News Date: Friday, October 15, 2010

CIGNEX, the global leader in design, development and roll-out of commercial Open Source solutions, today announced that it has expanded its presence in the US by setting-up a new office in Houston, Texas.

“Over the last 18 months we have witnessed an exponential growth in the demand for enterprise grade commercial Open Source solutions in the US. CIGNEX has been leading the way for over 10 years and is a Platinum partner to both Liferay and Alfresco, the leading Open Source Portal and Enterprise Content Management solutions respectively. We are involved in numerous Open Source opportunities in Texas and the expansion to Houston is in line with our policy of working in close proximity to our clients”, said Jeff Colvin, CEO of CIGNEX.

CIGNEX has been recognised by clients and partners for its exemplary work and was awarded Partner of the Year, 2010 by Liferay in September.

“CIGNEX has helped clients achieve up to 90% savings in Total Cost of Ownership by adopting Open Source solutions in over 200 deployments. We are pleased to have a seasoned campaigner like Don Thompson, with over 25 years of providing value to clients, leading the Houston operations for CIGNEX”, said Amit Babaria, President – Americas & EVP – Sales & Marketing for CIGNEX.

About CIGNEX (www.cignex.com): CIGNEX Global Holding Corporation is the global leader in commercial Open Source & SAP Connect solutions for over 10 years providing solutions across Web Content Management, Portals & Social Collaboration, e-commerce, Digital Asset Management, Documents & Records Management, Business Process Management, Business Intelligence, ERP & CRM and SOA. CIGNEX, by deploying commercial Open Source solutions, focuses on addressing key challenges faced by CIOs today: (a) integrating Open Source solutions with existing Line of business solutions, (b) managing the contradictory demands of reducing IT spend while rolling out new solutions.

Headquartered in Santa Clara, CA with offices in Colorado, Florida, Michigan, Texas, New Jersey, United Kingdom, India, Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand and 400+ employees, CIGNEX has helped in improving client profitability by delivering commercial Open Source solutions to over 200 global customers.

For more information, please contact

Amit Babaria
President – Americas & EVP – Sales & Marketing
CIGNEX Global Holding Corporation
amit@cignex.com