Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has launched Jile 5.0, a major release of its on-the-cloud Enterprise Agile planning and delivery tool that enables enterprises to meet the large-scale development needs of multiple distributed teams.
With enhanced Agile portfolio capabilities and Lean portfolio budgeting, Jile enables better collaboration and accelerates value creation.
Jile 5.0 enables organizations to better align execution with strategy by providing a unified view of portfolios and programs, helping business stakeholders and teams to collaborate effectively, and speeding up time-to- market for new software. Through its Lean portfolio budgeting, Jile further helps business stakeholders make informed investment decisions to achieve targeted business goals.
The new release is available in two editions: A Standard edition for medium and large enterprises that are beginning to scale agile practices to multiple team-of-teams, and an Enterprise edition for large enterprises that have mature agile practices and are looking at agility at the business layer.
In addition to the features available in the Standard edition, the Enterprise edition allows teams to track budget allocation versus consumption as well as portfolio, program, and team performance using customizable dashboards.
Durga Maruwada, Business Head, Jile, TCS said, “With its intuitive user interface, Jile is easy to learn and enables our customers to embrace industry-proven Agile methods and frameworks across the enterprise and accelerate their growth and transformation journeys. The new release of Jile comes in two editions catering to the needs of organizations at different maturity levels, and helps customers manage their portfolios better to align execution with strategy.”