Perforce Announced as the 2019 Winner of the CEDEC Award For Engineering

Helix Core honored for significantly streamlining version control for large assets in game development

MINNEAPOLIS, September 10, 2019 – Perforce Software, a provider of solutions to enterprise teams requiring productivity, visibility, and scale along the development lifecycle, was recently announced the winner of the 2019 Computer Entertainment Developers Conference (CEDEC) Award for Engineering for Helix Core.

The CEDEC Awards have been presented annually for outstanding game developers and games since 2008. The other 2019 nominees in Engineering included Microsoft Corporation, Lizardcube, Amazon Web Service Japan, and Mirativ Inc.

“We are honored to receive this award,” said Mark Ties, CEO at Perforce. “Our customers are at the heart of what we do every day. And we take great pride in helping game development studios, both big and small, manage their large assets effectively.”

Helix Core is an industry leading tool for AAA game development, with integrations for the most popular gaming engines and design tools. 19 of the top 20 AAA game development studios use Helix Core for version control.

Nintendo Labo (Nintendo, Inc.), a customer of Perforce, was also named this year’s winner in Game Design.

For a full list of winners, visit the CEDEC 2019 website.

About Perforce

Enterprises across the globe rely on Perforce to build and deliver digital products faster and with higher quality. Perforce offers complete developer collaboration and agile project management tools to accelerate delivery cycles — from agile planning tools to requirements, issues and test management, which then link to all source code, binary assets and artifacts for full build and release tracking and visibility. The company’s version control solutions are well known for securely managing change across all digital content — source code, art files, video files, images, libraries — while supporting the developer and build tools your teams need to be productive, such as Git, Visual Studio, Jenkins, Adobe, Maya and many others. Perforce is trusted by the world’s most innovative brands, including NVIDIA, Pixar, Scania, Ubisoft, and VMware. The company has offices in Minneapolis, MN, Alameda, CA, Mason, OH, the United Kingdom, Finland, Sweden, Germany, and Australia, and sales partners around the globe. For more information, please visit

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