BrightWork (software)

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BrightWork Inc.
Private
Predecessor aimware
Founded 1995 (1995)
Founder Eamonn McGuinness
Headquarters Boston, USA
Products BrightWork is a Microsoft SharePoint add-on for managing work and projects of varying size and type.
Number of employees
50
Website http://www.brightwork.com

BrightWork is a SharePoint add-on for managing work and projects of varying size and type. It has a combination of project management templates and SharePoint reporting infrastructure.

Features[edit]

BrightWork supports a range of project roles including Team members, Project Managers, Program Managers and Senior management, and Project Office teams.[1]

The software is supplied with:[1]

BrightWork is proprietary software available in English, German and Norwegian.[1]

Summary and history[edit]

Industry recognition[edit]

BrightWork was listed by Gartner in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for IT Project and Portfolio Management in 2009 and 2010.[2][3]

Technologies[edit]

Technologies:[1]

  • Lotus Notes (until 2000)
  • Microsoft SharePoint

Awards[edit]

Notable awards have been as follows:[1]

  • Received Lotus Worldwide and European ‘Beacon’ Awards in 1997.
  • Irish Software Association Young Company of the Year Award in 1998.[4]

Current version[edit]

BrightWork has been evolving the Microsoft SharePoint based product since its initial release in 2001. BrightWork is available for SharePoint 2010 (BrightWork 14.4) and SharePoint 2013 (BrightWork 15.0) and can be deployed on premises or in the cloud. The latest version is 15.4.24.0.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "BrightWork corporate website". Retrieved 26 July 2010. 
  2. ^ Daniel B. Stang, Michael Hanford (2 June 2009). "Magic Quadrant for IT Project and Portfolio Management". Gartner RAS Core Research. Gartner. Retrieved 27 July 2010. 
  3. ^ Daniel B. Stang (7 June 2010). "Magic Quadrant for IT Project and Portfolio Management". Gartner RAS Core Research. Gartner. Retrieved 27 July 2010. 
  4. ^ "Aimware wins software industry award". Galway Advertiser. 26 November 1998. Retrieved 26 July 2010. 

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