Company Selection Based on Multitenant Cloud Architecture, Near Total Revenue in the Cloud and Ease-of-Use

SAN MATEO, Calif. – March 2, 2016 – Clarizen, a global leader in collaborative work management software, today announced that it has been positioned as a leader in the IDC Worldwide Cloud Project and Portfolio Management (PPM) and PPM Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)* MarketScape. Clarizen was recognized for its strong workflow capabilities, focus IDC Research Logoon work management, collaboration capabilities, intuitive interface, configurable solution and cost-effective price points.

“IDC’s selection of Clarizen as a MarketScape Cloud PPM and PPM SaaS leader highlights our ongoing mission to help customers in today’s distributed workplace get work done – when, where and how they work,” said Boaz Chalamish, CEO at Clarizen. “True collaborative work management unites dispersed teams, simplifying work, reducing communication overload and providing 360-degree visibility throughout the enterprise. Clarizen enables employees to work more effectively, adapt to changes and complete quality work.”

Clarizen’s award-winning solution combines cross-company project management with configurable workflow automation, and has redefined collaboration for the enterprise by connecting social context, tasks and projects on a single scalable enterprise platform.

IDC evaluated 14 vendors for its Cloud PPM and PPM SaaS MarketScape. Companies were assessed on their solution’s usability, strength of PPM capabilities, percentage of cloud revenue share, cloud architecture,functionality, customer service and pricing.

To purchase the full IDC MarketScape on Worldwide Cloud PPM and PPM SaaS 2015-2016, please click here. To learn more about Clarizen’s offerings, please view a product tour, or subscribe to the Clarizen blog.

*IDC Marketscape: Worldwide Cloud PPM and PPM SaaS 2015-2016 Vendor Assessment –Facilitating PPM Adoption and Business Optimization, (Doc # US40688615, December 2015).

About IDC MarketScape
IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT (information and communications technology) suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor’s position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT and telecommunications vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a 360-degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.

About IDC
International Data Corporation (IDC) is the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events for the information technology, telecommunications and consumer technology markets. IDC helps IT professionals, business executives, and the investment community make fact-based decisions on technology purchases and business strategy. More than 1,100 IDC analysts provide global, regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities and trends in over 110 countries worldwide. For 50 years, IDC has provided strategic insights to help our clients achieve their key business objectives. IDC is a subsidiary of IDG, the world’s leading technology media, research, and events company.

About Clarizen
Clarizen is a collaborative work management solution designed for people who value their time, and for organizations that value cross-company engagement. Built on a secure, scalable platform, Clarizen brings together project management, configurable workflow automation and in-context collaboration to create a meaningful engagement experience that allows everyone to work the way they work best. Everyone involved can track projects, communicate effortlessly and participate on their terms. When employees can connect to a larger and more meaningful purpose, progress is not only clear, it’s accelerated. Organizations of all sizes, across 79 countries already rely on Clarizen to help engage their people and move their business forward. The company is privately held with office locations including San Mateo (California), Tel Aviv and London. To learn more, visitclarizen.com.

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