Pegasystems Positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s 2014 Magic Quadrant for Intelligent Business Process Management Suites

Evaluation based on ability to execute and deliver completeness of vision among 14 vendors.

Cambridge, Mass. – March 20, 2014 – Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA) today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the “Leaders” quadrant of  the 2014 Magic Quadrant for Intelligent Business Process Management Suites (iBPMS).  Pegasystems was identified as one of the leaders in an evaluation of 14 vendors included in the report.

Pegasystems received placement in the “Leaders” quadrant after Gartner’s evaluation of its ability to execute and completeness of vision. In the report, Gartner noted the continued evolution of the iBPMS category as “Modern iBPMSs have added enhanced support for human collaboration, integration with social media, mobile access to processes, more analytics and real-time decision management.”1

“Gartner has encouraged the BPM industry. We at Pegasystems have as well with our clients in order to embrace the opportunites of digital disruption,” said Pegasystems CEO and Founder Alan Trefler. “Today’s digital enterprises need to Build for Change. They need to  engage customers across channels, intelligently automate processes, and apply predictive analytics to optimize customer interactions. We feel Gartner’s recognition of Pegasystems’ leading ability to execute on this vision for the past seven years is demonstrated by the success achieved by our many clients and partners. This Magic Quadrant placement will be welcomed by them.”

“We are pleased that Gartner has recognized us. Our unified architecture is the primary strength of the Pega solution,” said Kerim Akgonul, Senior Vice President of Products.  “For Pega clients, many ‘high-end iBPMS’ programs begin with small projects that start on the cloud and grow through efficient re-use to drive benefits across the enterprise.  These project successes are attributed to the fact that our offerings are optimized for high-end iBPMS projects, offer strong support, and provide enterprise-level availability, manageability, and security.”   

 

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1Gartner, Inc., “Magic Quadrant for Intelligent Business Process Management Suites, 2014,” Teresa Jones, Michele Cantara, W. Roy Schulte, March 17, 2014

 

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Pegasystems (NASDAQ: PEGA) develops strategic applications for marketing, sales, service, and operations. Pega’s applications streamline critical business operations, connect enterprises to their customers seamlessly in real-time across channels, and adapt to meet rapidly changing requirements. Pega’s Global 3000 customers include many of the world’s most sophisticated and successful enterprises. Pega’s applications, available in the cloud or on-premises, are built on its unified Pega 7 platform, which uses visual tools to easily extend and change applications to meet clients’ strategic business needs. Pega’s clients report that Pega gives them the fastest time to value, extremely rapid deployment, efficient re-use, and global scale. For more information, please visit us at www.pega.com.

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