Perforce Signs ReleaseTEAM as Its First U.S. Sales Partner

ALAMEDA, Calif. (March 25, 2014) - Perforce Software today announced its partnership with DevOps and Software Configuration Management (SCM) consulting company ReleaseTEAM. With more companies focused on developing higher-quality software faster, version management and collaboration solutions have become a key competitive advantage. This partnership will add new tools to ReleaseTEAM’s portfolio of commercial SCM solutions and open more U.S. sales channels for Perforce.

Research shows that a majority of software organizations across industries are moving to Continuous Delivery practices. The automated systems that are central to Continuous Delivery increase the need for having a highly scalable version management system in place – one that can support large file sizes, increased transaction volumes and multi-site teams. It also requires a best-of-breed approach that can create an additional need for the expertise offered by leading consultants like ReleaseTEAM.

“We’ve noticed the advances Perforce has made in SCM over the years and watched the company become the versioning engine behind some of the most innovative companies in the world,” said Shawn Doyle, CEO of ReleaseTEAM. “As consultants, we’re trusted to stay on top of industry trends and offer our customers the best technology available for their needs. Bringing Perforce into our portfolio has helped deepen our expertise in Continuous Delivery, which our customers are asking about more than ever before.”

ReleaseTEAM is the leading DevOps and SCM consulting firm in the United States. The company employs a wide range of specialized engineers and tools administrators with in depth knowledge and competitive insights on all aspects of software lifecycle management.

“With their stellar reputation as trusted advisors to federal agencies and others looking to migrate from legacy systems to solutions better suited to their current and future needs, we couldn’t think of a better partner to work with than ReleaseTEAM,” said Christopher Seiwald, CEO of Perforce. “Our industry has seen a lot of change recently and we’re looking forward to working with ReleaseTEAM to help organizations take advantage of new practices like Continuous Delivery.”

ReleaseTEAM has joined Perforce’s global network of sales partners across Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific and India, which serves customers in more than 100 countries worldwide.

About ReleaseTEAM

ReleaseTEAM is committed to providing custom, state-of-the-art technology Software Configuration Management solutions based on our many years of experience and knowledge in the engineering discipline of Software Configuration Management. Our solutions improve communication by removing walls between departments and providing managers with better information to make effective business decisions. The TEAM in ReleaseTEAM stands for our network of Release Engineering professionals that are available to tackle your CM issues. You will be able to tap into our combined years of software development experience. ReleaseTEAM employs the best Software Configuration Management, Build Engineers and Release Engineering consultants. For more information, visit www.releaseteam.com

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 www.perforce.com.

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