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PRESS RELEASE: Liferay Recognizes Componence as First Platinum Partner in the Netherlands

Open source portal platform gains popularity in Dutch markets

AMSTERDAM — (May 8, 2012) — Liferay, Inc., provider of the world’s leading enterprise-class, open source portal, announced today that Componence has become a Liferay Platinum Partner by leveraging the power of the open source platform for private- and public-sector clients across a diverse range of industries.

”We are extremely pleased to recognize Componence as the first Liferay Platinum Partner in the Netherlands,” said Ruud Kluivers, Liferay’s Business Development Manager, Benelux. “Componence has been a valuable partner and has grown with Liferay since they became a Gold Business Partner less than 18 months ago. In the past year, they have continually provided a high level of expertise in Liferay’s products, implementing our competitive portal platform to fulfill the business goals of their customers.”

“The majority of our clients are looking for the flexibility and efficiency of a robust open source portal solution and Liferay is the leading choice. We are pleased to become the first Dutch Platinum Partner in such a short time frame,” said Chris Göbel, Sales Director of Componence. "The platform delivers strong integration capabilities for enterprise portals, social media mashups, CRM and mobile enterprise solutions. Since Liferay is also a very affordable solution we have been able to grow our client base, which includes customers like Kluwer, De Zaak, Dunea, Parnassia Bavo Groep, Radboud Universiteit, and KLM.

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