SOURCE: Prolifics

Prolifics

February 10, 2009 13:05 ET

Prolifics -- World's Largest Systems Integrator Specializing Exclusively in IBM Technologies Ends 2008 Healthy and Is Poised for Continued Growth

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - February 10, 2009) - Prolifics, the largest end-to-end systems integrator specializing in IBM technologies, announced that 2008 was a healthy year of growth, accomplishments and awards including:

Growth:

--  Joined with SemanticSpace Technologies and Arsin Corporation to form
    SemanticSpace Group -- a global organization offering clients a "blended-
    shore" delivery model for the development, testing and maintenance of IBM-
    based applications -- a combined entity of 1500 employees and $100MM in
    revenue.
--  Ranked in the Top 3 US and Canada, by IBM's #1 distributor, Avnet, for
    total overall IBM software revenue; recognized by Avnet Eagle Award for
    year-over-year sales growth
--  IBM Platinum Achievement Award for exponential growth in the UK
--  Expanded IBM Rational practice through exclusive partnerships with
    Arsin and Black Diamond Software
--  Appoints Kadeer Beg as Chief Technology Officer
    

Events:

--  Prolifics University -- Online Educational Conference for Executives
    and IT Management focused on SOA -- featuring keynote speaker, Sandy
    Carter, VP of SOA and WebSphere Marketing, IBM
--  Four speaking tracks at IBM's IMPACT conference including WebSphere MQ
    Security, an ESB implementation for Novo Nordisk, and an SOA Monitoring
    Solution for Boeing
--  Launched unique and innovative "SOA Smart Talk" podcast series
    originally presented during the IMPACT conference
    

Awards and Recognitions:

--  IBM Beacon Award for Overall Technical Excellence -- 2nd year in a row
    -- signifying that across all nominated IBM business partners, Prolifics is
    number one, demonstrating technology leadership, high levels of skills,
    quality processes and consistent high customer satisfaction through
    investment in its technical capabilities
--  IBM Beacon Award for Outstanding SOA Solution for an innovative
    implementation enabling the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to
    increase volume and performance, parse and distribute complicated industry
    "standard" HL7 data streams and reduce downtime
--  IBM AAA-level rating for Tivoli Deployment Accreditation and
    Information On Demand (IOD) Specialty Mark after successfully completing
    IBM's rigorous technical and business requirements
--  Profiled in two books, "WebSphere Revolution: The Inside Story of How
    IBM, Partners, and Customers Came Together to Transform Business" by Jim
    Hoskins and "The New Language of Marketing 2.0: How to Use ANGELS to
    Energize Your Market" by IBM's VP of SOA and WebSphere Marketing, Sandy
    Carter
    

About Prolifics

Founded in 1978, Prolifics is the largest systems integrator specializing in IBM technologies, having garnered awards for technical excellence across IBM's entire software portfolio. A Premier Level IBM Business Partner, Prolifics provides expert services including architectural advisement, design, development, and deployment of end-to-end SOA and Portal solutions. In 2008, Prolifics joined with SemanticSpace Technologies and Arsin Corporation to form SemanticSpace Group -- expanding its global presence and offerings. Prolifics has serviced more than 3,000 customers worldwide across a broad range of industries.

Prolifics is a registered servicemark of JYACC, Inc. d/b/a Prolifics. IBM and WebSphere are registered trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.

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