WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: LIOX), today announced its inclusion in Software Magazine's Software 500 ranking of the world's largest software and service providers.
The Software 500 is a revenue-based ranking of the world's largest software and services suppliers, targeting medium to large enterprises, IT professionals, software developers and business managers involved in software and services purchasing. The rankings are based on total worldwide software and services revenue for 2011, including revenue from software licenses, maintenance and support, training, and software-related services and consulting.
"The 2012 Software 500 results show that revenue growth in the software and services industry was again healthy, with total Software 500 revenue of $643.6 billion worldwide for 2011, representing approximately 17 percent growth from the previous year's list," said John P. Desmond, editor of Software Magazine. "The Software 500 helps CIOs, senior IT managers, and IT staff research and create a short list of business partners, making it what we call the online catalog to enterprise software."
The complete 2012 Software 500 list was released in the Fall issue of Software Magazine, as both a print and digital publication. Click here to view the complete list."Clients across industry sectors rely on Lionbridge to accelerate revenue and increase customer engagement in local markets worldwide," said Rory Cowan, CEO of Lionbridge. "This recognition from Software Magazine reinforces our position as the world leader in globalization services that ensure local relevancy across all touch points of the customer lifecycle." About Software Magazine and Rockport Custom Publishing Software Magazine has been a brand name in the high-tech industry for more than 36 years. Softwaremag.com, its Web counterpart, is the online guide to enterprise software and the home of the Software 500 ranking of the world's largest software and services companies. Software Magazine and Softwaremag.com are owned and operated by Rockport Custom Publishing, a leading integrated media company focusing on technology. For more information, visit www.rockportpubs.com About Lionbridge Lionbridge enables more than 800 world-leading brands to increase international market share, speed adoption of products and effectively engage their customers in local markets worldwide. Using our innovative cloud technology platforms and our global crowd of more than 100,000 professional cloud workers, we provide translation, online marketing, global content management and application testing solutions that ensure global brand consistency and local relevancy across all touch points of the customer lifecycle. Based in Waltham, Mass., Lionbridge maintains solution centers in 26 countries. To learn more, visit http://www.lionbridge.com. Media contact: Sara BudaLionbridge Corporate Communications+1-781-434-6190 email@example.com