ServiceNow Opens Silicon Valley Development Center in San Jose to Accommodate Substantial Growth in SaaS for IT
SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — ServiceNow, the creators of SaaS for IT, today announced the opening of its Silicon Valley development center in San Jose, Calif. The new facility marks the debut of ServiceNow in Silicon Valley and represents the first opportunity for top San Francisco Bay area talent in cloud development to join one of the fastest-growing, privately held companies in the world. The ServiceNow San Jose development center opens tomorrow.
Earlier today ServiceNow announced more than $125 million in annual recurring revenue as leading industry analysts recognize the company as the fastest-growing, market-share leading cloud service for IT management. This marks the sixth consecutive year ServiceNow recurring revenue has at least doubled year-over-year.
Headquartered in San Diego, ServiceNow hired 130 new employees in the last 90 days. Not coincidentally, Frank Slootman was selected and started as the new CEO of ServiceNow on May 2, 2011. With approximately 400 employees today, ServiceNow expects to add another 100 employees by the end of September 2011.
Moti Eliav, ServiceNow VP of Platform development, will use the San Jose facility as home base to triple the size of the ServiceNow Platform development team in the next 12 months.
Fred Luddy, ServiceNow chief product officer, said, “Moti and the ServiceNow Platform development team are creating cloud services used today by the largest IT organizations in the world. We work closely with our customers to deliver immediate value while pushing the envelope of what is possible from the data center to the browser. We offer the creative freedom and compensatory upside of a start up, with the stability and satisfaction of significant market adoption. We need brilliant developers to join the team as we explore uncharted terrain in modern Web UX, mobile and social applications, and big data analytics in the cloud.”
The ServiceNow San Jose development center is conveniently located in the Metro Plaza business park, less than one mile from San Jose International Airport, and walking distance to many popular restaurants and fitness centers. The San Jose facility is located at 181 Metro Drive.
ServiceNow has dozens of open positions in the San Jose development center, its San Diego headquarters and in its offices around the world. To apply, or for more information, please visit the We’re Hiring page on the ServiceNow website. Please send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org.
To learn more about SaaS for IT and an evolved approach to ITSM, please join ServiceNow and Malcolm Fry for a webinar titled, “Making ITIL Work for You,” on Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2011 at 8 am Pacific. Alternatively, a live, no-registration-required instance of ServiceNow is always available at http://demo.service-now.com/
ServiceNow was created to break all the old rules of enterprise IT management software. Born in the cloud, ServiceNow makes IT immediate, social and intuitive. From the beginning, the company set out to give IT people powerfully simple cloud services that just work. Today, the world’s most recognizable and innovative companies rely on SaaS from ServiceNow to transform IT to achieve IT 3.0. Founded in 2004, ServiceNow is recognized by industry analysts as the fastest-growing IT management software vendor and as the undisputed market share leader in SaaS for IT. For more information, please visit http://www.service-now.com or http://blog.service-now.com.