Austin, TX (PRWEB) April 17, 2014
Upland Software, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based enterprise work management applications, today announced that its EPM Live social project management and Tenrox project workforce management products were named as finalists for the 2014 SIIA Software CODiE Awards for Best Project Management Solution.
The SIIA CODiE Awards are a premier award for the software and information industries, and have been recognizing product excellence for 29 years. The awards have over 75 categories and are organized by industry focus of Content, Education, and Software.This year’s program features 28 Software categories, several of which are new or updated to reflect the latest industry trends. Winners will be announced during a special Awards dinner on May 21 in San Francisco during one of the industry's most significant ISV gatherings of SaaS, BI, and Cloud providers, Maximize.
The two Upland Software cloud applications named as finalists are tailored to address distinct project management needs. EPM Live enables organizations to improve work execution across the enterprise by extending project management and social collaboration to all areas of the business, regardless of focus. Featuring powerful resource, schedule, and task management capabilities, it also offers out-of-the-box apps and templates so clients can quickly deploy solutions just right for their specific business needs. With an intuitive interface built on Microsoft™ SharePoint, EPM Live’s ability to support any combination of waterfall, Agile, or ad hoc work make it an excellent tool for execution-focused PMOs - whether in IT or the business, or at the department or enterprise level. The Tenrox project workforce management application is designed for project-based businesses and services organizations. Its combination of project management, workforce management, and financial capabilities helps improve resource utilization, project delivery, and project-based expense and revenue management. With a powerful graphical workflow engine, strong time and expense capabilities and certified integrations to most major CRM and accounting systems, it is a great fit for businesses focused on external or billable projects, or departments operating under a “shared services” model where chargeback and time tracking are especially important.
“At Upland, our product strategy is centered on the conviction that a ‘one size fits all’ approach to software really amounts to ‘one size fits none.’ Different project management environments are best served by tools purpose-built to meet distinct requirements,” commented Ludwig Melik, President of Upland Software. “That two of our products have been named as finalists in the prestigious SIIA CODiE Awards is both an honor and evidence that we are succeeding in our aim to deliver best-of-breed applications.”
“This year’s CODiE Awards finalists showcase the innovation and creativity in today’s market. We are happy to recognize them for their products that are breaking ground in the software industry,” said Rhianna Collier, VP for the Software Division at SIIA. “I look forward to honoring all the finalists in May at our awards program at Maximize.”
Details about each finalist are listed at http://siia.net/codies/2014/finalists.asp
SIIA is a leading association representing the software and digital content industries. SIIA represents approximately 700 member companies worldwide that develop software and digital information content. Information technology (IT) and software security are critical issues to SIIA’s members, many of whom strive to develop safe, secure and state-of the-art products that effectively serve their commercial and government customers alike, while protecting their intellectual property.
The SIIA Software Division provides a forum for companies developing the applications, services, infrastructure and tools that are driving the software and services industry forward. For further information, visit http://www.siia.net/software.
About Upland Software
Upland is a leading provider of cloud-based enterprise work management software. Our family of applications helps transform how work gets done by enabling better alignment of resources with business objectives, real-time visibility, and increased governance and collaboration, resulting in improved productivity and business agility. From strategic planning to work execution, Upland helps more than 1,200 enterprise clients with 300,000 active users in over 50 countries drive results for critical business functions including information technology, marketing, finance, professional services, and process excellence. For more information, visit uplandsoftware.com.
Upland Software Contact: Matthew Barnett, 617.995.5749
SIIA Communications Contact: Laura Greenback, 410.533.1943, lgreenback(at)siia(dot)net