Rally Software Development Corp. announced release 2009.1 of its Agile ALM (application lifecycle management) solution for project and program management. The new version both adds and updates customizable reporting options and increases the number of free integrations with development tools from Microsoft and Atlassian.
New reporting features include customizable release charts and iteration charts; enhanced velocity chart for more insight into past iteration velocity; enhanced burndown chart to immediately see the impact of project changes; and an AgileEVM Mashup that displays Agile Earned Value Management metrics.
In addition, Rally is offering connectors to Microsoft Visual Studio and Jira. Other enhancements include recycle bin functionality that allows users to restore data such as tasks and test cases after they have been deleted, and a screen capture tool for annotation.