PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/24/14 -- TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) today announced that tibbr® has been recognized by Info-Tech Research Group as a Champion in the Collaboration Platforms Landscape, with the highest Info-Tech Value Score of the vendor group and an additional trend setting award for most inventive new capability -- tibbr® Files.
"In only a few short years, tibbr has won the Info-Tech 'triple crown' of Champion, Innovator, and Best Value in this evaluation. It remains a great choice for any organization, but especially for value-conscious SMBs," said Ben Dickie, Senior Consulting Analyst at Info-Tech Research Group.
As enterprise collaboration platforms have matured, Info-Tech asserts that integration with other business applications is crucial to successful deployments, and should be a major evaluation criterion in a vendor landscape with large differentials. tibbr, as a collaboration platform with deep integration expertise from TIBCO, delivers discernible benefits to its customers through its rich integration ecosystem. tibbr offers access to third party apps -- including those for customer relationship management, visual collaboration, gamification, meeting management, and more. tibbr also integrates with top content management providers such as Huddle, Box, Dropbox, Google Drive and SharePoint® through its award-winning tibbr Files capability.
Among these accolades, tibbr was also recognized as a platform that has seen strong customer growth, as evidenced by its current user base of more than 6.8 million paying users and a new user growth rate of 333 percent in 2013. Info-Tech also acknowledged tibbr as an Exemplary Performer for Mobile Workforce Support, for its strong mobile offering for employees on-the-go.
"Customers increasingly expect more from enterprise collaboration solutions, and we at TIBCO are building ahead of the curve, in terms of the innovation we deliver, the integrations we enable, and the ease with which we facilitate collaboration, regardless of the device," said Leandro Perez, director, product marketing - TIBCO. "We're honored to be acknowledged by Info-Tech Research Group, and look forward to continuing to set the pace for what's possible in the ever-evolving workplace."
Info-Tech Research Group Vendor Landscape reports recognize outstanding vendors in the technology marketplace. Assessing vendors by the strength of their offering and their strategy for the enterprise, Info-Tech Research Group Vendor Landscapes pays tribute to the contribution of exceptional vendors in a particular category.
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With millions of paid users in more than 100 countries, tibbr is the enterprise social networking platform that is revolutionizing the way we work, collaborate, learn and share. tibbr connects people, applications and data in context in an entirely personal way. tibbr brings together what matters -- to individuals or groups -- to get work done better, faster. It's an open, intensely flexible platform that can be delivered on premise or in the cloud. Learn more about tibbr at www.tibbr.com.
TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) is a global leader in infrastructure and business intelligence software. Whether it's optimizing inventory, cross-selling products, or averting crisis before it happens, TIBCO uniquely delivers the Two-Second Advantage® -- the ability to capture the right information at the right time and act on it preemptively for a competitive advantage. With a broad mix of innovative products and services, TIBCO is the strategic technology partner trusted by businesses around the world. Learn more about TIBCO at www.tibco.com.
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