SAN DIEGO ‑ July 22, 2010 ‑ Service‑now.com, the creators of
modern software‑as‑a‑service (SaaS) for IT service
management, today announced it has been named a winner of the Red
Herring North America 100 award honoring the year's most promising
North American private technology ventures.
Red Herring's Top 100 North America list has become a mark of
distinction for identifying promising companies and entrepreneurs and
celebrates technology innovation. Red Herring editors were among the
first to recognize that companies such as Facebook, Twitter, Google,
Yahoo, Skype, YouTube and eBay would change the way people live and work.
Service‑now.com helps customers automate the delivery of quality IT
service based on processes such as those outlined in the IT
Infrastructure Library (ITIL). Service‑now.com customers utilize the
application to manage service requests, incident, problem, change, and
knowledge management. Service‑now.com is also used for IT project and
portfolio management, IT cost management, service
catalog and service portfolio, discovery and application
dependency mapping, CMDB, IT asset management and as an application
development platform‑as‑a‑service (PaaS).
Service‑now.com has created a completely new software experience for
enterprise IT organizations by creating a powerfully simple SaaS
experience for IT service management. Service‑now.com developers take
inspiration from modern consumer Web technologies and apply the same
intuitive usability to a modern enterprise ITSM application.
"Choosing the companies with the strongest potential was by no
means a small feat," said Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red
Herring. "After rigorous contemplation and discussion, we
narrowed our list down from hundreds of candidates from across North
America to the Top 100 Winners. We believe Service‑now.com embodies
the vision, drive and innovation that define a successful
entrepreneurial venture. Service‑now.com should be proud of its
accomplishment, as the competition was very strong."
The Red Herring editorial team selected Service‑now.com from a pool
of hundreds after evaluating contenders on both quantitative and
qualitative criteria, such as financial performance, technology
innovation, management quality, strategy and market penetration.
The Service‑now.com enterprise IT service management platform
combines ITIL v3 process support and SaaS delivery
to provide flexible, intuitive and self‑managing applications. Founded
in 2004, Service‑now.com uses a new business model and modern
technologies to disrupt the status quo. With revenue more than
doubling each year, Service‑now.com is the
fastest‑growing IT management software company. For more information,
please visit http://www.service‑now.com/ or http://blog.service‑now.com.