Source Code and Digital Asset Management Leader Recognised for Excellence in Production Tools
Wokingham (UK), 22 July, 2015 - Perforce Software today announced that it has won the annual Develop Industry Excellence Award in the Production Tools category for the second year in a row. The company received the award at a ceremony on July 15 in Brighton, United Kingdom, coinciding with the annual Develop conference and exhibition.
Develop Industry Excellence Awards recognise creativity, teamwork and innovation in the games development industry. Organised by Develop, the popular gaming industry magazine, the awards are the only peer-voted recognitions for European games developers.
"Our goal is to let game developers focus on building excellent games, free from distractions about the functionality of their collaboration tools," said Mark Warren, product marketing director at Perforce. "This recognition from Develop means that we're doing just that, and we really appreciate our customers' support in helping us win this coveted award in consecutive years."
Perforce is the source code and digital asset management solution of choice for gaming companies ranging from AAA studios to indie developers. Perforce Helix lets all the contributors to a game manage their files in a flexible, secure and highly scalable collaboration platform. It handles files of any type or size and supports globally distributed teams without impacting performance.
The Perforce 20/20 Program allows start-ups and small companies to use Perforce free of charge for up to 20 users or 20 workspaces, including access to Perforce's award-winning technical support.
About Develop Awards
Every July, Develop hosts the biggest awards night on the game development industry calendar with over 500 people attending and representing companies from around the world. The 2015 Develop Industry Excellence Awards took place in Brighton at the Hilton Metropole Hotel on Wednesday, July 15 2015.
With more than 250 companies nominated, 137 companies and 47 games were in the running for this year's awards, it was one of the strongest years for submissions. The finalists for 2015 encompassed tools providers, technology and services firms, outsourcers and specialists in audio, VFX, QA and recruitment, plus 71 games studios.
For more information, visit www.developawards.com
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About Perforce Software
Perforce Software helps companies build complex products more collaboratively and securely. Its highly scalable source code management (SCM) and collaboration platform, Perforce Helix, enables global teams to collaborate on any type or size of file. It supports both centralised and distributed (DVCS) workflows while safeguarding intellectual property with advanced behavioural analytics. Perforce is trusted by the world's most innovative brands including adidas, Samsung, NVIDIA, Intuit, Pixar, Salesforce, EA, Ubisoft, and VMware. The company is headquartered in Alameda, California, with offices in the United Kingdom, Canada and Australia, and sales partners around the globe. For more information, please visit www.perforce.com
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