SOURCE: Genius Inside

Genius Inside

June 16, 2010 00:01 ET

Genius Inside Included in Leading Industry Analyst Firm's 2010 PPM for IT Magic Quadrant

Evaluation Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute

MONTREAL and GENEVA--(Marketwire - June 16, 2010) -  Genius Inside, a leading provider of project management software, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Niche Players quadrant of the 2010 PPM for IT Magic Quadrant.i

Genius Inside's position in the Niche Players quadrant was determined based on its "Completeness of Vision" (criteria includes: Market Understanding; Marketing Strategy; Sales Strategy; Offering (Product) Strategy; Business Model; Vertical/Industry Strategy; Innovation; and Geographic Strategy) as well as its "Ability to Execute" (criteria includes: Product/Service; Overall Viability (Business Unit, Financial, Strategy, Organization); Sales Execution/Pricing; Market Responsiveness and Track Record; Marketing Execution; Customer Experience; and Operations).

"We are honored to be included in the 2010 PPM for IT Magic Quadrant and look forward to working with Gartner over the coming years," said Christophe Borlat, managing director, sales and marketing at Genius Inside. "While we believe our track record and longstanding commitment to our customers helped us achieve this recognition, we will not rest on this achievement and will continue, as we have for many years, to drive innovation and best solutions for our loyal customers around the world."

Genius Project encompasses every strategic and tactical project management function, from workflow and e-mail notifications to "what if?" analysis, risk and resource management, timesheet and expense reporting, portfolio management and collaboration features.

Genius Project is available in three deployment options: Genius Project On-Demand, Genius Project Enterprise and Genius Project for Domino. Genius Project On-Demand is a subscription-based service and Genius Project Enterprise is a hosted on-premise option. It extends the Genius Project application functionality to users working on any operating system and messaging platform. Genius Project For Domino, designed for IBM Lotus Notes users, also integrates with Microsoft Project for cross-platform communication.

About the Magic Quadrant
The Magic Quadrant is copyrighted 2010 by Gartner, Inc. and is reused with permission. The Magic Quadrant is a graphical representation of a marketplace at and for a specific time period. It depicts Gartner's analysis of how certain vendors measure against criteria for that marketplace, as defined by Gartner. Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in the Magic Quadrant, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors placed in the "Leaders" quadrant. The Magic Quadrant is intended solely as a research tool, and is not meant to be a specific guide to action. Gartner disclaims all warranties, express or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

About Genius Inside
Established in 1997, Genius Inside develops project management software that improves project selection, planning, staffing, execution and tracking. More than 55,000 users at 500 customers across the globe use Genius Inside's proven Web- and IBM Lotus Notes-based solutions. They are supported by European and North American offices and a global reseller network. For more information please visit www.geniusinside.com.


i Gartner 2010 PPM for IT Magic Quadrant by Daniel Stang and Audrey Apfel, June 1, 2010.