Neelan is president and COO of Tasktop, where he manages sales, marketing, and business development, and guides the company’s mission to connect the world of software delivery. He also serves as a mentor at the Capital Factory and serves as an advisor to several startups around the US. He has extensive technology management experience, serving as the COO of Lexcycle (acquired by Amazon), COO of SpringSource (acquired by VMware), and President of SolarMetric (acquired by BEA Systems).

Tasktop Sync Now Supports Rich Hovers

An interesting feature in our most recent release of Tasktop Sync, which we announced on July 28th is the extension of our linking functionality to better support the native “rich hover” capabilities for IBM tools like RTC and DOORS Next Gen. This features allows you to specify a link as an Open Services for Lifecycle Collaboration (OSLC)-based link, which then combined with Tasktop Sync …

Why We Built Tasktop Data

We have a detailed web page that explains what Tasktop Data is and some great videos that explains what Tasktop Data does.  I thought it would be interesting for our readers to get some visibility into what were some of the drivers behind why we created Tasktop Data. Like many innovations, features, products, and integrations that we’ve created over …

Right Action, Right Time: Tasktop Raises Financing

After 7 years and growing to 70 people as a bootstrapped company, at the end of 2013, Tasktop made a decision to raise external financing.  We’re very proud of what we’ve achieved as a bootstrapped entity and the innovations we’ve created including Mylyn, the task-focused interface, co-authoring the Change Management portion of the OSLC specification, the …