Profile: TIBCO Software Inc (TIBX.O)
9 Dec 2013
TIBCO Software Inc. (TIBCO), incorporated on November 13, 1996, is a provider of middleware and infrastructure software. The Company’s standards-based software platform enables customers to create flexible, event-driven applications from infrastructure and deliver real-time, actionable insights. The Company offers a range of software products. The Company’s products are of three types: service-oriented architecture (SOA) and core infrastructure, business optimization, and process automation and collaboration. The Company’s products are licensed by companies all over the globe in diverse industries, such as financial services, telecommunications, government, energy, life sciences, insurance, logistics, manufacturing, retail and transportation. The Company’s software is capable of correlating, in real-time, information about an organization’s operations and performance with information about expected behavior and business rules. In April 2012, it acquired LogLogic, Inc., a provider of scalable log and security management platforms. In June 2013, the Company acquired StreamBase Systems, Inc. In September 2013, TIBCO Software Inc acquired Extended Results.
The Company divides its products into three groups: service-oriented architecture (SOA) and core infrastructure; business optimization, and process automation and collaboration. The Company’s software helps organizations integrate their disparate systems and move towards an infrastructure consists of services or discrete data components that can be assembled, orchestrated and reused. The Company’s software enables the creation, management and virtualization of heterogeneous services and provides a unified environment for policy and service management. The Company provides data governance software that ensures such services and underlying data can be trusted. The Company’s software tracks volumes of real-time events as they occur and applies rules in order to identify patterns that signify problems, threats and opportunities.
The Company’s software also makes it easy for anyone in an organization to instantly visualize, interact with, and share data analyses. The Company’s software helps organizations better coordinate both the manual and automated process flows that span their business and enables employees to collaborate in real-time using social media. This software can coordinate the human and electronic resources inside a business and its network of customers and partners (this use of its products is often referred to as BPM, or business process management, software). The Company’s products aid in the entire process lifecycle, from process discovery to process design, deployment, and automation and include important capabilities in process governance and operational support.
The Company’s professional services offerings include a range of consulting services, such as systems planning and design, installation and systems integration for the rapid deployment of the Company’s products. The company offers its professional services with the initial deployment of its products, as well as on an ongoing basis to address the continuing needs of its customers. The Company’s professional services staff is located throughout the Americas; Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA); and Asia Pacific and Japan (APJ), enabling the Company to perform installations and respond to customer demands rapidly across its global customer base.
The Company also has relationships with system integrators, resellers, professional service organizations and business partners including Accenture, Atos Origin, Deloitte Consulting, HP Enterprise Services, HCL Technologies, Huawei, Infosys Technologies and Tata Consultancy Services, who participate in the deployment of its products to customers. The Company offers a suite of software support and maintenance options that are designed to meet the needs of its diverse customer base. The Company provides a global training program for customers and partners through regional technical learning centers, customer dedicated training, lives online training, and self-paced eLearning. It has several hosted service offerings, including its tibbr and Loyalty Lab subscription services. It offer these services in a cloud deployment model where its software runs on third party infrastructure components, such as servers, storage and network devices.
The Company competes with IBM, Oracle, Progress Software, SAP and Software AG.
TIBCO Software Inc
3307 Hillview Avenue
PALO ALTO CA 94304