Press for Software, Systems and Services

Demandware, Inc., the global leader in on-demand ecommerce, today announced that Reitmans, Canada's largest ladies apparel retailer, has selected Demandware as the ecommerce foundation for its multi-brand online business. Reitmans will use the Demandware® eCommerce Platform to build, launch and manage multiple sites across several branded divisions and help accelerate the growth of its online channel.  

Silicon Valley Bank, financial partner to technology companies of all sizes worldwide, led a $35 million debt financing for Highwinds, a content, network and hosted IP services business that offers a comprehensive suite of services including CDN, IP transit, content storage and IP software.  Highwinds' platform and global network are trusted by top brands to deliver live event streaming, on-demand video and large file downloads to millions of global users every day.  

QUMAS, a leading provider of regulatory compliance solutions, today announced that Chiesi, an international research-focused group dedicated to developing innovative pharmaceutical solutions, has selected QUMAS DocCompliance™ as its enterprise regulatory content management solution. With QUMAS, Chiesi now has a single solution deployed across the Research and Development groups based in Italy, France, and the US, that manages all of the documentation required for regulatory submissions.

While the world economy suffered in 2009, mobile open source projects experienced robust growth, according to an analysis by Black Duck Software that reflects the relative health of the mobile industry and growing interest in applications developed on open source software (OSS) platforms. Black Duck Software is the leading global provider of products and services for accelerating software development through the managed use of open source software. Black Duck's KnowledgeBase -- the industry's most comprehensive database of open source project information -- was used to analyze 2009 trends in mobile open source development.