FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
New York, NY, October 8, 2012 – Blackbird Group, a world leader in Windows system management, announced outstanding results today for the third quarter of 2012. Continuing its history of profitability, innovation and customer focus, the company achieved more than 80 percent revenue growth compared to the same period last year. Blackbird also saw a significant increase in its customer base and the number of seats under management for the quarter.
“The third quarter has been a great success for us,” said Blackbird CEO, Christian Ehrenthal. “Not only does our revenue growth continue to be exceptionally strong, but we released five new key products that further strengthen our compliance offerings and our expansion into the cloud.”
Blackbird expanded its product portfolio significantly in the third quarter, with an enlarged Blackbird Management Suite and new community products.
The Blackbird Management Suite grew in Q3 with three new modules. Blackbird Auditor for Exchange provides real-time auditing, interactive analysis, alerting, and compliance reporting for Microsoft Exchange. Blackbird Auditor for SQL Server provides real-time auditing, interactive analysis, alerting, and compliance reporting for Microsoft SQL server. Blackbird Privilege Explorer for Active Directory offers centralized views and management of enterprise-wide Active Directory access.
Blackbird also extended its reach into the cloud with Blackbird Auditor for Office 365 and Blackbird Auditor for Google Apps. Both of these new community products are the first of their kind and provide a central audit database for reporting and alerting on all configuration changes and user activity within these cloud-based applications.
About the Blackbird Group, Inc.
A leader in automation and compliance management, the Blackbird Group provides insight for enhanced governance and cost efficiencies across the Microsoft Windows infrastructure. Blackbird’s innovative solutions help organizations make the most of their Windows infrastructure investments through automation and simplified audit, recovery, event management and reporting. The Blackbird Group is a privately held company with more than 15 million seats under management. Its headquarters are located in Manhattan, New York.
For more information, please visit www.blackbird-group.com