OutSystems Partners with CXO Advisor on South African Market Expansion
OutSystems Partners with CXOAdvisor on South African MarketExpansion To Facilitate Market Assessment and Initial Demand CXO Advisor will Assist OutSystems with Entering the South African Market CXO Advisor, South Africas only truly independent ICT Advisory business and OutSystems, provider of the Agile Platform application development environment, announced a new agreement whereby CXO Advisor will provide insight and guidance to OutSystems as they enter the South African market.
OutSystems Partners with CXOAdvisor on South African MarketExpansion CXO Advisor will help OutSystems establish the market potential and assist with market positioning and development for OutSystems’ products including the Agile Platform 7.0. The Agile Platform 7.0 was launched at the recent NextStep 2012 conference in Lisbon on May 10, 2012. OutSystems CEO Paulo Rosado said, “The Agile Platform 7.0 release is focused on simplicity and introduces a new component called LifeTime.
OutSystems Partners with CXOAdvisor on South African MarketExpansion This component expands our application development and delivery platform with a single view for both development and operations to manage their application portfolio and dramatically simplifies many of the challenges faced by organizations trying to adopt new DevOps processes.” In addition to the LifeTime component, the Agile Platform 7.0 provides enhanced support for building multi-tenant applications that require full data isolation. By setting a single application parameter in the Agile Platform a complete multi-tenant solution is generated from the business process layer, through the database, to back end application monitoring.
OutSystems Partners with CXOAdvisor on South African MarketExpansion Says Craig Terblanche (MD of CXO Advisor), "We are excited about the opportunity to work with OutSystems and to bring this innovative technology to Africa; we believe that the combination of the Agile and Rapid paradigms will bring accelerated skills, capacity and capability to the market. This could assist South African companies to take a much needed technological lead in the African landscape.“ On the subject of skills scarcity, Terblanche says, "OutSystems plans to invest in skills development in the ISV and VAR market and utilize some of CXO Advisors own unique, financially based IT Management approaches to enhance these capabilities locally.
OutSystems Partners with CXOAdvisor on South African MarketExpansion About CXO Advisor: Established in 2002, trading as MarketWorks Advisory, and later rebranded in 2009; CXO Advisor is an independent “Business-like IT Management” consultancy, providing the African market with a business-relevant IT Advisory Service, supported by world class research, ensuring sustainable return on investment. CXO Advisor’s dynamic, highly skilled management consulting team focuses on improving the value clients receive from their Information Technology investment, by assisting C-Level executive’s in their decision making around IT investment and management decisions.
OutSystems Partners with CXOAdvisor on South African MarketExpansion About CXO Advisor: CXO Advisor offers independent review and assurance services accelerated by research, best practice and local expertise, backed by Ovum in Africa. Advisory Services include: Research Advisory; Strategy and Programme Advisory (including CIO coaching); Procurement and Transaction Advisor (TA) services; Outsourcing Advisory and Bid Advisory; Merger, Acquisition and Competition Advisory, as well as Risk Advisory. Assurance Services include: Programme Assurance; Delivery Assurance; Outsourcing Assurance; Contract Assurance; Negotiation Assurance; Risk Assurance; Service Assurance and IT Transformation.
OutSystems Partners with CXOAdvisor on South African MarketExpansion About CXO Advisor: CXO Advisor’s advisory services ensure that clients spend their money (enter into contracts, transactions or programmes) based on a well-crafted business rationale. For further information, please visit: http://www.cxo- advisor.co.zaAbout OutSystems : OutSystems provides the Agile Platform, a complete solution for the development and management of custom enterprise web and mobile applications that are built to change at the speed of business.
OutSystems Partners with CXOAdvisor on South African MarketExpansion IT teams around the world use the Agile Platform to develop, deploy, manage and change web applications that are robust, ready to scale and based on standard technology, ensuring no vendor lock-in. Benchmarks show that customers using the Agile Platform deliver their custom web applications 10.9x faster than with other technologies and toolsets available in the market. Introduced in 2001, the OutSystems Agile Platform has over 20,925 installations across 22 different industries, has received multiple CODiE, CRN and JOLT awards and is supported by an active community of more than 6,033 members, 1,549 certified practitioners and 59 implementation partners. Try the Agile Platform and get the free Community Edition at http://www.outsystems.com/download. For additional information, please visit http://www.outsystems.com.