Progress Software Names Top Channel Partners for Forward Thinking, Innovative and Unparalleled Applications
Officially announced at the
Progress Software Global Partner award winners include:
Technology - Partner of the Year Award. The Partner of the
Year exemplifies the true meaning of partnership, demonstrating the
highest levels of technology innovation, driving growth and evangelism
within its customers' industry, as well as enthusiastic participation
within the Progress community. In 2012, Supercorp transformed its
strategy to differentiate against competition, using a SaaS offering
to grow its license revenue by 23% year-over-year. A service-oriented
partner with strong customer focus, Supercorp is an evangelist in the
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- Skyward - SaaS Excellence Award. The SaaS Excellence Award honors an ISV whose participation in Progress' SaaS enablement programs resulted in highly innovative offerings that achieved impressive commercial success within their market. Skyward is an Elite Partner serving the education marketplace. Over the past few years, Skyward moved to a SaaS-based strategy. Currently, approximately 75% of Skyward's new business is SaaS-based, setting the company apart from competitors and enabling it to compete in both small and large districts.
Bravepoint- Partner Collaboration Award. This award recognizes the partner that participated in the most successfully brokered deals and illustrated the benefit of partner collaboration and cooperation within the Progress partner community. In collaboration with Progress, Bravepointhelps facilitate technology enablement in the partner community by delivering a completely new course curriculum for developing multi-tenant applications in the Cloud that enables ISVs to transform applications and leverage all the benefits of multi-tenancy in less than five days.
- QAD - Business Focus Award. The Business Focus award distinguishes companies that demonstrate foresight and an understanding of current and future market opportunities. A market leader in automotive parts manufacturing, QAD provides a solution that competitors are unable to match and their Global customers require. QAD defines Effective Enterprise as one where every business process is working at peak efficiency and perfectly aligned to the company's strategic goals. The pursuit of this vision drives the products that it develops and the approach it takes when engaging with customers. QAD received the 2012 Partner of the Year Award.
VanMeijel Automatisering BV— Challenger Award. The Challenger Award identifies the partner that pushes the boundaries of the product by driving out-of-the-box product innovation and enhancements. VanMeijel Automatisering BV, a Netherlands-based provider of software and services for project financial management in the construction space, personifies the Challenger traits. Not only has it driven OpenEdge BPM revenue through business processes, as part of the METACOM application, it has also adopted and embraced application delivery in the cloud using the Progress Arcadedevelopment platform.
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