NEWS - Software Magazine Ranks MasterControl Inc. Among the World’s Largest Software Companies

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH, USA - October 12, 2010 - MasterControl Inc. today announced its inclusion on Software Magazine's Software 500 ranking of the world's largest software and service providers, now in its 28th year.

MasterControl was ranked 336, with software revenue of $17,785,452. For companies with revenue below $30M, the company was ranked sixth with a growth rate of 87.2 percent.

"The 2010 Software 500 results show that revenue growth in the software and services industry was healthy, with total Software 500 revenue of $491.7B billion worldwide for 2009, representing virtually flat growth from the previous year," says John P. Desmond, editor of Software Magazine and

"The Software 500 helps CIOs, senior IT managers and IT staff research and create the short list of business partners," Desmond says. "It is a quick reference of vendor viability. And the online version, to be posted soon at, is searchable by category, making it what we call the online catalog to enterprise software."

"It's an honor to be named for a second time to this magazine's prestigious list of software companies," says MasterControl CEO Jon Beckstrand. "Our continued growth, even in this challenging economy, is the result of our absolute commitment to customer success. The commitment to delivering real value is imbued throughout MasterControl."

The Software 500 is a revenue-based ranking of the world's largest software and services suppliers targeting medium to large enterprises, their IT professionals, software developers and business managers involved in software and services purchasing.

Some 47 percent of the 2010 Software 500 companies are privately held.

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The ranking is based on total worldwide software and services revenue for 2009. This includes revenues from software licenses, maintenance and support, training and software-related services and consulting. Suppliers are not ranked on their total corporate revenue, since many have other lines of business, such as hardware. The financial information was gathered by a survey prepared by King Content Co. and posted at, as well as from public documents.

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Digital Software Magazine, the Software Decision Journal, has been a brand name in the high-tech industry for 30 years., its Web counterpart, is the online catalog to enterprise software and the home of the Software 500 ranking of the world’s largest software and services companies. Software Magazine and are owned and operated by King Content Co.

About MasterControl Inc.

MasterControl Inc. produces software solutions that enable regulated companies to get their products to market faster, while reducing overall costs and increasing internal efficiency. MasterControl securely manages a company's critical information throughout the entire product lifecycle. Our software is known for being easy to implement, easy to validate and easy to use. MasterControl QMS and QEM solutions include quality management, document management/document control, product lifecycle management, audit management, training management, bill of materials, supplier management, submissions management, and more. Supported by a comprehensive array of services based on industry best practices, MasterControl provides our customers with a complete information management solution across the entire enterprise. For more information about MasterControl, visit www., or call: 800-825-9117 (U.S.); +44 1256 325 949 (Europe); or 03-6801-6147 (Japan).