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Fraunhofer FIT announces CloudTeams collaborative software development platform – join it for free

10.01.2017

The CloudTeams Collaboration Platform enables end users and software developers to collaborate in early stages of software creation and helps software teams to deliver better software products for end users. Now, http://CloudTeams.eu is online and open for beta testers for free.

Software developers register their software project on the platform, draft campaigns with questionnaires, select their target group, and ask end users for their feedback on the project idea, mock-ups, and prototypes.


CloudTeams Kollaborationsplattform

© Foto: CloudTeams.eu

End users fill in their profile, follow interesting software projects, get notified of and participate in running campaigns, and collect rewards for their feedback. The interaction between the end user and developer community happens in a privacy respectful way as data of end user is anonymized.

More benefits for software teams are advanced team collaboration and project management tools, and connectors to popular third-party services for software development and testing.

CloudTeams targets startups and SMEs, as well as tech-savvy customers. Start-ups and SMEs, having not the time and money to find a matching target group and gain deep market insights, collaboratively develop software that meets the customers’ needs. Tech-savvy customers, being interested in current developments from software teams and willing to do a little work for influencing future developments, make their voice heard by developers.

CloudTeams in 60 seconds shows how CloudTeams works: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OpPrR4uXchY

Fraunhofer FIT is the coordinator of CloudTeams, leads the development of the CloudTeams Collaboration Platform, and develops the team platform component for the developer community. The team platform is an extension of the groupware system BSCW which is in the market since more than 20 years. BSCW has been extended and newly designed to the CloudTeams requirements.

CloudTeams – Collaborative Software Development Framework based on Trusted, Secure Cloud-based Pool of Users is co-funded by The European Union’s Framework Program for Research and Innovation – Horizon 2020. Partners: Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Information Technology FIT (DE), NTUA – National Technical University of Athen (GR), FZI Forschungszentrum Informatik (DE), SILO – SingularLogic (GR), YASAD – Turkish Software Industrialists Association (TR), Booreiland (NL).

Weitere Informationen:

http://cloudteams.eu

Alex Deeg | Fraunhofer-Institut für Angewandte Informationstechnik FIT

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