SOURCE: Thunderhead

April 18, 2007 09:47 ET

Thunderhead Launches FastTrack Conversion Services to Speed Standardization on Its Enterprise Communications Platform

BOSTON, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 18, 2007 -- AIIM Expo -- Thunderhead, the leading provider of enterprise communications software, today announced the launch of its FastTrack Conversion Services. FastTrack is designed to provide customers with a rapid, intelligent and low-risk approach to converting existing document generation systems to the Thunderhead Enterprise Communications platform.

Through numerous customer engagements, Thunderhead has identified that greater than 90 percent of its customers require experienced professional services support in converting existing document generation systems to their newly acquired Thunderhead software.

"As we continue to see rapid uptake and adoption of the Thunderhead platform across a broad range of industries, we have identified a very real need among our customers for a proven professional services offering to help them convert their documents and communications off of existing in-house systems and legacy document generation solutions to the Thunderhead platform," commented Glen Manchester, CEO of Thunderhead.

"Thunderhead's revolutionary enterprise communications capabilities and unique business user-centric design, combined with our open, standards-based architecture make Thunderhead an ideal platform for standardization. Our FastTrack Conversion Services form the perfect complement to our software, helping our customers to rapidly and cost effectively consolidate their existing systems and achieve greater return on their investment in Thunderhead," added Manchester.

Thunderhead's conversion offerings are one component of its larger FastTrack Services portfolio, which incorporates a broad range of proven consulting and educational service offerings that are designed to help customers deploy and become productive on Thunderhead software as quickly as possible. All of Thunderhead's service offerings make use of its holistic "FastTrack to Thunderhead" delivery methodology to ensure on-time, on-budget project delivery. Additionally, each FastTrack Conversion Service also incorporates a set of utilities that have been production tested and proven to accelerate the transition to the Thunderhead platform.

Thunderhead will initially offer FastTrack Conversion Services for the following legacy document generation environments:

--  Adobe JetForms
--  Document Sciences CompuSet
--  Document Sciences DLS Enterprise
--  DocuCorp DocuMerge
--  Group 1 Doc1 Designer
--  Microsoft Word template-based solutions
--  Insystems Calligo Enterprise
--  Metavante CSF Designer
    
Thunderhead will be exhibiting at the AIIM/OnDemand Expo in Boston, April 17 - 19, booth 2857.

About Thunderhead

Thunderhead is the leading provider of enterprise solutions for the creation and management of multi-channel business communications.

The Thunderhead platform allows business users to manage the production of both personalized and transaction-driven communications which may be delivered by any number of media channels, including print, fax, web, email, SMS and industry-specific XML schemas.

Thunderhead's unique combination of user-centric design; an open standards-based core; and broad, enterprise capabilities has enabled it to quickly become the market leader. Thunderhead numbers many of the world's leading financial services organizations as its customers, and services its rapidly expanding customer base from offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific.

For further information please visit www.thunderhead.com.

Contact Information

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