TIBCO Wins Bronze in Best in Biz Awards 2013

Palo Alto, CA


26 November, 2013


TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) has been named a bronze winner in the Company of the Year - Large category for the Best in Biz Awards 2013, an independent business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts.

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.

"Businesses are beginning to realize the importance of capturing, integrating and analyzing their troves of Big Data, which places more importance on the technologies that enable these actions," said Vivek Ranadivé, CEO and Founder of TIBCO. "As the market for Big Data solutions becomes increasingly crowded, TIBCO is working hard to stay ahead of the pack by giving our customers the Two-Second Advantage®. Being recognized by the Best in Biz Awards is a strong validation of our hard work."

The third annual Best in Biz Awards program, focusing on companies based or operating in North America, was the most competitive in its history, with the highest number of awards submissions to date and the most distinguished judging panel yet assembled. More than 500 entries were received this year, from a wide array of public and private companies of all sizes and from a variety of industries and geographic regions in the U.S. and Canada.

"This year's Best in Biz Awards nominees offer services and products that reflect the most current trends in technology, from cloud computing through mobile devices to network connectivity," said Samara Lynn, lead analyst of networking and business at PC Magazine, judging her second Best in Biz Awards program. "Truly, all of the nominees and winners represent the ongoing innovation and trends in technology that we who cover the space see on a daily basis."

Winners of Best in Biz Awards 2013 were determined by an independent panel of 51 judges from top-tier news, business and technology publications, as well as broadcast outlets and analyst firms, such as Bloomberg Businessweek, Computerworld, Fast Company, Financial Times, Fortune, Inc. Magazine, PC Magazine, and USA Today.

About Best in Biz Awards

Best in Biz Awards recognizes top companies, teams, executives and products for their business success as judged by established members of the press and industry analysts. Best in Biz Awards honors are conferred in three separate programs annually: North America, EMEA, and International. Entries are currently being accepted in the third annual Best in Biz Awards 2013 EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) program, until the final entry deadline on January 24, 2014. Any organization from any industry operating in EMEA may enter any of the more than 50 company, department or team, executive and product categories. For more information about the entry process and categories in the EMEA program, please visit: http://emea.bestinbizawards.com.

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 optimizing claims, processing trades, 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. 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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