Uppsala, Sweden– February 15, 2010– Hansoft the leading vendor of tools for project management and quality assurance for Agile and Lean software development, today announced that Crytek as the latest addition to its customer community.
“As a constantly growing company with multiple studio locations and external partners we needed a flexible Project Management tool that supports our approach of agile development. At Crytek each Project Team lives agile development in a different way. With Hansoft we found the right tool to support different team structures with individual configuration and setup, fitting their needs perfectly. In comparison to other solutions, Hansoft reduces the overhead for each team member and gives us more time and freedom to do what we do best– raise the bar in quality and innovation,” said Sebastian Nell, Producer, Crytek.
Hansoft is an integrated project management and defect tracking solution, designed to simplify the complexity of game development by combining a radically more intuitive and fast interface with advanced features that are easy customizable to the specific needs of each development project.
“We have always focused on the needs of complex projects with sometimes distributed development and we are really happy to be working with such a fast growing and exiting company as Crytek. With the newly released Hansoft 6.0 we have taken things even further by simplifying everyday work to make development and QA more efficient, helping studios ship better games faster and reduce project risks,” said Patric Palm, Hansoft CEO.
Crytek GmbH ("Crytek") is one of the world’s leading independent development studios for interactive entertainment with its headquarters in Frankfurt am Main (Germany) and additional studios in Kiev (Ukraine), Budapest (Hungary), Sofia (Bulgaria), Seoul (South Korea) and Nottingham (UK).
Crytek is dedicated to creating exceptionally high quality video games for the PC and next-generation consoles, powered by their proprietary cutting edge 3D-Game-Technology CryENGINE®.
Since its foundation in 1999 Crytek created the multi-award winning PC titles Far Cry®, Crysis®, awarded best PC Game of E3 2007 and Best Technology at the 2008 Game Developers Choice Awards and Crysis Warhead®, awarded Best Graphics Technology at IGN Best of 2008 Awards. www.crytek.com
Hansoft is an integrated solution for agile and lean development, collaborative scheduling, real-time reporting, bug tracking / QA, workload coordination, portfolio and document management, used by the most demanding software developers in more than 20 countries. The tool is fast and easy and builds on principles of team empowerment, increased communication, transparency, and collaboration. Newly released Hansoft 6.0 contains a set of new features to simplify complexity for the Team, for QA and for the Enterprise.
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