WSO2 Automotive Group Customer Named a SuperNova Awards 2012 Semifinalist for Innovative Mobile Application Using WSO2 Carbon Middleware

AAA Mid-Atlantic Was Recognized in the SuperNova Next Generation Customer Experience Award Category for its WSO2 Carbon-enabled Mobile Auto Buying Tools Application Palo Alto, CA – October 24, 2012 – WSO2 today announced that customer AAA Mid- Atlantic has been selected as a semi-finalist for a 2012 SuperNova Award in the Next Generation Customer Experience category. The second annual SuperNova Awards from Constellation Research, Inc. have recognized AAA Mid-Atlantic for its innovative Auto Buying Tools application, which lets AAA members research, price and even purchase vehicles from their mobile phones. Available to nearly 53 million members of 41 AAA clubs, plus non-members, the AAA Auto Buying Tools app works with any mobile device running Apple iOS, including the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. Users can research and compare vehicles, and by logging on, AAA members can purchase vehicles at member prices. Using WSO2 Carbon open source middleware, it took just six months to launch the AAA Auto Buying Tools app, which accommodates the different business relationships, rules and processes for each of 41 US AAA affiliate clubs. Since launching in December 2011, the Auto Buying Tools app has been downloaded more than 25,000 times. To view the full SuperNova profile on AAA Mid- Atlantic, visit: SuperNova Award winners in each category will be determined by a public vote, which is open through November 2, 2012 at supernova-awards. Winners will be awarded onstage at the SuperNova Awards gala dinner on November 9, 2012 first night of Constellation’s Connected Enterprise innovation summit.The event will take place at the St. Regis Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point, CA. About Constellation Research, Inc. Constellation Research is a research and advisory firm focused on disruptive and emerging technologies. This renowned group of experienced analysts, led by R "Ray" Wang, focuses on business themed research including the Future of Work; Next Generation Customer Experience; Data to Decisions; Matrix Commerce; Technology Optimization and Innovation; and Consumerization of IT and the New C-Suite. Constellation's collection of prestigious analysts bring real world experience, independence, and objectivity to client solutions that span cross-role, cross-functional, and cross-industry points of view. Clients join Constellation Research for a fresh and business focused perspective. Unlike the legacy analyst firms, Constellation Research is disrupting how research is accessed, what topics are covered, and how clients can partner with a research firm to achieve success. Over 100 clients have joined from an ecosystem of buyers, partners, solution providers, c-suite, board of directors and vendor clients. For more information about Constellation Research, visit 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 or check out the WSO2 community on the WSO2 Blog, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, and FriendFeed..