Palo Alto, CA, USA and Givisiez, Switzerland – May 8, 2012 – WSO2 and AVINTIS SA today announced a strategic partnership to deliver service-oriented architecture (SOA) and application integration solutions to enterprises based in Switzerland and the surrounding region. WSO2 delivers the industry’s most comprehensive middleware platforms for enabling SOA and composite application development and deployment on-premise and in the cloud. AVINTIS SA brings more than 14 years of expertise in implementing IT integration and middleware concepts for enabling business agility and automating key healthcare industry processes. Through the partnership, the growing base of customers in Switzerland using WSO2’s 100% open source middleware can take advantage of locally based, best-in-class IT solutions from AVINTIS.
Under terms of the agreement, AVINTIS will use WSO2’s middleware along with its own enterprise software to provide new and existing customers with solutions for integrating on-premise and software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications. Additionally, WSO2 will provide AVINTIS with technical, sales and marketing support to promote SOA adoption and help customers achieve the high availability, high performance, and flexibility they require for IT and business agility.
“The global success of open source software in driving enterprise IT deployments is driving greater demand here for open source alternatives among both multi-national companies and small businesses we serve. Our partnership with WSO2 is a strategic investment to serve these markets,” said Alfred Berger, AVINTIS SA CEO and owner. “Additionally, WSO2’s support for heterogeneous SOA environments and healthcare standards, complements our solutions for healthcare and other market sectors, both on-premise and in the cloud.”
“As one of Switzerland’s most trusted and well-known integration solution providers, AVINTIS will be a strategic partner in helping us to meet the growing demand throughout the region for our WSO2 Carbon and WSO2 Stratos platforms,” said Jonathan Marsh, vice president of business development and product design. “AVINTIS also brings valuable expertise in serving multi-national companies, particularly in the healthcare industry where our WSO2 platforms increasingly are used to implement SOAs to improve information delivery and efficiency.”About AVINTIS
AVINTIS SA is a Swiss company. For more than 14 years, AVINTIS has pursued the mission to help companies take advantage of change and evolution through the implementation of "agility solutions" based on open and evolving concepts. AVINTIS delivers software and services based on architectural expertise in enterprise application integration, enterprise service bus, SOA, identity management, and master data management. AVINTIS’ customer portfolio includes multi-national companies as well as small-to-medium businesses covering the main sectors such as finance, industry, insurance, public administration and healthcare. Particularly in Healthcare, AVINTIS offers specialized vertical solutions based on these concepts.For more information, visit http://www.avintis.com. About WSO2 WSO2 is the lean enterprise middleware company. It delivers the only complete open source enterprise SOA middleware stack purpose-built as an integrated platform to support today’s heterogeneous enterprise environments—internally and in the cloud. WSO2’s service and support team is led by technical experts who have proven success in deploying enterprise SOAs and contribute to the technology standards that enable them. For more information, visit http://wso2.com or check out the WSO2 community on the WSO2 Blog, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, and FriendFeed..