Pitney Bowes Business Insight Named to Software Magazine’s 28th Annual Software 500

TROY, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pitney Bowes Business Insight today announced its inclusion on Software Magazine’s Software 500 ranking of the world’s largest software and service providers, now in its 28th year.

Pitney Bowes Business Insight was ranked 113th in Business Intelligence Analytics, with software revenue of approximately $347 million. 

 “The 2010 Software 500 results show that revenue growth in the software and services industry was healthy, with total Software 500 revenue of $491.7 billion worldwide for 2009 representing virtually flat growth from the previous year,” said John P. Desmond, editor of Software Magazine and Softwaremag.com. 
 
“The Software 500 helps CIOs, senior IT managers and IT staff research and create the short list of business partners,” Desmond said. “It is a quick reference of vendor viability. And the online version, to be posted at www.Softwaremag.com

“It is an honor for Pitney Bowes Business Insight to be named to the 2010 Software 500 ranking,” said John O’Hara, president, Pitney Bowes Business Insight. “Our success as one of the largest software providers in the world is driven by our commitment toinnovation, and we look forward to continuing to provide solutions to help our customers acquire, serve and grow their businesses into 2011 and beyond.” 
 
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. 
 
Some 47% percent of the 2010 Software 500 companies are privately held.

Go to www.Softwaremag.com and click on Subscribe to be among the first to see the 2010 Software 500. It is being released first in the digital publication. 

The ranking is based on total worldwide software and services revenue for 2009. This includes revenues from software licenses, maintenance and support, training and software-related services and consulting. Suppliers are not ranked on their total corporate revenue, since many have other lines of business, such as hardware. The financial information was gathered by a survey prepared by King Content Co. and posted at www.Softwaremag.com, as well as from public documents. 

About Digital Software Magazine, the Software Decision Journal, and Softwaremag.com

Digital Software Magazine, the Software Decision Journal, has been a brand name in the high-tech industry for 30 years. Softwaremag.com, its Web counterpart, is the online catalog to enterprise software and the home of the Software 500 ranking of the world’s largest software and services companies. Software Magazine and Softwaremag.com are owned and operated by King Content Co. 
 
About Pitney Bowes Business Insight
Pitney Bowes Business Insight, a division of Pitney Bowes Software Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pitney Bowes Inc., provides leading enterprises with solutions to acquire, serve and grow customer relationships. Our software and services enable organizations to turn data into critical customer insight that provides the competitive advantage required to succeed in today’s global markets. With a deeper understanding of its customers, organizations can establish meaningful connections and build more profitable customer relationships. Visit http://www.pbinsight.com and http://www.pb.com for more information.