SOURCE: Aeturnum, Inc.

October 15, 2008 08:00 ET

Aeturnum Partners With Mendix; Delivers Value-Added Services for Model-Driven Application Platform

WESTFORD, MA--(Marketwire - October 15, 2008) - Aeturnum, Inc. (www.aeturnum.com), a leading provider of IT consulting and software product development and platform services, has joined the Mendix Partner Program as a Certified Services Partner in North America. Aeturnum will provide value-added services and consulting in strategy, solution design and implementation for the Mendix platform to help users accelerate deployment time, reduce implementation costs and reduce total cost of acquisition and ownership. The partnership includes product training, certification, product access and joint go-to-market activities.

Mendix delivers a powerful, model-driven, enterprise application platform that provides tools and architecture to rapidly design, build, test, integrate, deploy, manage and optimize Service-oriented Business Applications in any existing IT environment. Unlike other platforms, Mendix allows business analysts and partners like Aeturnum to actively take part in the development cycle -- translating business models into executable components that are easily adapted and assembled automatically into a personalized, web-based application. The Mendix technology makes it possible for managers, users and consultants to play an important part in building composite software that seamlessly fits their business processes or need for information.

Aeturnum partners with many leading software package vendors like Mendix to provide solution customization, integration and deployment. The company leverages its deep vertical expertise in insurance, financial services, retail, utilities, telecom, health care and higher education to help customers gain maximum value from their IT solutions. With Mendix, Aeturnum will also take advantage of its expertise in business process to help companies optimize their solution for maximum user satisfaction and business benefit.

"We are pleased that Aeturnum chose to work with the Mendix technology and we look forward to working together with them," said Mendix CEO Derek Roos. "Aeturnum is an excellent example of an innovative company whose expertise adds real value to deliver superior solutions. We are confident that this partnership will help reduce the pressure companies are facing today to improve efficiency and reduce costs."

"Many IT organizations struggle with translating their specific business challenges into clear solution requirements," said Rajat Bhakri, president and CEO at Aeturnum. "By combining our best practices in business process and solution deployment with the robust and flexible business modeling capabilities in the Mendix platform, we can help users focus their solution approach, accelerate their time to value and reduce their cost of ownership."

Aeturnum and Mendix will be exhibiting together at the upcoming ACORD Implementation Forum taking place October 15-16 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. For more information on the event, visit http://www.acord.org/aif/index.aspx.

About Mendix

Mendix is a fast-paced software company dedicated to streamlining, automating and integrating complex business processes in the extended enterprise. Mendix products enable a model-driven approach towards business application and portal development, increasing flexibility, accelerating delivery and reducing complexity. Mendix is used by Fortune 500 companies to create transaction portals that allow real time collaboration with customers, business partners and employees. Mendix has offices in Europe and the United States. For more information, visit www.mendix.com.

About Aeturnum

Aeturnum is a leading provider of enterprise application development services and platform solutions with offices in Westford, MA and R & D centers in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The company provides comprehensive IT solutions and services, including systems integration, information systems outsourcing, software application development, maintenance and R & D services to both major Fortune 500 companies and funded technology startups. More information is available at www.aeturnum.com.