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Smartware Group Tapped for Software 500 List for Third Straight Year

CENTER HARBOR, NH – November 18, 2015 – The continued growth of Smartware Group Inc., producer of Bigfoot Computerized Maintenance Management Software (CMMS) for maintenance professionals worldwide, has earned the company a spot on the just-announced Software 500 list for the third year in a row.

Software Magazine conducts primary research to create its yearly Software 500 list, which ranks the world’s largest software and services providers based on total worldwide revenue. Smartware Group’s inclusion in the list reflects a growth rate of close to 18 percent in software and services revenue in 2014, compared to the prior year.

“We are honored to once again to be recognized among the leading software and service companies in the world,” said Paul Lachance, President and CTO of Smartware Group. “And we are proud of our consistent revenue growth year over year, because it is a testament to our commitment to providing our clients with a leading maintenance software solution, in terms of both cutting-edge design and powerful functionality.”

Notably this year, Smartware Group also received recognition as a top data center solution provider by CIO Review and a spot on Inc. magazine’s annual Inc. 500|5000 list for the fourth consecutive year. In addition, the Society for Maintenance & Reliability Professionals (SMRP) – widely considered the premier asset management resource for companies looking to improve their processes and procedures added Smartware Group to its Approved Provider of Continuing Education and Training.

Bigfoot CMMS is widely used across manufacturing, distribution, data centers, hospitality, mining, and energy & utilities industries. This award-winning solution represents a new paradigm in a static market, demonstrated by its modern vertical-scrolling interface that mimics maintenance operations workflows so users can learn the system easily and see ROI quickly. The interface of Bigfoot CMMS is adapted for mobile, tablet, and larger desktop environments and gives users greater data access and management within a single screen. Consolidated tabs and fewer keystrokes provide easier access to maintenance requests, job planner, condition monitoring, KPIs and native reports, and much more.

Smartware Group also helps clients implement Bigfoot quickly and effectively through its Jumpstart Consulting Services. From vision to implementation project management, Jumpstart Consulting Services provides multi-level project management, helping clients configure Bigfoot to match workflows, test for workability and results, and make necessary adjustments. These services help clients nail down specific goals and expectations prior to implementation for greater user adoption and overall successful results.

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About Smartware Group, Inc.

Smartware Group, Inc., headquartered in Center Harbor, N.H., produces Bigfoot CMMS for manufacturing, distribution, data centers, hospitality, mining, and energy & utilities industries.

Since 2002, Bigfoot has helped users worldwide improve equipment and facility maintenance operations with advanced capabilities that include a mobile app, safety/EHS, preventive maintenance (PMs) and predictive maintenance, work order scheduling, maintenance requests, asset lifecycle management, parts replacement inventory, and built-in reporting. Bigfoot CMMS’ native functionality paired with its modern, intuitive design allows maintenance professionals to implement the solution and get results quickly, often in a matter of weeks.

The Bigfoot solution previously earned “Product of the Year” Gold and Bronze awards by Plant Engineering magazine, as well as won a Bronze Stevie® Award during the 11th Annual International Business Awards in the Best Interface Design category. Experience the Bigfoot difference by accessing a free trial at today.

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