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Perforce a Strategic Element of Seasun Games Modernization of Game Development
[March 15, 2017]

Perforce a Strategic Element of Seasun Games Modernization of Game Development


MINNEAPOLIS, March 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Perforce Software, a provider of solutions to DevOps teams requiring massive scale, visibility and speed along the development lifecycle, has been selected by Seasun Games, a leading Chinese game developer, to provide multinational development synchronization across the globe. As the industry standard for game development version control, Perforce was tapped to meet ambitious benchmarks for speed and stability as Seasun established their first North American studio, in Redwood City, California, to drive the new modernization initiatives.

"Perforce has the fastest data synchronization speed between two continents based on our tests," says Mantin Lu, Director of Product Development at Seasun Games. "It is improving code stability and allowing multi-person collaboration instantly."

Seasun Games is well known for their innovative game development in PC and mobile applications, which has spanned more than two decades. The senior management team decided to change their traditional game development methods to improve efficiency in their production process. This involved replacing a previous and unreliable solution, as they sought a platform with large scale project capabilities, greater speed, more flexible branching and shelving measures, as well as seamless management of all of their massive binary files.

"Bringing Perforce into our operation was one of the most important strategic moves," says Lu. "We've found that our production efficiency has already increased by 20 percent," adding that Seasun is optimistic this trend will climb, especially as the solution is fully integrated within their build system.

In addition to the scalability and performance speed offered by Perforce Helix, the solution has improved the ease of useover Seasun's previous platform.

"Helix has allowed us to edit files and let users run tests with ease," says Lu. "It's really simple to manage branch operations and streams, all in one place, too."

About Perforce


Enterprises across the globe rely on Perforce to build and deliver complex digital products faster and with higher quality. Perforce is best known for its highly scalable version management and collaboration platform that securely manages change across all digital content – source code, art files, video files, images, libraries - while supporting the developer and build tools your teams need to be productive, such as Git, Visual Studio, Jenkins, Adobe, Maya and many others. Perforce also offers complete project lifecycle management tools to accelerate a project's delivery cycle by linking the requirements, test plans, source code, and helpdesk in an integrated platform. Perforce is trusted by the world's most innovative brands, including NVIDIA, Pixar, Scania, Ubisoft, and VMware. The company has offices in the US, the United Kingdom, Germany, Canada and Australia, and sales partners around the globe. For more information, please visit www.perforce.com

About Seasun Inc.

Seasun is a leading Chinese online games publisher focused on creating high quality games/game engines that push the boundaries of player experience in action entertainment. The company is also involved in small-medium sized investments for game studios worldwide. We have recently started up our U.S. studio in Redwood City, CA to create top quality content for the western market.

Seasun has shipped many successful titles, including the popular MMORPG series JX (http://jx3.xoyo.com/), the MMOARPG titles First Myth (http://fs.xoyo.com/index1) and CQ (http://cq.xoyo.com/), along with our FPS MAT (http://xd.xoyo.com/). The "JX" series has grossed more than $250 million and has achieved a daily active user count of 3.3 million. We are currently building a special team of highly talented people to create the technology for our next-generation MMOARPG at this studio.

Media Contacts

Global
Colleen Kulhanek
Perforce Software
Ph: +1 510-473-3069
ckulhanek@perforce.com

US
Ali Shaffer
Revere
Ph: +1 206-459-2487
ali.shaffer@revereagency.com

UK/EMEA
Maxine Ambrose/Nicola Males
Ambrose Communications
Ph: +44 1491 412944
perforce@ambrosecomms.co.uk

 

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SOURCE Perforce Software


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