Atlassian Marketplace Vendors Collaborate to Extend Efficiency of Atlassian Environments

ATLANTA February 21, 2018Forty8Fifty Labs, the DevOps and software development subsidiary of Verinext Systems, today announced a partnership with SoftwarePlant, provider of advanced project portfolio management solutions for Atlassian JIRA. Both Atlassian Marketplace vendors, Forty8Fifty Labs and SoftwarePlant deliver solutions to enhance the agility, efficiency and value of Atlassian JIRA.

“By partnering with other advanced Atlassian ecosystem providers such as SoftwarePlant, we are enhancing the time to value for our mutual customers,” said Rashad Neloms, Vice President Technology and Strategy, Forty8Fifty Labs. “SoftwarePlant’s innovative project portfolio management solutions, combined with our custom services and productivity enhancing apps such as SmartHandler for Mail, can powerfully enhance the power and efficiency of Atlassian JIRA.”

“Our partnership with Forty8Fifty Labs furthers our mission to enhance the productivity of teams that use Atlassian JIRA,” said Tom Kucharski, CEO, SoftwarePlant. “We are pleased to be offered as a preferred Atlassian Marketplace solution in the Forty8Fifty Labs portfolio of solutions.”

SoftwarePlant delivers advanced project portfolio management systems and tools for Atlassian JIRA. BigPicture and BigPicture Enterprise are project portfolio management solutions that organize teams’ work and plan a cadence-based roadmap. BigGantt allows users to create, schedule and analyze tasks and search and embed epics and stories from other JIRA projects. BigTemplate offers advanced exporting capabilities for JIRA. The company also offers Metrics to easily define and see project-level custom fields and Role Extensions for personalized roles for JIRA components. For more information visit

The SoftwarePlant suite of products joins Forty8Fifty Labs’ DevOps product portfolio of solutions for Atlassian environments. This portfolio also includes the Forty8Fifty Labs’ SmartHandler for Mail, an advanced email decisioning and automation solution for JIRA and JIRA Service Desk. For more information visit

About Forty8Fifty Labs

Forty8Fifty Labs is the DevOps and Agile Consulting, Services and Software Development subsidiary of Verinext Systems, Inc.  With decades of field-proven experience in solving the toughest challenges for today’s CIOs and the Development/Operations teams they lead, the Forty8Fifty Labs team unlocks the secrets to bringing your IT tools and your people together; accelerating your DevOps journey, improving collaboration, streamlining development, and reducing time to revenue.  Let us help you supercharge your business with our team’s unparalleled expertise, extensive partnerships, and custom tools and integrations. Learn more at