SOURCE: Electric Cloud

June 16, 2009 13:17 ET

Independent Analyst Firm voke, inc. Names Electric Cloud as a 2009 voke Innovator

Company Recognized for Innovation and Contribution to Application Lifecycle

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - June 16, 2009) - Electric Cloud®, the leading provider of software production management (SPM) solutions, announced that it has been named a 2009 voke Innovator by the independent analyst firm voke, inc. for making a significant impact on the application lifecycle through optimization of the build, test and deploy process.

The 19 enterprise software companies chosen this year as voke Innovators demonstrate profound market impact while advancing innovation and transforming the global software lifecycle. Market impact and innovation is determined by acceptance, usefulness, and creativity of the solution. Lifecycle transformation is determined by ongoing communication, collaboration, and connectivity across constituents within the global lifecycle.

"Electric Cloud delivers a frequently missing solution to the market -- the ability to streamline the software production process on a scale that enterprise software development organizations require," said Theresa Lanowitz, founder and CEO of voke. "Gaining ROI from implementing software production management solutions makes organizations more productive and able to focus their efforts on strategic initiatives."

"We are honored to be recognized by voke for our innovations in application lifecycle productivity software," said Mike Maciag, CEO of Electric Cloud. "voke is an authority in the software systems that empower global companies, and is a trusted advisor to both the technology vendor and buyer communities."

Electric Cloud provides solutions for agile development, distributed development, virtualization, software quality, development process compliance, build management and build acceleration. In addition to automating and accelerating the build-test-deploy process, Electric Cloud has worked with customers around the world to achieve results such as:

--  Helped Intuit move from nightly builds to an agile, continuous
    integration approach, building many times throughout the day
--  For BioWare, Electric Cloud reduced broken builds by 90% and reduced
    build and test cycle times by 75%
--  Enabled Qualcomm to speed and execute more than 3,000 builds per day,
    supporting its teams distributed across 8 development locations in 5

The voke Innovator list is not an exhaustive list of any category. The complete library of 2009 voke Innovator publications is available to subscribers at

About voke

voke, founded in 2006, is a modern analyst firm focused on the edge of innovation. voke's primary coverage area is the application lifecycle and its global transformation, including virtualization, cloud computing, embedded systems and device software.

voke provides in depth coverage of core vendors and innovators in the application lifecycle market. Companies of all sizes, financial firms, and venture capital organizations turn to voke to harness strategic marketing, independent and impartial market observations and analysis to move markets beyond the status quo.

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About Electric Cloud

Electric Cloud is the leading provider of software production management (SPM) solutions. Electric Cloud solutions automate, accelerate and analyze software build-test-deploy processes to optimize both physical and virtual IT environments. The company's patented and award-winning products help development organizations to speed time to market, boost developer productivity, and improve software quality. Leading companies across a variety of industries, including semiconductors, enterprise IT, ISVs, mobile devices, and transactional Web sites rely on Electric Cloud's Software Production Management solutions to transform software production from a liability to a competitive advantage. For customer inquiries please contact Electric Cloud at (408) 419-4300 or

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