Paris (ots) - CCMX, a vendor offering business management
software for the mid-market, accounting software solution for
chartered accountants and human resource (HR) software for small and
medium business (SMB) has joined IBM's ISV Advantage Initiative, a
program designed to provide independent software vendors (ISVs) with
technical and marketing support to help meet the specific information
technology (IT) needs of small and medium business (SMB) companies.
Customers are seeking solutions that help them better integrate
processes and applications internally and externally and allow them
to quickly respond to changing market opportunities on demand.
eWS is a CRM extension to chartered accountants' back office
solutions, offering them a full professional and personalized
e-business portal. RH Place is a collaborative platform of
applications and services. RH integrates and coordinates the
exchanges (information, functions, services) between actors in a
flexible and completely customizable space.
Enabling eWS and RH Place on IBM DB2 Universal Database and
WebSphere Application Server will help CCMX expand into the SMB
market faster and more effectively than is possible with proprietary
"ISV Advantage is a compelling initiative allowing CCMX to combine
forces with IBM for specific large-scale programmes," said Florence
Desprets, Marketing Director of CCMX.
"We are pleased that CCMX has joined ISV Advantage and is
committed to IBM as a partner of choice," said Lesley Norris,
director of ISV & Developer Relations, IBM Europe, Middle East, and
Africa. "IBM recognizes the value CCMX brings and we are dedicated to
working together to develop open solutions that best serve our medium
sized business customers."
The IBM WebSphere and DB2 family includes products that are
designed and priced specifically for small and medium businesses --
easy to install and manage, scalable to grow with a business, rich in
functionality, and based on open standards to allow integration with
existing software and hardware platforms.
CCMX will also work closely with IBM to expand its visibility in
target vertical industries through various co-marketing and sales
ISV Advantage is administered by PartnerWorld for Developers, the
developer resource for IBM Business Partners. It is a worldwide
program designed to help software developers reach broader markets,
lower their costs of doing business, and take their products to
market faster. For more information, visit
"CCMX designs, develops, installs and hosts information systems
for companies, accountancy firms and human resources departments.
With more than 30'000 customers, CCMX has acquired an understanding
of the corporate world that enables it to put forward digital-age
products and services ideally suited to the requirements of decision
makers and cater to their needs as regards management support and
customer relationship tools." www.ccmx.com
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