Keeping is a help desk ticketing system application that integrates with Gmail. The software application was founded in 2013 by Vincent Cassar and Daniel Piche. Prior to developing Keeping, Vincent Cassar and Daniel Piche were Directors at NeoAid.com, a software development company that develops a wide range of Internet-based tools for nonprofit organizations to generate revenue streams through the use of new technologies.
The 2 gentlemen created the application after interviewing over 4,000 companies who stated that they needed more efficient tools for customer service. The Keeping application helps businesses manage customer support issues directly from their personal Gmail inboxes without the need for an external helpdesk. Its corporate headquarters are located in Geneva, Switzerland.
Easy Projects is a project management software program developed by Logic Software Inc. Logic Software is based out of Toronto, Ontario and is currently headquartered in the United Kingdom. The company employs under 50 people and is a Microsoft Silver Partner for Application Development.
The company created the software in 2003 when it needed a project management option for their own use but was disappointed with the selections that were currently available in the marketplace. The company's customers loved the product and asked to purchase the product for their own needs. The product has been available on the commercial market ever since.
Basecamp provides a robust project management program that helps clients see a project's successful flow from start to finish and everywhere in between. The project management program allows individuals or companies to connect with fellow employees and team members on critical projects, both large and small. Team members can also collaborate with cross-functional teams, clients, vendors and other third-party stakeholders on the given project.
Basecamp has been in operation for more than 15 years. Though its company headquarters are in Chicago, Illinois, many of the company's employees work remotely. The company has a large client base, having worked with more than 285,000 companies last year alone. Basecamp helped these clients with an astounding 2 million-plus projects.
The privately held company was formerly known as 37signals. It was named after the 37 radio telescope signals the astronomer Paul Horowitz identified as potential messages from extraterrestrial intelligence.
The company was renamed to Basecamp in 2014 to focus exclusively on its flagship product. It was co-founded by Jason Fried, Ernest Kim, and Carlos Segura in 1999. Jason Fried was left as the remaining founder after the other two gentlemen left the company a few years later. Basecamp released a new version of its software application in 2012. Over 6,000 companies worldwide use the platform.
Mavenlink is a software-as-a-service project management company for small and medium-sized businesses. The company has two main offices in California and began in 2008 with its founders Roger Neel, Sean Crafts, and Ray Grainger. The three gentlemen previously worked together at InQuira. Mavenlink employs approximately 200 people and works with clients, contractors, and teams worldwide.
The name of the company was inspired by a personality type concept called "Mavens" described in the book The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell. Gladwell described Mavens as people who are information specialists. The company offers software and services to consumers for professional services automation, work management and task collaboration.
JIRA is a cross platform advanced project management solution developed in 2002 by enterprise software company Atlassian. The software comes equipped with proprietary bug and issue tracking features. It is suitable for any business type and size and perfect for stakeholders and project managers.
The product's name JIRA comes from a shortened version of Gojira, the Japanese name for Godzilla. The founders, Scott Farquhar and Mike Cannon-Brookes, started the software company with no sales force. The company has since grown to 12 locations globally with over 1,100 employees, 40,000 customers, and millions of users. The company's headquarters are located in Sydney Australia.
Opening its doors in 2000, FunctionFox has grown to provide its project management system to over 100,000 users in over 120 countries. The company understands not only how vital time-tracking is to creative companies, but also how difficult it is to do it right, because it was conceived, researched, designed and developed in house by an advertising agency. FunctionFox focuses on reducing errors by providing management software with an clean interface and intuitive process.
Nuvro was developed in June of 2017 in Arizona. The company works to make online project management easy. Nuvro’s goal is for users to spend less time trying to bend current software to meet their needs and spend more time accomplishing their business goals.
Sciforma has been providing Enterprise Project and Portfolio Management software services for 30+ years. Sciforma provides over 421 project management solutions including: budgeting, collaboration, customization, issue tracking, and task and resource management services. The software can be used by all business types and sizes to increase productivity levels and achieve company objectives. The company was formed in 1982 and its headquarters are located in Los Gatos in the Silicon Valley. The company also has offices in Germany, France, Australia, Japan, and the United Kingdom. The company employs approximately 200 people and has an established network of subsidiaries and international partnerships globally.
Intervals project management software was developed by the California-based web design and development agency Pelago. The software was launched in 2006 by company founders Braden Jones, Michael Payne, and John Reeves. Intervals was designed to be a feature-rich and easy-to-use project management tool for a wide variety of business types. It is best suited for freelancers and small to medium sized businesses.
Intervals desires to help others organize and manage chaotic workflows. Users in over 100 countries currently use the software platform. The software has attracted big-name clients such as Ghirardelli Chocolate, NBCUniversal Digital Distribution, Warner Brothers, and the Pampered Chef.
Project Insight is an enterprise web-based project management software solution developed by Metafuse, Inc. The software can be used for any-sized business across all industries. Project Insight is designed specifically for project managers who need a powerful and easy-to-use program to meet company objectives quickly and efficiently.
Metafuse began in 1996 and specializes in solving technological problems for its customer base. The public company's headquarters are located in Phoenix, Arizona and employs under 50 people. The company provides a multitude of web-based services including search engine optimization, web hosting, responsive websites, and e-commerce. Metafuse Inc. is also a Microsoft Certified Partner and Developer.