SOURCE: Skire, Inc.

March 08, 2007 14:19 ET

Skire Positioned in Integrated Workplace Management Systems Magic Quadrant

MENLO PARK, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 8, 2007 -- Skire, Inc. (http://www.skire.com), the leading provider of capital project, facility lifecycle and project portfolio management solutions, today announced that the company has been positioned in the December 2006 Magic Quadrant for Integrated Workplace Management Systems (IWMS), from Gartner, Inc., a leading research and advisory firm.(1)

The company's flagship Unifier solution provides a robust, flexible and intuitive solution for facility owners, managers, consultants, and engineering partners across all phases of facility ownership. Skire's solution set is known for its highly configurable business process automation and cost control capabilities, which utilizes a set of pre-configured forms, templates and workflows for project management, procurement, real estate, maintenance and other workplace activities.

"We are thrilled to be recognized in the IWMS Magic Quadrant for 2006," said Massy Mehdipour, chief executive officer of Skire. "We believe this recognition points to Skire's deep understanding of our customers' needs for a comprehensive solution addressing all aspects of the lifecycle."

About Skire

Skire, Inc. is the leading provider of Capital Program, Facility Lifecycle and Project Portfolio Management software. Since 1998, we have been providing end-to-end solutions for hundreds of organizations, including market-leading Fortune 500® companies, leading government agencies and universities from across the country. Skire helps organizations of all sizes increase productivity, enhance visibility, control costs and accelerate schedules. Our products and services are truly unique in the marketplace because we provide unparalleled flexibility, robust capabilities, and a thorough understanding of your industry. To learn more, please visit us at http://www.skire.com or contact us at 1-866-GoSkire or via email at unifier@skire.com.

(1) Gartner, Inc., "Magic Quadrant for Integrated Workplace Management Systems, 2006," by Michael A. Bell, December 19, 2006.

The Gartner Magic Quadrant is copyrighted December 2006 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.

Contact Information

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    John Leet
    Skire, Inc.
    (360) 993.0920
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