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Palo Alto, CA, United States, 2011/07/18 - Sales for Smartware Group, Inc., makers of Bigfoot CMMS, increased by 38 percent in Q2 2011, compared to the same quarter last year and 10 percent growth over the previous quarter. Q2 2011 marks the third consecutive quarter of growth for the company.
Smartware Group, Inc., the premier provider of Bigfoot CMMS (computerized maintenance management software) for the maintenance management of facilities and production equipment, today announced that sales increased by 38 percent in Q2 2011, compared to the same quarter last year and 10 percent growth over the previous quarter. Q2 2011 marks the third consecutive quarter of growth for the company.
“Bigfoot CMMS’s solid gain in the marketplace over the last several quarters is proof that our solution is gaining momentum as maintenance departments demand a product that is quick to install and use, and quick to show results with customers reporting up to 40 percent in maintenance cost savings,” said Paul Lachance, Smartware Group president and chief technology officer.
As part of Smartware Group’s continued strong sales growth in Q2, the company added industry leaders to its growing base of 1,400 customers, including IKEA and Francis Coppola Winery, plus manufacturers, food and beverage makers, healthcare providers and other industries.
Bigfoot CMMS was also named a finalist in the Golden Bridge Award’s information technology category. Organizations from all over the world submit nominations in multiple categories to earn a Golden Bridge Award. Winners encompass the best in products and services, organizational performance, executives and management teams, customer satisfaction programs, etc. from every major industry. (Winners will be announced in New York on August 10, 2011.)
Also during Q2, Smartware Group hired CMMS sales veteran Don Scraper as sales manager. Paul Lachance was selected to be a monthly CMMS columnist for Plant Engineering magazine. His first column will appear in August 2011.
About Smartware Group, Inc.
Smartware Group, Inc., headquartered in Meredith, N.H., develops and services Bigfoot CMMS (computerized maintenance management software) for a variety of business environments, from data centers to manufacturing plant floors to convention centers and stadiums.
Since 2002, Bigfoot (bigfootcmms.com) has helped more than 1,400 customers worldwide improve facility and equipment maintenance operations with advanced capabilities that include preventive maintenance (PMs) and predictive maintenance, work order scheduling, maintenance requests, asset life cycle management, parts replacement inventory, and built-in reporting. Bigfoot CMMS’s native functionality paired with its intuitive design allows maintenance professionals to implement the solution and get results quickly, often in a matter of weeks. To learn more about Bigfoot CMMS, call (866) 858-7800.