LOS ANGELES – November 19, 2014 – Liferay, Inc., which makes enterprise-class, open source portals, today announced the winners of the second annual Liferay Pulse Awards. The award winners were chosen from a worldwide selection of Liferay's most novel, creative and effective use cases. Customers winning for the first time include The Telx Group, H&R Block, Ogilvy & Mather, VantagePoint by Unisys, and MedImpact Healthcare Systems.
"Engagement has been a big theme among Liferay customers and partners this year," said Brian Kim, Liferay's Chief Operating Officer. "From Ogilvy & Mather's use of Liferay Portal to engage employees with a modernized social intranet, to Unisys tapping Liferay for an intuitive digital business services control center, finding new ways to connect with users is a major priority for our customers. We're thrilled to see such varied uses of Liferay Portal in the past year."
The awards were first revealed at Liferay Symposium North America in Boston on October 6. With five categories, including Best Architecture, Best Design and User Experience, Best Mobile Experience, Best Multiple Platform Integration, and Website of the Year, the Pulse Awards for customers spanned the wide breadth and scalability of the portal and its implementations. Liferay is proud to announce the winners by category:
- Best Collaboration/ Social Project: The Telx Group
- Best Architecture: H&R Block
- Best Design and User Experience: Ogilvy & Mather
- Best Mobile Experience: VantagePoint by Unisys
- Best Multiple Platform Integration: MedImpact Healthcare Systems
- Website of the Year: VantagePoint by Unisys
The Liferay Pulse Awards also recognized Xtivia, Inc., as Partner of the Year. This marks the third straight year the technology solution provider, a Platinum Partner that has worked with Liferay since 2006, has received the honor. Fellow Platinum Partner Rivet Logic earned the Innovation Award, given to the Liferay partner who implemented the most novel and creative Liferay instances for its customers.
Community awards also recognized individuals for their contributions to the Liferay community as well as partners for their participation in the community.
For the full list of Liferay Pulse Awards winners and to download technical talks and case study presentations given at Liferay Symposium North America, visit www.liferay.com/northamerica2014.
Learn more about how companies around the world are using Liferay Portal by visiting www.liferay.com/stories.
Liferay, Inc. is a leading provider of enterprise open source portal and collaboration software products, servicing Fortune 500 companies worldwide. Clients include Allianz, Carrefour, Cisco Systems, Danone, Lufthansa Flight Training, Siemens, Société Générale, Toyota and the United Nations. Liferay offers Enterprise Subscriptions, which provide access to emergency fixes, software updates, 24/7 support SLAs, and subscription-only features. Liferay also offers professional services and training to ensure successful deployments for its customers. Liferay, Liferay Portal, and the Liferay logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Liferay, Inc., in the United States and other countries.