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Avanade Partner in Principle of

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Avanade, a 20,000+ person venture formed by Microsoft and Accenture is a global business technology and managed services company. With more than 70 locations worldwide and 12,000 professionals making up their offshore global delivery network, Avanade’s footprint allows them to excel at helping customers with their globally distributed projects.

Their strategic distribution requires that they create a strong environment in order for their teams to collaborate and deliver maximum value to their customers. In 2012, Avanade launched an enterprise-wide initiative to embrace an agile mindset throughout their organization (agile@avanade). To enhance their capabilities, they sought direction from through our programs.

Avanade licensed several of their Agility Experts as Professional Scrum Trainers and Engagement Managers. They offer training internally and use our assessments to assess and enhance their employees’ knowledge of Scrum.

Now, Avanade and have created a “Partnership in Principle” as part of our Partnership Program. Our relationship is based on Avanade’s intent to increase their agility based on the values and principles of the Agile Manifesto and Scrum as well as their shared belief in our mission of “improving the profession of software development.” They use the Agility Path framework to guide them.

Learn more about Avanade and this partnership.

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