SOURCE: Rainmaker Systems

October 04, 2012 11:08 ET

Software Magazine Ranks Rainmaker Systems One of the World's Top Software Companies

CAMPBELL, CA--(Marketwire - Oct 4, 2012) - Rainmaker Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: RMKR), a leading global provider of B2B e-commerce solutions that drive online sales and renewals for products, subscriptions and training for clients and their channel partners, today announced its inclusion in Software Magazine's Software 500 ranking of the world's largest software and service providers.

Rainmaker's global B2B e-commerce platform is a simple, integrated, global solution that marries B2B focused technology with business process and sales expertise. The platform can be enhanced with global telesales agents to maximize revenue and customer satisfaction throughout the entire customer lifecycle.

"We are extremely pleased secure a spot in the Software 500 as one of the world's top software and services companies," said Michael Silton, chairman and chief executive officer. "Our latest e-commerce release and recent major customer wins confirm our strategy of providing e-commerce clients with the only true global e-commerce lifecycle solution for the B2B market."

"The 2012 Software 500 results show that revenue growth in the software and services industry was again healthy, with total Software 500 revenue of $643.6 billion worldwide for 2011, representing approximately 17 percent growth from the previous year's list," says John P. Desmond, editor, Software Magazine.

The Software 500 is a revenue-based ranking of the world's largest software and services suppliers, targeting medium to large enterprises, their IT professionals, software developers, and business managers involved in software and services purchasing.

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About Rainmaker
Rainmaker Systems, Inc. is a leading global provider of B2B e-commerce solutions that drive online sales and renewal for products, subscriptions and training for our clients and their channel partners. Rainmaker provides these solutions on a consistent, global basis supporting multiple payment methods, currencies and language capabilities. For more information, visit or call 800-631-1545.

NOTE: Rainmaker Systems, the Rainmaker logo, are registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. All other service marks or trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Contact Information

  • Rainmaker Systems Contacts:
    Timothy Burns
    Chief Financial Officer
    Rainmaker Systems, Inc.
    (512) 949-6021
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    Steve Polcyn
    Investor Relations
    Rainmaker Systems, Inc.
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    Software Magazine Contacts:
    Tom Tetreault
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    Cassandra Carnes
    managing editor
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