News Date: Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Capabilities on Liferay Portal and Social Collaboration solutions to be showcased at the event

Frankfurt, Germany, 6 October 2010: Datamatics CIGNEX, provider of innovative, next-generation Open Source solutions to enterprises globally, today announced that it would be showcasing its portfolio of Open Source solutions that help enterprises lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) at the Liferay Europe Symposium in Frankfurt, Germany.

Datamatics CIGNEX is a Platinum Partner of Liferay. This is Liferay’s 3rd European Symposium and is being held on the 12th and 13th of October.

Munwar Shariff, Chief Technology Officer, Datamatics CIGNEX would be sharing global experiences on how enterprises have leveraged Liferay to lower TCO at the Symposium. “We have helped clients achieve up to 90% savings in TCO by adopting Liferay in over 50 client engagements. The global Liferay experience of Datamatics CIGNEX, coupled with the presence of local talent in Germany, would add tremendous business and strategic value to enterprises seeking to adopt Liferay,” said Munwar.

Open-source Liferay has made the strongest move toward the forefront of portal decisions for Gartner's customers and has been named as a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for horizontal portals. By 2015, Gartner expects at least 25% of new enterprise portal projects in Global 2000 firms to use Open Source horizontal portal frameworks.

“We have been seeing an increasing demand for Open Source solutions among enterprises across a range of industries in Germany. Datamatics CIGNEX has a range of Open Source solutions to meet the business challenges of these customers. At the Liferay Symposium, we will showcase our capability on Liferay Portal and Social Collaboration that clients can benefit from,” said Michael Thuleweit, MD of Datamatics Global Services GmbH. 

About Datamatics CIGNEX : Datamatics CIGNEX, LLC is a Joint Venture between Datamatics Global Services, Inc., U.S. subsidiary of Datamatics Global Services Limited and CIGNEX Technologies, Inc., U.S. subsidiary of CIGNEX Global Holding Corporation. Datamatics CIGNEX combines the strengths of Datamatics, a global provider of smart business solutions enabled with the power of Artificial Intelligence, and CIGNEX, the largest Open Source consulting firm. Datamatics CIGNEX leverages the domain and technology strengths of both organizations to address the business challenges of customers worldwide.

Datamatics CIGNEX offers Open Source solutions to its clients to drive business efficiency & productivity and achieve massive savings in Total Cost of Ownership (TCO).  These solutions are used across an array of business applications, which include Web Content Management, Portals & Social Collaboration, e-commerce, Digital Asset Management, Documents & Records Management, Business Process Management, Business Intelligence, ERP & CRM and SOA.

For more information, please contact:

Dave Malhotra
CEO
Datamatics CIGNEX, LLC
Vidur Bhogilal
Chairman
Datamatics CIGNEX, LLC