TIBCO was founded in 1985 and has been at the forefront of information bus technologies since its inception. Over 4,000 customers worldwide rely on TIBCO to manage information, decisions, processes, people, and data in real time.
During its life it has made a number of acquisitions, most recently Alpine Data Labs in late 2017, preceded by Composite Software (from Cisco), Statistica, Jaspersoft, Spotfire and StreamBase. TIBCO has some 1,000 BPM customers, with heavy concentration in the financial, telecommunications and government sectors. Customers include ADIS, BMO, BNP Paribas Security Services, Citibank Asia, First Citizens Bank, KPN, and Société Générale.