P4 Blog

  • February 10, 2016

    Salesforce.com is so ubiquitous with customer relationship management (CRM) that it has spawned its own development platform—Force.com—for deploying new applications on top of it. Hundreds of companies have staked their business on creating applications using this platform.

  • February 09, 2016

    The recent GitHub outage affected a large number of people despite being relatively short. It highlights something the industry is just now coming to realize: the distributed nature of DVCS is a myth.

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  • February 08, 2016

    The Perforce Global Sales Summit kicked off 2016 with a burst of excitement. Attendees included our own sales team and technical experts, as well as representatives from partner companies across three continents.
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  • February 04, 2016

    Perforce Versionary Awards recognize companies large and small that leverage the power of Perforce Helix to set the standard for innovation in their industries. 

    2016 marks the third year of the Versionaries and the first year since we renamed our platform Helix. Whether you still call your versioning engine P4D or Helix, we want to hear from you. So much so that we’ll give every customer who submits an entry a $50 Amazon gift card and we’ll also donate $25 to Doctors Without Borders. 

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  • February 02, 2016

    Today I get to share the big news that Perforce Software is being acquired by Summit Partners, a growth investment firm. This is great news on multiple fronts—for me personally, for Perforce customers, and for my successor, Janet Dryer. 

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  • February 01, 2016

    By now you should be well versed in initializing, cloning and administrating local servers. We now come to a more interesting use case: local streams[1].

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