SOURCE: TechExcel

March 05, 2007 11:55 ET

TechExcel Announces Midway to Utilize DevTrack Project Management Software

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 5, 2007 -- Game Developers Conference San Francisco -- TechExcel, Inc., the leading provider of Knowledge-centric Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) software, today announced that Midway, a leading interactive entertainment industry publisher and developer, has chosen TechExcel's DevTrack project tracking application to help manage its software development process. The application, a comprehensive tool for managing the implementation of software projects, will enable the company to coordinate workflows, issues and tasks, even among teams of developers distributed around the world.

"Midway has spent the last few years systematizing our product development processes to maximize creativity and improve efficiency and sharing across our worldwide studios. We have chosen DevTrack as a tool to help facilitate cross-team development and to track and manage change requests and development issues," said Michael Weilbacher, chief technology officer, Midway Amusement Games. "We look forward to working with TechExcel."

"DevTrack's ability to help distributed teams collaborate is a major plus for an interactive entertainment software developer like Midway," said Tieren Zhou, CEO and chief software architect at TechExcel. "The task-driven orientation of the product will help Midway quickly achieve the highest quality software at the fastest possible speed, while also establishing best practices in development, beta testing, defect resolution and more."

About TechExcel DevTrack

TechExcel DevTrack is the market-leading project- and issue-tracking tool for Knowledge-centric Application Lifecycle Management, helping to ensure that quality products are developed and delivered on time and on budget. By comprehensively tracking and managing all product defects, change requests, and other development issues, DevTrack facilitates teamwork between different users, teams, and even customers.

For more information about DevTrack and TechExcel, please call 925-871-3931, by email at, or visit the company's website at

About TechExcel:

TechExcel, Inc. is a leading provider in unified Application Lifecycle Management and Support and Service solutions that bridge the divide between product development and service/support. This enables enterprises to focus on strategic goals of product design, project planning, development and testing, as well as enabling transparent visibility with all customer-facing initiatives. Founded in 1995 and headquartered in Lafayette, California, TechExcel maintains over 1,500 customers in more than 42 countries worldwide. For more information, visit or call 925-871-3900 in the United States or +44(0)208 322 7750 in the United Kingdom.

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