SeeBeyond and TietoEnator form SOA alliance
13 July 2005 | 1866 views | 0
SeeBeyond (Nasdaq:SBYN), provider of the world's first fully integrated composite application network suite (SeeBeyond ICAN Suite) for advanced integration and composite application solutions, and TietoEnator, the Nordic's largest IT services company, today announced a global partnership alliance whereby the two companies will offer comprehensive integration solutions across key vertical markets as part of TietoEnator's Digital Innovations initiative.
TietoEnator's Digital Innovations Unit for Enterprise Application Integration (EAI) offers solutions based on leading integration technologies. Digital Innovations develops and intensifies digital self-service applications, to improve synergies between TietoEnator's vertical business areas, and to accelerate the product packaging and integration processes of the key digitalized self-service applications. Together, SeeBeyond and TietoEnator can provide organizations with robust enterprise-scale integration solutions based on open standards and built on a Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) to support the optimization of business processes, allowing customers to leverage existing IT investments.
"We see great opportunities for our services based on SeeBeyond's products in combination with TietoEnator's extended experience in development and integration of complex IT solutions," said Marko Ovaska, Director of TietoEnator. "SeeBeyond's reputation and comprehensive integration suite, coupled with our implementation experience, will enable customers to realize a positive, rapid return on their IT investments by leveraging their existing enterprise applications and bringing new applications to market quickly."
"Partnering with an organization like TietoEnator that really understands the challenges and opportunities associated with driving added value from IT investments is essential to our mission," said Ian Hill, senior vice president and general manager of EMEA for SeeBeyond. "Building on the success of joint customers in the Nordic region to date, we are delighted to be working with TietoEnator worldwide to deliver market-leading solutions based on our industry-leading technology."
SeeBeyond and TietoEnator have already successfully delivered projects based on SeeBeyond's ICAN Suite for approximately 20 customers in the Nordic region across the public sector and healthcare markets. Together, the alliance offers organizations a proven, scalable J2EE- and Web services-based platform to help organizations deploy a new generation of composite applications.