Press Release, September, 3ost 2015       ->(PDF)

Zurich, Switzerland. – As of today, PEDCO announces the partnership with Rome Agile
Rome Agile is a well-established consulting company with it’s headquarter in Redwood City, California, USA.

PEDCO and Rome Agile will work together in fostering the growing numbers of Applied SAFe customers; where PEDCO delivers its own product Applied SAFe® and Rome Agile with its huge experience delivers coaching and consulting in order to bring the Scaled Agile Framework to live at Applied SAFe customers.  Rome Agile has proven that they not only see agility as a process but also as a group of values and principles that shape the very culture of an organization. Hence, a transition to Agile is a transition to a new culture. Rome Agile works hand in hand with its clients to implement the best techniques and education that is both practical and traceable.

Rome Agile’s SPC’s have been trained to use and coach Applied SAFe. Applied SAFe is PEDCO’s officially approved implementation of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) as a fully-fledged ALM-Tool agnostic process model. This collaboration ship supports our commitment to foster scaled agility on an enterprise level, especially for companies working in a regulated environment.

Applied SAFe® is a fully fledged ALM tool agnostic implementation of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) as a process model. It serves as your own customizable instance of SAFe.

Applied SAFe is a stand-alone product from PEDCO and is fully based on and kept in synch with the actual SAFe version by Scaled Agile Inc. (SAI). The product is officially approved by Scaled Agile Incorporation from Boulder, Colorado; the inventors of the Scaled Agile Framework. Applied SAFe is implemented as a comprehensive, executable process model. It includes all roles, activities, templates, guidelines, milestones, and phases in order to bring the framework to life; including metrics and tailoring.  Applied SAFe is a ‘ready to go with’ implementation and allows organizations to start using the framework immediately.

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PEDCO – Managed Process Services is a public limited company based in Zurich, Switzerland and collaboration partner of Scaled Agile Inc., Boulder (USA) and Method Park, Erlangen (Germany). We support enterprises around the globe for process implementations within regulatory environments. We offer a comprehensive range of solutions to set-up, select, operate, and develop lean, compliant and efficient processes.

Applied SAFe® is a stand-alone product from PEDCO. It is a fully fledged ALM tool agnostic implementation of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) as a process model and kept in sync with the actual SAFe® version by Scaled Agile Inc. (SAI). Together with our Applied SAFe Consulting Partners, we ensure a smooth transition to agile, lean, efficient and compliant processes.

PEDCO – Compliance and efficiency for your processes

“We are very excited to join PEDCO in a collaborating partnership. PEDCO’s Applied SAFe® is an outstanding product and we feel that every SAFe customer will love the guidance, metrics and lean governance process that it provides.”
Tonya McCaulley, Director of Training, Rome Agile
“We are proud to find such an outstanding partner to collaborate with. Rome Agile’s experience in consulting in complex and regulated environments ensures a smooth transition towards agile, lean and compliant processes for the growing numbers of global Applied SAFe customers.“
“It is exciting to see PEDCO’s Applied SAFe® come to life as a sophisticated, enterprise-ready solution for organizations wanting to adapt SAFe to their context and accelerate better business outcomes. We are extremely pleased to be partnering with the outstanding innovators at PEDCO on this important contribution to the SAFe community. The potential to help ease the way for fully comprehensive SAFe adoption is enormous.”
Michael Stump, Managing Director – EMEA, Scaled Agile Inc.