Vocus embraced the on-demand software model early on and we are pleased that others continue to recognize our leadership in this growing industry.
Lanham, MD (PRWEB) August 21, 2006
Vocus, Inc. (http://www.vocus.com), a leading provider of on-demand software for corporate communications and public relations, announced today that it has again been recognized as one of the world’s top 50 ASP’s by ASPNews, and has also been named one of the top 25 ASP providers for the Software-as-a Service (SaaS) and Business Service Provider category. ASPNews is a leading source of news and analysis on the application service provider (ASP) industry and has recognized Vocus as a leader in the market every year since 2002.
Vocus was chosen based on its position as an innovator and recognized leader in the online delivery of software-based services. Additional criteria for inclusion on the list included a substantial and active customer base, proven revenue streams, and a core business that focused on network-based applications and/ or services.
"The combination of the Internet and the on-demand software model has provided tremendous benefits for organizations of all kinds, including faster implementation, lower up-front costs, and higher ROI," said Rick Rudman, President and CEO, Vocus, Inc. "Vocus embraced the on-demand software model early on and we are pleased that others continue to recognize our leadership in this growing industry.”
Vocus provides an integrated on-demand software suite for PR professionals. The Vocus on-demand software suite manages media and analyst relationships; interactive email campaigns; projects and news; files, documents and other collateral; and online newsrooms. The software also analyzes media coverage and other PR information to provide real-time feedback on the effectiveness of PR campaigns and early intelligence on trends unfolding in the press.
About Vocus, Inc.
Vocus (NASDAQ: VOCS) is a leading provider of on-demand software for corporate communications and public relations. Our web-based software suite helps organizations of all sizes manage local and global relationships and communications with journalists, analysts, public officials and other key audiences. Our software helps customers manage media relations, news monitoring and analysis, interactive email campaigns, online newsrooms, and government relations activities. Vocus software is delivered as an easy-to-use and cost-effective annual subscription, with no need for internal hardware, software or IT support. Our software is currently available in four languages, and is in use by customers around the world. Vocus is based in Lanham, MD with offices in North America and Europe. For more information please visit http://www.vocus.com or call 800.345.5572.
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