Ionia Corporation Awarded for Innovation in Mobile at Dreamforce 2013

San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) November 18, 2013

Ionia Corporation today announced it has been named the recipient of the Partner Innovation Award for Innovation in Mobile by In receiving this award, Ionia was recognized for their work with New England Biolabs in leveraging social and mobile cloud technologies from to accelerate customer company transformation. The award was presented at Dreamforce 2013, the worlds largest vendor-led technology gathering, on Nov. 18 in San Francisco.

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Portland Europe Awarded Serv-U and FTP Voyager Distributorship in Benelux

Zoetermeer, Netherlands (PRWEB) June 18, 2012

Secure file transfer vendor RhinoSoft has awarded an exclusive Serv-U and FTP Voyager distributorship in Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg (collectively, “Benelux”) to Portland Europe, a leader in providing high-quality, easy-to-use software and cloud solutions for business use.

“Portland Europe has an impressive portfolio of cloud-ready solutions that manage information in an increasingly mobile world,” said RhinoSoft VP Jonathan Lampe. “Serv-U adds an affordable solution to that portfolio that helps employees access their files from anywhere, and permits trading partners to securely exchange data around the world.”

The exclusive distribution partnership comes as Portland Europe continues to reorient its business around helping companies take advantage of the cloud.

“The cloud means new ways of hosting applications, providing access, and accounting for who uses what”, said Kim van Brugge, Managing Director of Portland Europe. “Our job is to make sure our network of suppliers and IT consultants continues to lead the way in Benelux cloud migrations, integrations, and hybrid deployments.”

Brands covered by the agreement include RhinoSoft’s Serv-U secure file transfer server (a.k.a. “FTP server”) for Linux and Windows and FTP Voyager secure file client (a.k.a. “FTP client”), Serv-U will be the primary brand in the distribution agreement.

“Many IT departments think of Serv-U as their most reliable and secure FTP server, but we’ve been quite busy over the last five years,” said Lampe. “Today, Serv-U end users can access their files using any web browser, tablet, or smart phone, and administrators can manage it all from their iPads.”

Both Serv-U and FTP Voyager are already available in about a dozen languages required by Benelux companies doing business worldwide, including German, Spanish, French, and Chinese.

Portland Europe is a Benelux-based distributor that provides high-quality, easy-to-use software and cloud solutions for business use. It now represents applications from 15 top brands and offers a comprehensive managed service to support those brands and the on-premises or cloud infrastructure on which they run.

RhinoSoft is the global leader in affordable file transfer, with more than 90,000 business customers, including nine of the Fortune 10, in 90 different countries. Its award-winning and U.S. Army certified Serv-U FTP server software for Windows and Linux and FTP Voyager FTP client software support FTP, SFTP, FTPS and web-based HTTP/S transfers, while embracing emerging technologies such as mobile computing, IPv6, native 64-bit computing and UTF-8/Unicode internationalization.

Appnovation Technologies Awarded Partner Solution of the Year By Alfresco Software

Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) May 29, 2012

Appnovation Technologies is excited to announce they have been awarded Partner Solution of the Year by Alfresco Software in their 2012 Global Partner Awards. This award is recognition for their dedicated innovation in creating Canopy, a Drupal and Alfresco integrated solution. Winners of the awards are selected by Alfresco from a group of over 200 global value-added resellers (VARs), system integrators (SI) and original equipment manufacturers (OEM).

“Appnovation has demonstrated an enthusiastic commitment to bringing the quality of Alfresco’s solution to its global customer base, said John Powell, CEO of Alfresco. Theyve been a loyal, reliable partner and we are excited to recognize them as part of our expanding global network in wining Partner Solution of the Year.”

Canopy by Appnovation integrates the highly scalable and popular open source website development tool with a world-class open source document repository application allowing for the best of both worlds. The Canopy framework is a set of services and APIs used to accelerate the integration of Drupal and Alfresco in an enterprise environment. Canopy combines the flexibility of Drupal as a front-end web development platform with the power of Alfresco as an Enterprise content management and workflow system. Appnovation is a Platinum Partner of Alfresco Software and an Enterprise Select Partner of Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal.

“We would like to congratulate Appnovation on being named Partner Solution of the Year by Alfresco for their Canopy solution, said Joe Wykes, Acquias VP of Global Channels. We are very proud to have been a part of the integration of Drupal and Alfresco and look forward to seeing how Appnovation will change the game next for our clients and partner network.”

We are delighted that Appnovations Canopy was awarded Best 2012 Solution by Alfresco. Over the past two years we have worked hand-in-hand with our customers to deliver integrated Alfresco and Drupal solutions. says Appnovation CEO, Arnold Leung. We are very grateful for all the support that Alfresco and Acquia have provided and look forward to continued innovation in developing and deploying solutions with Canopy.”

About Appnovation Technologies Inc.

Appnovation is a Vancouver based IT Services Company specializing in developing web sites and mobile applications using the Drupal, Alfresco and SproutCore technologies. Our Drupal development experience focuses on the development of corporate, community and E-Commerce web sites. Our Alfresco expertise focuses on the creation of content rich web sites with complex publishing controls. Our mobile development experience focuses on using SproutCore and Strobe technologies to deliver both native and HTML5 web applications to any mobile platform including iPad, iPhone, Blackberry and Android devices. (

About Alfresco

Alfresco is how great businesses share, organize and protect their content. Alfrescos community includes thousands of customers, partners and developers in 182 countries across the globe. Founded in 2005, Alfresco is headquartered in London, with US headquarters in Atlanta.

For more information about Alfresco please visit:

About Acquia

Acquia empowers enterprises with the open-source social publishing system Drupal. Co-founded by Drupals creator in 2007, Acquia helps customers manage their growth and scale their online properties with confidence. Acquias products, cloud infrastructure, and support enable companies to realize the full power of Drupal while minimizing risk, as its done for nearly 2,000 enterprise customers including Twitter, Warner Music Group, Turner Sports, Intuit, World Economic Forum, Stanford University, New York Senate, Mercedes-Benz and NPR. See who’s using Drupal at, and for more information please visit or call 888-9-ACQUIA.

CTO at iland Cloud Infrastructure Awarded VMware

Houston, TX (PRWEB) May 08, 2012

iland, the global cloud infrastructure provider and VMware Service Provider Partner of the Year Global and Americas today announced that Justin Giardina, ilands CTO has received the coveted title of VMware vExpert. The annual VMware vExpert title is given to individuals who have significantly contributed to the community of VMware users over the previous year and who have committed to sharing their knowledge and passion for VMware technology above and beyond their job requirements. Giardina, who serves as a member of VMware’s Partner Technical Advisory Board, received the title in recognition of his contribution to the VMware, virtualization, and cloud computing communities.

VMware vExperts are a special group, a network of peers, who communicate with each other and VMware very closely, share resources, and who are consistently looking for other opportunities to interact throughout the year.

Giardina commented, I am delighted and honored to receive the vExpert award from VMware. I work closely with customers, partners and iland employees on a daily basis to ensure successful experiences and results with VMware solutions. My aim is to continue to share the expertise and knowledge I learn from new VMware technology with my peer group while simultaneously keeping ilands service level standards and customer satisfaction levels high.

About iland

iland Internet Solutions, VMware’s Service Provider Partner of the Year Global and Americas, provides hosted cloud infrastructure services in North America and Europe that enable customers to leverage enterprise class infrastructure in the form of virtual datacenters with flexible billing and capacity models. Solutions include secure hosted environments for virtual servers and desktops, test and development, cloud-based disaster recovery, and hybrid cloud services to maximize the value of existing VMware based environments. For more information, please visit

Linea Group Awarded G-Cloud Services Framework Agreement by Government Procurement Service

(PRWEB UK) 14 December 2012

Linea Group today announced that it has been approved to provide specialist Cloud services under the G-Cloud framework initiative. The approval means that public sector organisations will now be able to procure services from Linea Group within the Professional Services category.

In plain language, this means Linea Group is already trusted by 1,600 public sector organisations, including 250 local councils covering 30,000 sites.

G-Cloud is a flagship Government scheme, introduced to develop a secure, high-performance cloud infrastructure for the Public Sector. The objective is to ease the moving of computing services to the Cloud. Key features include assured security, standard management practices, approved suppliers and easy access to technology; all aimed at making I.T. cheaper to run.

Under G-Cloud, Linea Group will offer a full range of Project and Programme Management services in support of migration to the Cloud.

Linea Group Chief Executive, Ian Chambers said, G-Cloud is a tremendous opportunity for the Public Sector to reduce overall costs, improve responsiveness and access the innovative solutions required to move computing services to the cloud. As an approved framework supplier, Linea Group will now be able to offer clients quicker and easier access to the services which we have been providing for the Public Sector over the last decade.

Linea Group Director of Marketing, Ian Ormrod commented, this announcement is the latest in a series of key milestones for our consulting practice, as we continue to work closely with Public Sector clients to deliver innovative, cost effective solutions aimed at improving operational efficiency.

Linea Group is an award winning, independently owned business consultancy which delivers tailored operational improvement, project and programme management solutions and supply chain optimisation for public and private sector clients. Support is delivered through an integrated consultancy, training, recruitment and managed service practices to an array of clients operating within the public and private sectors.

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DocuLex Awarded Contract With National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA)

Winter Haven, FL (PRWEB) August 26, 2011

DocuLex, Inc.(, creator of award-winning, business-ready document management software, announced today that the company was recently awarded a contract from NJPA ( as a preferred provider of Electronic Document Management Software solutions with its Archive Studio Content Management Software Suite. With DocuLex listed as a contract holder with NJPA, NJPA members and future members can now source a Cloud or Server-based document management solution without having to go through an expensive and time consuming RFP process. NJPA has met their members procurement requirements as a result of a national competitive contract process. The Archive Studio Suite from DocuLex provides a streamlined approach to indexing, capturing and managing paper based and electronic files.

NJPA is a Member-driven service cooperative with a membership exceeding 35,000. NJPA offers a multitude of products, equipment and service opportunities to education, government and other non-profit entities. Nationally and even beyond NJPA offers Contract Purchasing solutions that enable businesses and organizations to work smarter, bolder and better. NJPA empowers and enables a business and service alliance between buyers and suppliers to drive successful purchasing programs.

The Archive Studio Software Suite is a 100% secure, browser-based solution that is an easy-to-use, productive electronic document management system for any business seeking instant document access. The Suite and its components enable collaboration, email archiving and compliance, customized workflow and records retention.

Stated Bruce Orgrodnik, NJPA Contract Manager, Our mission is to provide our members and future members one place to source what they may need in terms of quality equipment and software, eliminating a lot of hassle for them in the purchasing process. We follow a strict protocol when evaluating new companies and products to add as contract holders on our schedule, and DocuLex surpassed our requirements with ease. We are proud to offer our members and future members an approved solution for complete document and content management with the DocuLex Archive Studio Software Suite.

We are very pleased to have been awarded this contract with NJPA, said David Bailey, DocuLex President. Partnering with a highly-regarded organization such as NJPA allows DocuLex further reach in to the government and not-for-profit communities. This partnership also allows DocuLex to educate these communities about NJPA if they are not familiar, to show them a more streamlined way to purchase solutions through the NJPA schedule by becoming an NJPA member.

About NJPA

The National Joint Powers Alliance