Assembla

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Assembla
Assembla Logo.png
Type of site
Community / project hosting
Available in English, Spanish, Russian, Vietnamese
Owner Scaleworks Inc.
Website www.assembla.com
Commercial Yes
Launched 2005
Current status Online

Assembla is a set of cloud-based task and code management tools for software developers. Assembla is owned by Scaleworks Inc. and was created in 2005. It hosts over 100,000 commercial and open-source projects and is used by over 800,000 users in more than 100 countries.[1]

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Assembla was based in Needham, Massachusetts from 2003 - 2016.[2] The company was officially formed in 2005, headed by Andy Singleton, creator of PowerSteering Software.[3] [4]

Initially, Assembla offered free on-demand tools such as Trac and Subversion hosting. Assembla began charging for some of their products in October 2008.[5]

In 2012, Assembla partnered with Perforce Software to offer on-demand versions of Perforce’s Software Version Management that is integrated with team tools from Assembla.[6]

In 2013, Assembla released a Renzoku feature pack that includes Agile task and code management tools to facilitate a continuous release process.

In May of 2016, Assembla was purchased by Venture Equity provider Scaleworks. The company is currently based in downtown San Antonio, Texas.

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Assembla is a project management tool specializing in providing cloud-based version control services for code projects and agile software development.

Assembla hosts more than 100,000 client projects. Their customers range from game development firms, consultants, outsourcers, and digital agencies. Assembla offers Apache Subversion, Git, and Perforce code repositories. Additionally, Assembla integrates with tools such as Slack, GitHub, and JIRA.

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