SOURCE: Model Metrics, Inc.

Model Metrics, Inc.

April 18, 2011 09:01 ET

Model Metrics Named "Cool Vendor" by Leading Analyst Firm

Vendors Selected for the "Cool Vendor" Report Are Innovative, Impactful and Intriguing

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - Apr 18, 2011) - Model Metrics, the leader in cloud computing services for the enterprise, today announced it has been included in the list of "Cool Vendors" in the Cool Vendors in Application Services, 2011 report by Gartner, Inc.(1)

According to the report, the evolution to new models for consumption of enterprise applications and application services forces a response in how providers offer functionality and/or services. The vendors included in this report offer the innovative technologies and approaches required to meet current market demand in cool new ways.

Delivering solutions and services at the cutting edge of cloud computing

  • Model Metrics helps businesses understand how to successfully leverage cloud technologies -- from custom mobile solutions built in the cloud for the iPad and other devices, to service and support solutions, customer and partner portals, and strategic business process work.
  • With a focus on mobile and custom application development, Model Metrics has 500+ customers and hundreds of thousands of users of its solutions by completing 1,500+ cloud implementations for mid-sized and Fortune 1000 companies.
  • Since its founding in 2003, Model Metrics has become one of the most diversified and respected partners of Adobe, Amazon Web Services, Apple, Google and salesforce.com.

Comments on the news
"We're excited to be selected as a 'Cool Vendor' by Gartner," said Adam Caplan, CEO of Model Metrics. "We were fortunate to start building our cloud experience early on, enabling us to extend our application expertise to meet the latest customer demands, such as enabling enterprise applications on any mobile device."

* "Cool Vendor" Disclaimer
About Gartner's "Cool Vendor" Selection Process
Gartner's listing does not constitute an exhaustive list of vendors in any given technology area, but rather is designed to highlight interesting, new and innovative vendors, products and services. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness of a particular purpose.

Gartner defines a cool vendor as a company that offers technologies or solutions that are: Innovative, enable users to do things they couldn't do before; Impactful, have, or will have, business impact (not just technology for the sake of technology); Intriguing, have caught Gartner's interest or curiosity in approximately the past six months.

About Model Metrics
Model Metrics, enabler of the Model Enterprise, delivers solutions and services at the cutting edge of the cloud computing industry. Since its founding in 2003, Model Metrics has become one of the most diversified and respected partners of salesforce.com, Amazon Web Services, Adobe and Google. Headquartered in Chicago with offices across the country, Model Metrics' customer base spans all industries and includes enterprises such as Abbott, Allergan, Aon, Honeywell, L'Oreal, MasterCard, Medtronic, NBC Universal, The Boeing Company and Walgreens.

With a focus on mobile and call center technology, business process and change management innovation, and custom development, Model Metrics has 5,000+ customers and has completed 1,300+ salesforce.com implementations for mid-sized and Fortune 1000 companies. Its world-class application development skills using Force.com, Adobe Flex and AIR, Amazon Web Services, Google and the Apple iPhone enable the creation of custom applications featuring multimedia-rich user experiences. To learn more, visit http://www.modelmetrics.com or follow us on Twitter at @modelmetricsinc.

[1] Gartner "Cool Vendors in Application Services" by Susan Tan and Matthew Goldman, April 7, 2011

Contact Information

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