SOURCE: AgilePoint, Inc. (Formerly Ascentn)

AgilePoint, Inc. (Formerly Ascentn)

October 20, 2009 14:36 ET

Leading Provider of .NET Based BPMS (Business Process Management System) Ascentn Changes Company Name to AgilePoint, Inc.

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwire - October 20, 2009) - Ascentn Corporation (, the leading provider of .NET based Business Process Management System (BPMS) solutions, today announced its new company name, AgilePoint, Inc. With more than 300 customers globally using its solutions the company is changing its name from Ascentn Corporation to AgilePoint, Inc. to reflect their powerful product line and how the company is already generally known.

"Today's unveiling of AgilePoint Corporation marks a significant milestone for our company," explained Jesse Shiah, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder for AgilePoint. He goes on to say "The AgilePoint brand has grown exponentially and garnered significant recognition with top analysts in the BPM space. We are now aligning our name with the brand that provides mission-critical BPM solutions to so many companies."

In conjunction with the name change, the company also announced the availability of the latest AgilePoint product offering.

--  AgilePoint Express™ for SharePoint allows the entire enterprise to
    create, manage, and govern complex business processes for SharePoint 2007
    and 2010!  Companies can start small with AgilePoint Express™, realize
    value quickly, and scale to a true enterprise-wide BPMS when ready.

Beginning today, the company has launched a new website, Effective immediately, all future business activities will be conducted using the new name. All existing emails and URL links based on the former Ascentn name will remain in effect. There has been no change in the company's management or ownership.

About AgilePoint, Inc. (formerly Ascentn)

AgilePoint, Inc. pioneered .NET-based BPMS and delivered an SOA-aligned, model-driven, meta-data framework architecture. This advancement truly empowers business users with process visibility and process-based innovation within an IT governed ecosystem. AgilePoint's solutions drive the BPM initiatives of many leading global organizations including Siemens, KPN Telecom, Euphony, Athlon Car Lease, Chinatrust, Cellcom, Elbit Systems, Daisy Brand, and numerous others. Ascentn has offices in North America, Asia Pacific (Taiwan, China, Japan) and EMEA (Belgium and Spain). Under it former name Ascentn, AgilePoint has won significant recognitions in the industry including Gartner BPM Cool Vendor, Gartner BPM Magic Quadrant-Visionary, Forrester Human Centric BPMS for .NET-Strong Performer, etc.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Jesse Shiah
    AgilePoint, Inc.
    Phone: (650) 968-6789
    Fax: (650) 968-6785
    Email Contact
    1916C Old Middlefield Way
    Mountain View, CA 94043