Recognized for Leadership and Innovation in Application Lifecycle Management and Development Tools

 LAFAYETTE, CALIF. – June 15, 2016 – TechExcel, a leading provider of Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) solutions, has been selected for 2016 SD Times 100.  Recognized a leader in the ALM and Development Tools category, this is the eighth consecutive year TechExcel has won the award identifying the software development industry’s top leaders, innovators and influencers.

“The software development industry has always been competitive, but never more so given the innovation we’re seeing in so many spaces, especially in the area of application life cycle and transformative development tools,” said David Rubinstein, vice president of editorial and operations at BZ Media and editor-in-chief of SD Times. “That makes it quite difficult to select those companies that are truly ‘blazing their own trail’ as leaders, innovators or influencers — but that’s what we did when choosing the 2016 SD Times 100. The editors carefully considered each nominee’s products and services, thought leadership, and reputation. Thanks to companies like Tech Excel, the future for software development is very bright!”

“It’s a great achievement and honor to once again be recognized for our contributions to the software development industry,” said Dr. Tieren Zhou, TechExcel Founder and Chief Software Architect.  “This award recognizes our ongoing commitment to deliver innovative solutions that help Product Management, Development, and QA teams work together and speed development and delivery of quality products.”

Judged by the editors of SD Times, the SD Times 100 represents the best of the best in multiple software development industry areas. Published in the June issue of SD Times, the 2016 SD Times 100 is available at