SOURCE: Aeturnum, Inc.

Aeturnum, Inc.

October 06, 2009 23:46 ET

Aeturnum, Inc. Expands to the Middle East to Meet Increasing Demand for Software Development Services and Solutions

New Venture Helps Public and Private Sector Enterprises Across the Region Accelerate Time to Market and Reduce Development Costs

WESTFORD, MA--(Marketwire - October 6, 2009) - Aeturnum, Inc., a provider of enterprise software development services and solutions, today announced its expansion into the Middle East region. Aeturnum Gulf, headquartered in Dubai, UAE, will enable the company to meet increasing demand for its products and services in the UAE, Bahrain, Jordan, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman and Qatar. The Dubai office will be headed by Sid Paul, vice president of business development. Paul will leverage Aeturnum's highly disciplined global sourcing and engineering model to deliver high quality, cost-effective product engineering, software testing, systems integration and software platforming solutions to public and private sector enterprises in the region.

Paul brings extensive experience in the engineering and marketing disciplines to Aeturnum Gulf, having represented a number of leading software and hardware technology vendors and services organizations in the region. He will work closely with Rajat Bhakhri, Aeturnum president and CEO, and be responsible for a local team that includes regional sales, project management and technical resources for Aeturnum's respective services and solutions.

The Aeturnum Gulf team will market, sell and support the full line of Aeturnum's product and service offerings including its Athiva enterprise development software platform and its Microsoft-based Search Solutions Framework and Integrated Business Information Platform for enterprise search and collaboration. Aeturnum Gulf will also focus on the company's comprehensive services and expertise in business intelligence, data warehousing, e-billing and payment and online self service. Other core areas of expertise include system architecture, design, development, QA and testing and systems integration.

"I am very proud to be associated with Aeturnum and am looking forward to the opportunity to establish and differentiate the company in the Gulf region," said Paul. "The company has already built a solid base here. Our team will build on that foundation with the entire Aeturnum product and service line and provide Aeturnum Gulf clients with the best possible after-sales and technical support."

"The market for high quality, cost-effective software development services and solutions is very strong in the Middle East," said Bhakhri. "To date, we've made great progress, and now the opportunity demands a dedicated presence in the area. Sid's experience and knowledge of the local markets will accelerate our efforts and assure our customers in the region get all the service and support they need."

To contact Aeturnum Gulf:
Siddharth Paul
Aeturnum Gulf
513, Atrium Centre
Bank Street, Bur-Dubai, Dubai
UAE
+97 150 903 2783
spaul@aeturnum.com

About Athiva®

Athiva is an open development platform designed for both internal development organizations and software product companies. It incorporates a set of ready-to-use and highly customizable business application services commonly used in enterprise software products including Enterprise Payment, Enterprise Search, Business Intelligence, Access & Identity Management, Content & Document Management, e-Commerce, Hierarchy Management and Business Process Management. These modules deliver the foundation for building and integrating both B2B and B2C software applications and can shorten the development lifecycle of any enterprise application or product by as much as 50% or more.

About Aeturnum®, Inc.

Aeturnum is a leading provider of enterprise software development services and solutions with offices in Westford, MA and R&D centers in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The company provides comprehensive IT solutions and services, including product engineering, systems integration and software platforming to both large companies and funded technology startups. The Aeturnum team has deep expertise in enterprise search, enterprise collaboration, business intelligence, data warehousing, software quality assurance and testing, and e-billing and payment and partners with a number of leading technology providers including Microsoft, Oracle, Sun, Netezza, Pentaho, Digital Reef and WaveMaker. More information is available at www.aeturnum.com.

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