BearingPoint Adopts Borland Delivery Optimization
BearingPoint New Zealand Adopts Borland’s Software Delivery OptimizationTM Solution
Wellington, New Zealand – September 6, 2005 – Borland Software Corporation (NASDAQ NM: BORL), a global leader for Software Delivery OptimizationTM, announced today that business systems integrator, BearingPoint New Zealand, has chosen to use Borland’s Core Software Delivery Platform (Core SDPTM) to help make its software development projects more efficient and predictable.
BearingPoint’s Integration Services Leader, Brian Fair, identified Borland Core SDP as the best application lifecycle management solution to help BearingPoint deliver high value customer services.
“BearingPoint’s solutions are about empowering our clients to achieve desired business results and get more value out of their investments, by ensuring their business and information systems provide access to the right information at the right time,” said Fair.
“Core SDP is designed to strengthen our ability to align business, IT and operations during our development of those solutions, and gain efficiencies through an automated process that will help achieve cost-effectiveness and project success,” added Fair.
“We are delighted to be involved with a company like BearingPoint in New Zealand, which shares our vision of maximising the business value of software and moving software development from a chaotic art into a managed business process,” said Julian Quinn, vice president of Borland Asia Pacific..
“By using Core SDP to optimize software development, BearingPoint can ensure everyone involved in the software delivery process has visibility across the entire lifecycle, and therefore can participate in a much more collaborative manner,” said Quinn.
‘Collaboration across the lifecycle is a critical success factor and something which Asia Pacific and New Zealand software development organisations are keen to adopt to drive better results. BearingPoint’s adoption of Core SDP is an excellent example of the demand we’re seeing in the market for an integrated solution. We’re looking forward to seeing the results at the client end, in New Zealand, and around the world,” Quinn said.
NOTES TO EDITORS
BearingPoint provides business consulting, systems integration and managed services to Global 2000 companies, medium-sized businesses, and government organizations. Approximately 16,000 professionals in 39 countries leverage extensive industry and technology domain experience and flexible tools and methodologies to successfully deliver on time and on budget.
Founded in 1983, Borland Software Corporation (NASDAQ: BORL) is the global leader in Software Delivery Optimization. The company provides the software and services that align the people, processes and technology required to maximize the business value of software. To learn more about delivering quality software, on time and within budget, visit: http://www.borland.com.
Borland, Software Delivery Optimization, Core SDP, and all other Borland brand and product names are service marks, trademarks or registered trademarks of Borland Software Corporation in the United States and other countries. All other marks are the property of their respective owners.
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