Liferay Recognizes Prodyna AG as a Platinum Partner in Germany
Enterprise portal provider experiences notable growth in demand for enterprise open source software in Germany, Austria and Switzerland
FRANKFURT, Germany – (June 6, 2013) – Liferay, Inc., provider of the world's leading enterprise-class, open source portal, announced today that PRODYNA AG has achieved Platinum Partner status. The company is active across the entire European market and specializes in design and implementation of custom software solutions for enterprises.
"We are proud to see PRODYNA AG reach this milestone," said Joseph Shum, Liferay Director of Operations in Europe. "Over the past three years of our partnership, PRODYNA has established a tremendous deployment track record across many industries, most recently with a major, innovative enterprise in the manufacturing industry."
PRODYNA AG is ISO 9001:2008 certified and provides expert Liferay support, consulting and other IT services, with customers from multiple sectors including manufacturing, financial, education and fashion. With a team of over 190 highly trained Liferay experts located throughout Europe, including Germany, Austria and Switzerland, the company is well positioned to deliver open source solutions to enterprises searching for a robust, flexible, fully featured and cost-effective portal platform.
"PRODYNA AG is a very reliable and highly competent partner in Germany," said Eguino Bragança, Liferay's Alliance Manager in Europe. "We are experiencing strong momentum in the German-speaking markets and look forward to a long-term partnership that ultimately benefits our growing customer base in this region."
Since first opening its European headquarters in Germany in 2006, Liferay has made important inroads in capturing business from major European enterprises including HanseMerkur, BASF, and Lufthansa Flight Training. Liferay Portal has grown in popularity in Europe due to its flexibility, strong integration capabilities, low cost of ownership and an enthusiastic worldwide community base of 85,000 members, among other factors.
"We have seen a marked increase in the demand for and acceptance of enterprise open source software by the global market leaders in Europe," said Hüseyin Cifci, CEO of PRODYNA AG. "Liferay is one of the game changers in the industry, proving that open source has a well-deserved place in the enterprise environment. We are proud to become Liferay's first Platinum Partner in Germany."