Press for Black Duck Software

Continuing on its trajectory of rapid growth, Black Duck Software today announced that Q1 bookings surged by 80 percent compared to the same period in 2009. Strong performance across all sectors and growth in new customer licenses and professional services drove results, with new clients including Siemens Enterprise Communications GmbH, Iron Mountain, and Cloudera signing on.

Black Duck Software, the leading global provider of products and services for accelerating software development through the managed use of open source software, today announced new training and certification programs for reseller and legal partners in addition to new strategic alliances extending Black Duck's reach into multiple markets, industries and regions across the globe. New partner services and alliances demonstrate the growth of the Black Duck Partner Program (www.blackducksoftware.com/partners) and support its mission to help businesses and organizations capitalize on the benefits of using open source software in multi-source development.

Black Duck Software, the leading global provider of products and services for accelerating software development through the managed use of open source software, has entered into a partnership agreement to develop and deliver IP Management Consulting Services with Olliance Group, the leading open source business and strategy consulting firm and creator of the Open Source Think Tank.

CollabNet®, the leader in Agile application lifecycle management (Agile ALM), announced today that three leading companies have joined CollabNet's collabXchange™, an online marketplace for openCollabNet® members that offers added-value integrations and extensions to CollabNet TeamForge™ and Subversion. The new partners are Black Duck Software, a leading provider of products and services for accelerating software development through the managed use of open source software; Blueprint Software Systems, the market leader in requirements definition solutions; and OpenMake Software, the leader in build and release management solutions and services. openCollabNet members can download CollabNet open source integrations and discover partner solutions at www.collab.net/collabXchange. Free openCollabNet memberships are available at www.collab.net/community.

Black Duck on collabXchange™.