Press for Software, Systems and Services

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.

Jumptap, the leading mobile advertising solutions provider, today announced a new self-service application for publishers of mobile websites and mobile applications, including iPhone and Android. Publishers can quickly and easily integrate their properties into the Jumptap mobile ad network and gain access to hundreds of leading advertisers looking to reach consumers on mobile sites and in smart phone applications.

QUMAS, the leading provider of Compliance Solutions to highly regulated companies, has won the Deloitte Best Managed Companies Award.

At a Gala Awards Symposium held on Friday 5th March at the Burlington Hotel in Dublin and attended by An Taoiseach, Mr. Brian Cowen T.D., QUMAS was named as one of Ireland's Best Managed Companies by Deloitte. The Deloitte Best Managed Companies awards program, in association with Bank of Scotland (Ireland), was developed to recognize Irish companies operating at the highest levels of business performance. The program identifies the best managed companies through an evaluation process that extends far beyond financial results.

Demandware, Inc., the global leader in on-demand ecommerce, today announced Columbia Sportswear Company (Nasdaq: COLM), a global leader in the active outdoor apparel and footwear industries, has launched a mobile storefront with Demandware's mobile commerce application. This new storefront, Columbia.com/Mobile, reaches outdoor enthusiasts directly on their mobile devices where they can learn more about Columbia, its product line and shop on the fully ecommerce-enabled site.