Hansoft 7.5

- Scaling Agile to new levels

Hansoft 7.5 – scaling Agile to new levels

The Hansoft team proudly presents a release based on feed-back from our enterprise customers using Hansoft to scale agile super-large.

New features like “flexible release tagging” make life easier in large complex development situations with multiple parallel development streams on the team, program or portfolio level.


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Video demo of the new features in Hansoft 7.5

New features in Hansoft 7.5

Flexible release tagging:

  • Allows targeting several releases in one sprint
  • Lets you do release planning in the product backlog and capture emergent work in sprints on the fly

Improved sprint burndown charts

  • Ideal burndown line and option to burn in the starting value for work remaining after the sprint planning is done
  • Ability to turn off the sprint prediction and exclude non-working days

Status summary improvements:

  • Subprojects shows “In progress” when they contain unfinished items
  •  Items with “To be deleted”- status are excluded from the summary

Other improvements:

  • Improvements to the product backlog window makes it possible to move it behind other windows and to minimize it
  • Option to lock the position of the “item name” column
  • Ability to archive releases
  • Improved reports editor with the ability to sort groups
  • Sorting column in the to-do list for customized sorting of tasks
  • Ability for all users to share reports
  • Option to update or create new tasks when importing an xml
  • Ability for main managers to add or remove users to projects

Release notes for Hansoft 7.5 can be found here

Large Scale Agile in the real world

  • January 9 2014
  • Posted By Svante Lidman
In the software development industry much of the early agile experiences are from development of pure software systems with standard architectures and primarily in green-field development.