Seapine Software’s Surround SCM Wins Prestigious Jolt Product Excellence Award

Mason, OH—March 11, 2008—Seapine Software, the leading provider of quality-centric application lifecycle management (ALM) solutions, today announced that Surround SCM received the Jolt Productivity Award in the Change and Configuration Management category. The award was presented at CMP Technology’s Software Development West 2008 Conference and Expo held in Santa Clara, California.The Jolts are awarded annually by a team of esteemed editors, columnists, and industry gurus and represent the products that have 'jolted' the software development industry with their significance and made the task of creating software faster, easier, and more efficient. Jolt Cola, the fabled soft drink quaffed by software developers for sustenance during project development marathons, sponsors the awards presentation."Surround SCM is a key tool in helping our customers integrate quality into every stage of development," said Richard Riccetti, president and CEO, Seapine Software. "Over the past five years, every component of our ALM suite has been recognized by the Jolt judges, which verifies that our quality-centric ALM solutions have high impact in the industry."Surround SCM provides measurable, enforceable, and repeatable software configuration management and version control. Surround SCM with change automation, custom metadata, and virtual branching delivers complete control over the software change process, a clearer view of the state of files, and streamlines parallel development. "We are ecstatic that the Jolt awards recognized us as a leader in the ALM space," said Jeff Amfahr, Surround SCM product manager. "Surround SCM is an industry-leading product that we constantly improve on. Being recognized by our peers as an innovator in the Change and Configuration Management category inspires our team to work that much harder to exceed our customers’ expectations."Surround SCM is one tool in Seapine Software’s suite of quality-centric software application lifecycle management solutions. Other tools in the suite include TestTrack Pro for defect and issue tracking, TestTrack TCM for test case management, and QA Wizard Pro for automated software testing.

About Seapine Software
Seapine Software, Inc. is a privately held technology company whose application lifecycle management (ALM) solutions help companies manage the process of developing high-quality complex products—often in regulated industries. Our award-winning ALM solutions drive the creation of recognized brands, life-saving medical devices, even games of the year.

Founded in 1995, Seapine has headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio, and offices in Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Africa with over 8,500 customers worldwide. For more information, visit

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