Alameda, Calif. (Vocus) February 12, 2008
Perforce Software announced that it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the “Visionaries” quadrant in the “Magic Quadrant for Software Change and Configuration Management for Distributed Platforms, 2008” report. Perforce SCM is an award-winning tool that versions and manages source code and digital assets for enterprises large and small. Perforce is easy to install, learn and administer; seamlessly handles distributed development, and supports developers across a large number of operating systems.
Christopher Seiwald, president and chief technology officer of Perforce Software said,
“Gartner’s positioning of Perforce in the ‘Visionaries’ quadrant confirms that our focus on extending Perforce’s lead to support massive installations and globally distributed development is on target. In addition to our technology, we deliver superior customer support service at a price point that is very difficult for traditional vendors to match. This combination will continue to improve our position in the SCM market.”
About the Magic Quadrant
The Magic Quadrant is copyrighted January 23, 2008 by Gartner, Inc. and is reused with permission. The Magic Quadrant is a graphical representation of a marketplace at and for a specific time period. It depicts Gartner's analysis of how certain vendors measure against criteria for that marketplace, as defined by Gartner. Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in the Magic Quadrant, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors placed in the "Leaders" quadrant. The Magic Quadrant is intended solely as a research tool, and is not meant to be a specific guide to action. Gartner disclaims all warranties, express or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
Gartner, Inc., Magic Quadrant for Software Change and Configuration Management for Distributed Platforms, 2008, by Jim Duggan and Daniel B. Stang, January 23, 2008
About the Perforce SCM System
Perforce, the Fast Software Configuration Management System is an award-winning tool that versions and manages source code and and digital assets for enterprises large and small. Perforce is easy to install, learn and administer; seamlessly handles distributed development, and supports developers across a large number of platforms. Perforce ensures development integrity by grouping multi-file updates into atomic changes, enables concurrent development, and intelligently manages multiple software releases using its Inter-File Branching system.
About Perforce Software
Founded in 1995, Perforce Software Inc. develops, markets, and supports Perforce, the Fast Software Configuration Management System. Perforce Software is headquartered in Alameda, Calif., and sells worldwide. The company has international operations in Europe, Japan and Australia. In addition to application software companies, Perforce customers represent a broad range of industries including game development, electronics, pharmaceutical and financial services.