrating to scrum and participated in numerous Agile development projects. At Pyxis, Agility guides their practices every day. That is why they are a reference in Agile software development. Their success is closely related to their passion for their work, their commitment to collaborate with their clients, and their pragmatic solutions.
DiscountASP.NET is an innovative global leader in hosting for .NET developers, focused on providing the best value in ASP.NET web hosting and Team Foundation Server hosting. A Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, DiscountASP.NET recently launched Team Foundation Server hosting as a SaaS solution. As a leader in cutting edge ASP.NET web hosting, DiscountASP.NET supports the latest Microsoft stack with ASP.NET 4.0, SQL 2008 R2, MVC 3, Razor View Engine, WebMatrix, and web deploy. Through strong word-of-mouth and their commitment to ASP.NET technology, DiscountASP.NET has become the choice for affordable enterprise-class ASP.NET web hosting and TFS hosting.