|[January 23, 2013]
harmon.ie Achieves Record 71% Year-Over-Year Growth in 2012
BOSTON --(Business Wire)--
the platform-independent social software company, today announced record
financial results for the year ending December 31, 2012 with 71%
year-over-year sales growth for its social software for the enterprise.
harmon.ie optimizes the use of enterprise collaboration platforms, such
as Microsoft® SharePoint®, IBM (News - Alert) Connections and Google Docs™, by bringing
them into the email client, mobile devices and the cloud.
More than 200 enterprises, including Citi, DuPont and BAE Systems (News - Alert),
purchased harmon.ie for the enterprise in 2012, in order to help their
business users improve productivity on the platforms they already own,
such as SharePoint from their email client, iPads and iPhones.
"harmon.ie has a social business vision which is platform-independent
across Microsoft, IBM and Google (News - Alert) platforms," said Yaacov Cohen,
co-founder and social CEO of harmon.ie. "This new approach is already
delivering unprecedented business flexibility to enterprises as they can
pick and choose collaboration offerings from different vendors, yet
deliver a consistent user experience across these competing platforms.
Our stellar annual results represent a strong validation of our
As of the end of 2012, 1.3 million enterprise users have subscribed to
the harmon.ie social business vision and access SharePoint and Google
Docs from Outlook, Notes, iPhones and iPads.
Additional Key Achievements
Along with strongsales results, harmon.ie continued to execute in a
variety of important areas during the year. Key achievements included
Gartner (News - Alert), Inc. selected harmon.ie as a "Cool Vendor in Social Software
and Collaboration, 2012."1 Selected vendors are "innovative
players in the collaboration and social software space, emerging to
address specific gaps in offerings from the more established vendors."
Gartner also singled out harmon.ie as an ecosystem partner that helps
plug gaps in SharePoint, by providing mobile access and preventing
In late 2012, harmon.ie announced harmon.ie Connect, a new generation
of anywhere, anytime SharePoint products. In the two months since its
release, harmon.ie sold 50,000 mobile licenses, illustrating the
demand for mobile collaboration.
Times named harmon.ie a "company to watch" as an innovator whose
technology for social document sharing is emerging, impactful and
growing in influence.
"We see enormous potential for 2013," continued Cohen. "Driven by the
explosive market need for mobile access to enterprise business systems
like SharePoint, harmon.ie Connect fills a huge gap in the ability of
businesses to provide their workforce with the tools they need to be
productive. By making document and social information available wherever
people work, harmon.ie vastly improves the collaboration experience and
makes it accessible to typical business users."
harmon.ie is the first platform-independent enterprise social vendor,
delivering a consistent social user experience across multiple social
and collaboration platforms from different vendors such as Microsoft (News - Alert),
IBM and Salesforce. Thousands of businesses including Continental
Corporation, BearingPoint and Amway use harmon.ie across mobile, desktop
and cloud to evolve into more socially powered enterprises. For more
information, visit http://harmon.ie/.
All trademarks, trade names, service marks, and logos referenced herein
belong to their respective companies.
Vendors in Social Software and Collaboration," Gartner, April 27,
Partners That Can Help You Mind Six Gaps in SharePoint,"
Gartner, October 12, 2012.
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