Perforce Software Partners with Taipei-based Firm to Target Taiwan Market

Alameda, Calif., December 6, 2011Perforce Software has partnered with Information Management Systems (IMS) to provide the Perforce version management system plus localized customer service to the Taiwan market. IMS, a provider of software development solutions and professional information technology services in Taiwan, is among the growing number of global sales partners Perforce has selected to deliver local market expertise.

"We recognize technology is only part of the sales proposition," said Michael Alessio, in charge of Perforce Software's Asia-Pacific partnerships. "Receiving exceptional consulting, training and customer care from a trusted local company is equally important. IMS has an impressive track record and shares our dedication to providing superior customer service."

According to IMS, most software developers in Taiwan are using open source version management tools.

"Many software developers in Taiwan are using open source version management tools to save cost. We see opportunities in many industries, particularly high-tech companies who are currently using freeware or file-based version control tools and need a more scalable system and better consulting services," said Yung Ho Hsiang, General Manager of IMS. "We look forward to introducing our customers to enterprise-grade version control by combining Perforce's advanced capabilities with local service and support."

About Information Management Systems

Information Management Systems is the leading provider of software development solutions and professional information technology services in Taiwan. Founded in 1987, with locations in Taipei Taiwan and a branch office in Shanghai. With 20 years of experiences and huge customer base, IMS is able to provide total solutions professionally for entire software cycle from beginning to end. IMS provides consulting services in utilizing tools for CMMI, ITIL, EAI platform implementations, and IV&V and testing center services. IMS's goal is to help our customer succeed by improving their productivity and quality with the right tools, technology and services. For more information, visit www.ims.com.tw

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.