The mission of ATS is to help public agencies deliver services to their constituents through innovative technology solutions developed using agile software development methodologies.
Agile Technology Solutions (ATS) helps public agencies develop high-volume, highly scalable and multi-device-compatible Software as a Service (SaaS) web applications to meet public needs. Its major project currently is the development of KITE®, a SaaS-based testing platform that is used by multiple state departments of education. Incorporating the latest software technology solutions, KITE can deliver a variety of test items, including technology-enhanced item types, in a variety of ways so that students with a wide range of skills and abilities can access the assessments and their related content. KITE has cross-platform/multi-device support and is supported on desktops, laptops and tablets. KITE is a secure system based on ongoing research in universal design, usability and fairness. ATS also works with the Center for Public Partnerships and Research (CPPR) on DAISEY™, another SaaS-based data-collection and reporting application.