PITTSBURGH, PA - June 4, 2014 - ComponentOne, a division of GrapeCity and the largest component solution provider in the Microsoft Visual Studio Partner Ecosystem, was recognized in the June 2014 issue of BZ Media’s SD Times as a 12-Time-All Star for the SD Times 100 awards. The SD Times 100 (http://sdt.bz/71295) is an annual awards program that represents the leaders of the software development industry. According to David Rubinstein, editor-in-chief of SD Times,”The editors of SD Times identified the industry’s top leaders, innovators and influencers, and broke them out into 10 separate industry segments.” “When choosing the SD Times 100, we carefully considered each company’s offerings and reputation. We also listened for the “buzz”—how much attention and conversation we’ve heard around the company and its products and technologies—as a sign of leadership within the industry,” said Rubinstein. “Since the inception of the SD Times awards program, ComponentOne has continued to generate a great deal of buzz for their all-encompassing data and UI control suites, and spreadsheet and reporting tools,” said Rubinstein. “All while demonstrating true leadership and innovation as evident in their solutions for Windows, web and mobile application development. In a recent article, “ComponentOne Simplifies Application Development, ” SD Times May 2014: 9 Print .NET Component Buyers Guide and Visual Studio Sourcebook, Contributing Editor Lisa Morgan wrote that, “Developers looking to deliver great user experiences on the desktop, the Web and mobile devices choose ComponentOne to speed up the delivery of their projects. For more than two decades, ComponentOne has led the market with its award-winning UI controls, tools and solutions.” “GrapeCity and its ComponentOne division offer their appreciation to the editors of BZ Media’s SD Times for the research and evaluation they have put into the awards program for over a decade,” said Eve Turzillo, communications manager at ComponentOne, a division of GrapeCity. Availability The company offers no-charge, 30-day trials of each of its component suites, which may be downloaded at http://www.componentone.com/Downloads/. Online visitors may also access tutorials, forums, documentation, and videos as part of the ComponentOne experience. About GrapeCity Founded in 1980, GrapeCity is an award-winning Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, a premier Visual Studio Industry Partner, and one of the world’s largest providers of developer components. The company has more than 850 employees and hundreds of thousands of customers worldwide. For close to 30 years, GrapeCity has provided enterprises around the world with state-of-the-art developer tools and components, software services and solutions. For more company information, visit the ComponentOne division website at http://www.componentone.com. Follow on Twitter @componentone or “Like” on Facebook www.facebook.com/GrapeCityUS. About BZ Media BZ Media LLC® (www.bzmedia.com) is a high-tech media company combining the best of print and Web-based publishing, offering industry-leading magazines, newspapers, Web sites and conferences. BZ Media’s SD Times® (www.sdtimes.com) is the leading magazine for the software development industry. Published since 2000, SD Times reaches more than 65,000 subscribers in 131 countries, plus many more on sdtimes.com.