20 Most Promising ALM Solution Providers - 2017

20 Most Promising ALM Solution Providers - 2017

By the end of 2017, the app economy will rise up to a staggering $77 billion industry. Today mobile applications have become more dominating than ever and enterprises from all industries are constantly relying on this platform to boost existing revenue streams and unlock new ones. In such a scenario, Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) solution that delivers governance, development, and maintenance for application software is pertinent for enterprises that are focusing on planning, portfolio management, and idea management.

Over the years, the concept of ALM has drastically improved and is currently making a pitch for an integrated suite of tools that give enterprises the ability to deal with a whole software development process. The need for greater efficiency across teams and increased engineering productivity are the factors that are driving the market for ALM globally.

With the advent of ALM solutions like integrated suites providing real-time collaboration of data and cloud-based Software Management—storing highly secure and sensitive information, companies can seamlessly build organized software infrastructure releasing management “DevOps” and maintenance. Additionally, the use of lean practices and mixing of agile techniques has come into cynosure and has added more support to the practices that best suit the team.

With over thousands of ALM solution providers in the industry today, finding the right solution is often critical for enterprises. Our salient panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, analysts, and CIOReview editorial board have selected the top 20 ALM Solution Providers of 2017 with the ability to develop innovative technologies and methodologies while offering outstanding customer service. In our selection process, we looked at the vendors’ capabilities to fulfill the need for cost-effective and tactile solutions that add value to the ALM landscape.

In this edition of CIOReview, we bring to you the “20 Most Promising ALM Solution Providers of 2017.”

Company Name

Company Description

Atlassian JIRA is at the heart of helping teams communicate, develop plans, assign tasks, and track their progress
CA Technologies [NASDAQ: CA] Provides Solution leveraging Agile Development, API Management, and Application Performance Management to implement ready-to-launch products and services
CollabNet Offers open platform for enterprise software development, delivery, and collaboration using Agile, Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD), and DevOps
Digité Provider of collaborative enterprise software and solutions for Lean/ Agile Application Lifecycle Management and Visual Project Management for businesses like Marketing and Sales, Procurement, Development, and Manufacturing
Foulk Consulting Offers end-to-end ALM services to help organizations with agile methodologies to easily handle application lifecycle
Hewlett-Packard [NYSE: HPQ] Offers Lean, Agile and DevOps optimized ALM software and solutions helping companies release software faster with quality for business innovation
Intland Software Provides a collaborative ALM platform enabling companies to centralize the management of software application lifecycle from demand and requirements through to delivery, release, and maintenance
Jama Software Provides modern requirements management and product development solutions that streamline and simplify complex product development
Kovair Software Provider of specialized ALM solution to foster collaboration, automate workflow and improve product quality to make software development to delivery process better, faster, and efficient
Micro Focus [LON: MCRO] Offers ALM solution enabling customers to utilize new technology solutions while maximizing the value of their investments in critical IT infrastructure and business applications
Microsoft [NASDAQ: MSFT] Offers solution to manage code, build, and test apps using Visual Studio and Team Foundation Server on personal server or Visual Studio Online in the cloud
Perforce Offers an enterprise version management system which uses a shared file repository, allowing file transfers between the file repository and individual users’ workstations
PTC [NASDAQ: PTC] Provides ALM Software Solutions with systems engineering approach that enables successful collaboration, automation and reuse across teams and disciplines
Rocket Software Provides ALM solutions that automates a business request until an application is delivered to production, with full audit tracking and compliance reporting
TechExcel Provides ALM solution leveraging requirements traceability to deliver product quality and unravel problem management
Telerik Offers ALM solution to harness and master the technological evolution using web and hybrid development to develop and deploy mission-critical business applications
Terria Mobile Provides a comprehensive portfolio of products for context-driven mobile application development and experience management
ThoughtWorks Bringing cutting-edge technology and techniques for software delivery with ALM tools
Veratics Focuses on agile software development with emphasis on cyber security with experience in government, IT healthcare and commercial IT
WaveMaker Offers rapid application development and delivery platform as an onpremise software and a SaaS platform to deliver technology addressing all technological challenges