Borland believes the JTC offers the potential to represent the interests of application tools vendors
inside the JTC, whose J2EE work is dominated by the interests of larger enterprise software vendors.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio's Engineering team said: "There has been a rapid increase in the competition among the high speed steel (HSS) metal cutting tools vendors
in the last few years.
We are very pleased that Progress was selected as one of the first application development tools vendors
to join IBM's Market Development Program," said John Wark, vice president of marketing and development for Progress Software.
Oltsik comments: "The data indicates that the messaging security market is full of gaps and populated by point tools vendors
The BPM Pulse surveys C-level executives, finance and IT managers about their use of business performance management and their honest evaluations of the application and tools vendors
in the market.