321 Gang – Newsletter – August – 2023

321 Gang Joins the SodiusWillert Group!

A Strategic Move to Strengthen Engineering and Development of Advanced, Mission-Critical Systems and Software

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., August 10, 2023 (Newswire.com) – SodiusWillert Group, a global software provider specializing in engineering data integration, is delighted to announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement to integrate 321 Gang, a renowned US-based Software Engineering specialist, into its holding. This strategic merger aims to enhance the engineering and development of large, mission-critical systems and software, bolstering customer support in both Europe and the US… READ the whole press release HERE.


Partner News and Announcements


Look for us at the Engineering Lifecycle Management Symposium/Workshop in Detroit on September 19th and 20th! There is still time to register and 321 Gang’s Peter Luckey will be presenting “How pure::variants Enhances the IBM Engineering Lifecycle Management Product Line Engineering Experience”

Product Line Engineering is of critical importance in the auto industry because it enables efficient development and management of diverse vehicle models, features, and configurations, allowing automakers to meet varying customer demands and rapidly adapt to market trends, without duplicating efforts or compromising quality. READ


Overview & summary of Planview market-leading portfolio and work management solutions.
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As a valued Planview partner, 321 Gang has the experience, expertise, and resources to help you succeed. The Planview portfolio of products empowers organizations to streamline work processes, enhance collaboration, optimize resources, and drive innovation.

If you are interested in learning more about Planview solutions and how 321 Gang can help, contact us at info@321gang.com


Check out GitLab’s AI capabilities! GitLab puts billions of lines of code at your fingertips. Code Suggestions uses open-source pre-trained models that are continuously fine-tuned with a customized open-source dataset to enable multi-language support and additional use cases. Learn more HERE.

GitLab was named a Leader in the 2023 Gartner Magic Quadrant for DevOps Platforms! Read HERE

Read our BLOG DevOps vs DevSecOps?

Jira Align

Why Jira AlignTransformation starts with connected teams.

  • Get real-time visibility
  • Align every team to strategy
  • Optimize for customer value

Jira Align is the only platform that lets you implement and extend any framework at scale, including hybrid and custom frameworks.

Read Choosing the Right Solution for Your Agile Journey


IBM Engineering Lifecycle Management Model Based Systems Engineering and Product Development Symposium and Open Labs

You are cordially invited to the 2023 Midwest ELM Symposium on the 19th and 20th of September 2023. The event will take place on Tuesday with open labs the following day. Subject Matter and industry Experts will be present both days to answer questions. This will be a great opportunity to network with other ELM customers, business partners, and IBMers.

Look for presentations from 321 Gang and SodiusWillert!

ELM Symposium Topics include:

  • Product Updates and Roadmap
  • Agile Planning
  • Rhapsody
  • Automotive Extensions (AUTOSAR, FIDL, etc)
  • pure::variants Integration
  • Requirements Validation with Test Management
  • Managing Requirements for Complex Systems

Also, don’t miss the IBM TechXchange Conference 2023 happening September 11-14 in Las Vegas.

TechXchange 2023 is a technical conference designed with users, for users, to advance their skills and expertise through open access to the world of IBM.

Read our IBM Case Stories from Wabtec, General Dynamics, Nippon Seiki International and more!

Scaled Agile, Inc

The SAFe Summit in Nashville is underway this week! “Nothing beats an Agile team; except for a team of Agile teams working towards a common goal.” If you aren’t there in person, on-demand access will be available in 6 – 8 weeks.

Why SAFe? It’s the Framework of Choice for Leading Organizations

More than 1,000,000 practitioners and 20,000 enterprises worldwide in nearly every industry trust the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®). Gartner names SAFe the #1 most considered and adopted framework for scaling Agile.

SAFe gives you a bridge to a new, more agile way of working, so you can respond to disruptive competitors, adapt to changing customer expectations, adjust to market shifts, and capitalize on opportunities.

Industry-Related News

IBM Completes Acquisition of Apptio Inc.

The Powerful Synergy of MBSE and Product Line Engineering in the Medical Device Industry

The ROI of Modern Variant Management in Systems Development

321 Gang Joins the SodiusWillert Group – Full Press Release 

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