TIBCO Honored with Bronze Stevie® Award in 2013 American Business Awards℠

Palo Alto, Calif.


20 September, 2013


TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) today announced that it was presented with a Bronze Stevie® Award for Company of the Year in The 11th Annual American Business Awards.

The American Business Awards are the nation's premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small.

TIBCO is a Palo Alto-based provider of infrastructure software used by more than 4,000 companies across the globe. TIBCO's solutions integrate intelligently with existing IT environments to provide customers with the Two-Second Advantage® – the ability to capture the right information, at the right time, in the right context, to allow businesses to proactively and strategically manage their data preemptively for a competitive advantage.

"2013 has been an incredible year for us in terms of growth, partnerships, acquisitions and product development," said TIBCO founder and CEO Vivek Ranadivé. "We constantly receive positive feedback from our partners and customers, but third-party validation from an organization like the American Business Awards further validates the tremendous strides TIBCO has made in the big world of Big Data."

More than 3,200 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in numerous industries were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Most Innovative Company of the Year, Management Team of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year, and Executive of the Year. TIBCO was nominated in the Company of the Year category for Computer Software companies with more than 250 employees.

Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word for "crowned," the trophies were presented to winners during a gala banquet on Monday, September 16 at the Julia Morgan Ballroom in San Francisco.

"So many remarkable stories of success and innovation were told in the nominations submitted to this year's American Business Awards," said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. "We congratulate all of this year's Stevie Award winners, and thank them for the inspiration provided by their achievements."

Details about The American Business Awards and the lists of Stevie Award winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.

About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. A fifth program, the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, will debut this month. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.

Sponsors and partners of The 2013 American Business Awards include the Business TalkRadio Network, Callidus Software, Citrix Online, Dynamic Research Corporation, Experian Consumer Services, John Hancock Funds, LifeLock, PetRays, and SoftPro.

TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) is a provider of infrastructure software for companies to use on-premise or as part of cloud computing environments. Whether it's efficient claims or trade processing, cross-selling products based on real-time customer behavior, or averting a crisis before it happens, TIBCO provides companies the two-second advantage® – the ability to capture the right information, at the right time, and act on it preemptively for a competitive advantage. More than 4,000 customers worldwide rely on TIBCO to manage information, decisions, processes, and applications in real time. Learn more at www.tibco.com.

TIBCO, Two-Second Advantage, and TIBCO Software are trademarks or registered trademarks of TIBCO Software Inc. in the United States and/or other countries. All other product and company names and marks mentioned in this document are the property of their respective owners and are mentioned for identification purposes only.

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Lloyd Berry

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