SOURCE: Avata Technologies Corporation

Avata Technologies Corporation

August 31, 2011 07:30 ET

Avata EPM Now Available on Salesforce.com AppExchange, the World's Most-Popular Marketplace for Business Apps

Customers Can Now Deploy Avata EPM to Simplify Project Management; Cloud Computing Leaders Converge at Dreamforce 2011, the Cloud Computing Event of the Year, That Will Showcase How Businesses Can Tap Into the Power of Social, Mobile and Open Technologies to Become Social Enterprises

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - Aug 31, 2011) - Salesforce.com Dreamforce Conference - Avata Technologies Corporation today announced the availability of Avata EPM on AppExchange. Built using Force.com, salesforce.com's social enterprise platform for employee apps, Avata EPM is immediately available for test drive and deployment on AppExchange at http://www.salesforce.com/appexchange/. The announcement was made today at Dreamforce 2011, the cloud computing event of the year.

The Dreamforce conference is being held Aug. 30 - Sept. 2, 2011, at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. Avata will be in booth #45 in the Dreamforce Expo.

Avata EPM, Enterprise Project Management, enables customers to easily link tasks to clients' requirements or product requirements, and tie projects to many related master projects.

Comments on the News

  • "Avata offers the fastest and easiest solution for project management," said Paul Rohaly, director of engineering, OEM Controls. "I am loving it!"
  • "We are able to leverage the power of Force.com to simplify product and project management, particularly in the complex area of product development," said Eswar Subramanian, President and CEO, Avata Technologies.
  • "Customers coming to Dreamforce will have a chance to see how partners like Avata exemplify the extraordinary reach of the AppExchange marketplace," said Ron Huddleston, vice president, ISV Alliances, salesforce.com. "Apps like these continue to push the social, open, mobile and trusted capabilities customers expect from the salesforce.com ecosystem."

Avata simplifies project management and project portfolio management by enabling users to:

  • Manage projects by focusing on relevant slices of a project or portfolio
  • Collaborate with internal teams and external partners
  • Automate routine processes such as reviews and approvals with customizable workflow
  • Extend capabilities to include agile development and requirements management
  • Eliminate errors and save time by integrating with IT systems, such as ERP and CRM

Dreamforce 2011 is the cloud computing event of the year. The ninth annual conference will welcome more than 30,000 customers, partners and developers to the new world of the social enterprise. With more than 450 sessions and 250 cloud companies in the expo, Dreamforce offers the content and educational opportunities that enable attendees to tap into the power of the social enterprise.

About the Force.com Platform and AppExchange
Force.com is the trusted social enterprise platform for building and running any employee app in the cloud. Force.com powers the Salesforce CRM apps, the more than 200,000 custom apps used by salesforce.com customers such as Japan Post, Kaiser Permanente, KONE, and Sprint Nextel and the more than 1,200 ISV apps built by partners such as BMC, FinancialForce.com and Fujitsu.

Enterprise apps built on the Force.com platform can be easily distributed and marketed through the salesforce.com AppExchange http://www.salesforce.com/appexchange/.

The salesforce.com social enterprise platform delivers the most trusted and comprehensive cloud technologies for social, mobile and open apps. It includes Force.com, the cloud platform for employee apps, Heroku, the cloud platform for customer apps and Database.com, the cloud database to integrate the social enterprise.

Salesforce, Dreamforce, Force.com, Heroku, AppExchange and others are trademarks of salesforce.com, inc.

About Avata Technologies Corporation
Avata develops and deploys on demand software to simplify product and project management and greatly enhance the success of its customer's products and projects. Avata offers a suite of solutions, Avata CPD, which includes Avata EPM for enterprise project management, and other solutions for requirements management, agile software development, and new product introduction. Avata enables you to dramatically improve effectiveness and efficiency in product definition, development, and launch, through a collaborative framework for communication, decision making, and execution. Avata is an OEM partner of salesforce.com.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Eswar Subramanian
    Avata Technologies Corporation
    408 400 3681
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