Named TechAmerica High Tech Awards Finalist

SAN DIEGO – Oct. 5, 2010 – Service‑, the creator of modern software‑as‑a‑service (SaaS) for IT service management (ITSM), today announced it has been honored as a TechAmerica High Tech Award finalist in the software category for exceptional cloud‑based ITSM innovation and significant customer success.

Service‑ was selected from numerous San Diego‑based software companies judged on technology breakthroughs, competitive differentiation, market validation, ability to address challenges and community involvement.

"Service‑ helps IT professionals reclaim their status as business heroes focused on productivity, cost‑containment and efficient IT service," said Mark Hamilton, Service‑ VP of marketing. "This TechAmerica recognition underscores the success hundreds of the biggest and most visionary IT organizations worldwide realize using Service‑"

The Service‑ ITSM application provides customers an easy‑to‑use, customizable platform for tackling IT service challenges while supporting IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) processes to address service operations, transition, design and strategy. Service‑ is SaaS for the CIO and is also used by customers as an application development platform‑as‑a‑service (PaaS).

TechAmerica is the voice of the U.S. technology industry representing approximately 1,500 member companies of all sizes from the public and commercial sectors of the economy. TechAmerica will recognize outstanding technology companies at its 17th annual awards ceremony on Friday, October 22, at the Hyatt Aventine in La Jolla, Calif.

To learn more, join Service‑ customers and executives in one of nine North American cities this week as they share the success of next‑generation ITSM technology and programs. Attendees will hear Service‑ customers explain how their IT organizations have used Service‑ to reclaim hero status and will experience live demonstrations of SaaS for ITSM. Visit today to register for a Service‑ ITSM.NOW Executive Briefing.

About Service‑

The Service‑ enterprise IT service management platform combines ITIL v3 process support and SaaS delivery to provide a flexible, intuitive and self‑managing, cloud‑based application. Founded in 2004, Service‑ uses a new business model and modern technologies to disrupt the status quo. According to the 2010 Inc. 500 list, Service‑ is the fastest‑growing IT management software company. For more information, please visit http://www.service‑ or http://blog.service‑