Urban Turtle finalist at the OCTAS 2013

On April 10th, Pyxis /studio assisted to the unveiling of the finalists at the OCTAS 2013, a contest organized by Réseau ACTION TI. Dominic Danis, Product Director of Urban Turtle, and Martin Landreville, Pyxis /studio’s vice-president of solutions and products, happily accepted Urban Turtle’s nomination in the “Commercial Success” category.


The world of Agility, more specifically the Scrum framework, is in high demand by organizations looking to improve their software development practices. Urban Turtle is a set of Agile modules for Microsoft’s Team Foundation Server platform. More specifically, it seamlessly integrates with Team Web Access (the platform’s web portal). In fact, Urban Turtle offers teams around the world a set of Agile tools that facilitate the planning, execution, and follow-up of their projects.

Our application of Agile methods allows us to deliver value every month. Here is our objective for 2013: 12 versions in 12 months.

“Since the very first version in 2008, we are working to make software development simpler. After 5 years and 3 versions, we are very proud of all that we have accomplished. I would like to thank the Urban Turtle team members and all Pyxissians who contribute to the commercial success of our product,” says Dominic Danis, Product Director.

“We make considerable efforts to provide value to end users and to improve our product. Urban Turtle is in line with the /studio’s mission, and I am very proud of the work accomplished by the team,” indicates Martin Landreville, vice-president of solutions and product at Pyxis /studio.

 The team is looking forward to May 25th to find out the winner in the “Commercial Success” category. We wish the entire Urban Turtle team good luck!