Innovation is at the heart of software development, and it's the name of the game in the Enterprise 2.0 Launch Pad competition. Held in conjunction with both the Santa Clara and Boston editions of the 2010 Enterprise 2.0 Conference, Launch Pad produced four finalists at each site -- the best of the best applications produced and submitted to the competition that year. Best of all? Entering Launch Pad was free, and open to all software developers -- large and small -- who were building, launching
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Itensil's Team Orchestrator is a cloud-based collaboration and project management tool. A key feature of the software is its "Reusable Process" function, which aims to address the problem of managers starting from scratch on every task and duplication effort. In fact, virtually all of the features share a similar overarching goal: Efficiency, or what Itensil calls "repeatable team success." Predefined team assignments, one-click handoffs, and in-progress project reviews are among other notable tools. "We are honored to be selected as a finalist in the premier enterprise 2.0 product competition," said Keith Patterson, founder and CEO of Itensil, said in a statement. "We are looking forward to demonstrating instant knowledge capture as reusable applications."
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