iConverse and Attunity Partner to Deliver Wireless Solutions that Leverage Investments in B2B Initiatives and Underlying IT.Business/Technology Editors
BURLINGTON & WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 9, 2001
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B2B - business to business software solutions, and iConverse, a leader in the emerging wireless application market, today announced that they have teamed to provide wireless solutions that can access critical enterprise backoffice systems.
The partnership will enable customers of Attunity and iConverse to deploy web services (1) Loosely, any online service delivered over the Web. Such usage appears in articles from non-technical sources, but not in IT-oriented publications, because definition #2 below describes the correct use of the term. and business transaction systems to their customers, suppliers and employees using the broadest range of wireless, mobile devices.
iConverse's wireless application platform helps companies create, deploy and maintain flexible wireless applications that enable mobile transactions and deliver critical business information in a format that provides the best experience for each individual user, regardless of device. Attunity's flagship offerings -- Attunity B2B(R) and Attunity Connect(R) -- further enhance iConverse's ability to provide wireless solutions by providing integrated access to enterprise backoffice systems and B2B web services. With Attunity's XML XML
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Under the terms of the contract, Attunity and iConverse also will undertake co- marketing and sales efforts and work together to develop integration points for each other's solutions.
Attunity B2B software enables enterprises to create, share, automate and manage business processes with their customers, vendors, partners and eMarketplaces over the Internet. Companies that use Attunity B2B can create web services -- such as a requesting a stock price, placing an order or requesting order status -- and through iConverse, such services can now be wirelessly enabled. Attunity Connect, which integrates applications and data sources through industry-standard interfaces, enables organizations to easily and cost-effectively connect their back office legacy systems, applications and databases to the Internet-driven, wireless eBusiness world.
"Teaming with Attunity enhances iConverse's ability to provide a powerful and simple path to delivering critical information to virtually any mobile device on the market," said Ron Matros, president and chief executive officer of iConverse. "iConverse can help companies implement or extend their wireless strategy by leveraging investments already made, including business processes, legacy systems, and the Web. This is essential for companies that wish to capitalize on Cap´i`tal`ize on`
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3. a recent report by the Meta Group, wireless interactions in the B2B and B2C (Business to Consumer) Refers to a business communicating with or selling to an individual rather than a company. See B2B. markets will grow to 15-25 percent of transactions within two to three years.
"Our partnership with iConverse will help companies extend their wireless reach to the crown jewels crown jewels
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iConverse m-powers companies to easily and quickly create, deploy and maintain the right wireless applications for every mobile device, driving revenue, strengthening loyalty and solidifying relationships. The iConverse wireless application platform leverages and integrates with existing IT resources, enabling companies to execute their wireless strategy as part of an integrated, enterprise-wide business plan. Established in 1999, with headquarters in Waltham, MA, iConverse is a privately held company privately held company
A firm whose shares are held within a relatively small circle of owners and are not traded publicly. . Its funding partners include Advanced Technology Ventures and Prism Venture Partners. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.iconverse.com.
About Attunity Ltd.
Attunity is a leading provider of B2B solutions that deliver dynamic business process integration. Attunity gives enterprises the power to create, share, automate, and manage business processes with partners, suppliers, customers, and eMarketplaces over the Internet. Attunity solutions enable companies to simplify supply chain interaction, improve customer relationships, and expand the reach of their business.
Attunity delivers production-proven software and services to more than 1,000 companies and has strategic alliances with Oracle, Compaq, and other world-class partners. Attunity products are available through direct sales and support offices in the United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area. , Israel, the United Kingdom, France, the People's Republic People's Republic
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Attunity is a publicly traded company publicly traded company
A company whose shares of common stock are held by the public and are available for purchase by investors. The shares of publicly traded firms are bought and sold on the organized exchanges or in the over-the-counter market. (NASDAQ: ATTU). For more information, visit Attunity at www.attunity.com.
Attunity, the Attunity logo, Attunity B2B, Attunity B2BEngine, Attunity B2BDesigner, Attunity Connect, and Attunity BluePrint are registered trademarks, Web Services process integration is a trademark, and "This Way to B2B" is a service mark of Attunity Ltd. All other marks are the property of their respective owners.
(Except for the historical information contained herein, the matters discussed in this news release include forward-looking statements forward-looking statement
A projected financial statement based on management expectations. A forward-looking statement involves risks with regard to the accuracy of assumptions underlying the projections. that may involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Actual results may vary significantly based upon a number of factors, including but not limited to risks and product technology development, market acceptance of the products and continuing product demand, the impact of competitive products and pricing, changing economic conditions, both here and abroad, release and sales of new products by strategic resellers and customers, and other risk factors detailed in the company's most recent annual report and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.)