Calgary, Alberta – September 30, 2009 — Software Magazine, the Software Decision Journal has been a brand name in the industry for more than 30 years. Software Magazine and its related website, Softwaremag.com, comprise the online catalog to enterprise software and the home of the Software 500 ranking of the world’s largest software and services companies.
2009 marked Replicon’s fifth consecutive year on the Software 500 list, a notable acheivement, says Replicon’s CEO. “Being honored within the same category as Microsoft, IBM, and Oracle is a huge accomplishment for our team and we are very proud to once again be recognized on this list,” says Raj Narayanaswamy, Chief Executive Officer of Replicon.
“Innovation is alive and well in the software industry, and in this, the 26th year of the Software 500, new companies continue to rise up – more than 100 of them in this year’s ranking,” says John P. Desmond, Editor of Software Magazine and Softwaremag.com. “The total 2009 Software 500 revenue is $491.2 billion, an 8.7% increase over last year’s total software and services revenue of $451.8 billion.”
The editorial content focus of Softwaremag.com is aligned with the top business concerns of CIOs and IT managers, as defined by research from leading IT analyst firms including Gartner Group, The Standish Group, Meta Group, IDC and CSC Index.