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HCL Software is a division of HCL Technologies (HCL) that operates its primary software business. It develops, markets, sells, and supports over 20 product families in the areas of DevSecOps, Automation, Digital Solutions, Data Management, Marketing and Commerce, and Mainframes. HCL Software has offices and labs around the world to serve thousands of customers. Its mission is to drive ultimate customer success with their IT investments through relentless innovation of its products.
For more than a century, IBM has been dedicated to every client’s success and to creating innovations that matter for the world. Now, artificial intelligence is changing everything about business and IBM is uniquely positioned to help organizations succeed in this new age. We provide clients the tools they need to fully realize the value of AI in their organizations. IBM delivers the information architecture needed for AI as well as the ability to take the data you’ve stored and organize it into a trusted, business aligned foundation with built-in governance, protection & compliance control. IBM also has the tools to help you put data to work by using advanced analytics and AI models to gain insights from your data, wherever it lives, and then fully operationalize those models to get to your business value. Through partnering with IBM, you can reach the next level on your journey to AI.
OutSystems, the #1 platform for low-code rapid application development with advanced capabilities for enterprise mobile and web apps.
Appian provides a low-code automation platform that accelerates the creation of high-impact business applications. Many of the world’s largest organizations use Appian applications to improve customer experience, achieve operational excellence, and simplify global risk management and compliance.
AppSheet is an intelligent, no-code app development platform that empowers anyone to build enterprise-grade apps without writing a single line of code. Thousands of enterprises across the globe use AppSheet to solve departmental, line of business, or company-wide digital transformation initiatives.
ASG Technologies is a global software company providing the only integrated platform and flexible end to end solution for the information powered enterprise. ASG is the only solutions provider for both Information Management and IT Systems and has over 3,500 customers worldwide.
BigPanda eliminates manual processes in the incident management workflow with event correlation, powered by AIOps. Event data from monitoring, change and topology tools are brought in through BigPanda’s Integration Hub, correlated, and analyzed using BigPanda’s Open Box Machine Learning then displayed in an easy-to-understand console. IT Ops, NOC, and DevOps can analyze an incident rapidly, drill into the root cause, automate ticket creation, and share alerts through chat and notification systems. Within 10-12 weeks, customers reduce alert volume by over 90%, reduce Mean Time to Resolution by 75%, reduce operating costs, and improve service availability and performance.
Decisions is a provider of rule-driven, business process automation software. Companies of all sizes rely on The Decisions Platform to improve efficiency and business agility while bringing higher quality products and services to market more quickly. Unlike other solutions, Decisions’ combines a no-code approach with broad and deep functionality so IT and business analysts alike can automate any process, no matter how complex.
ins·pi is a global software vendor specialized in Enterprise Architecture & Transformation Management exclusively developing applications on the ServiceNow platform.
Our mission is to be an innovator and enabler for outcome-based architecture supporting organizations to deliver on their promises for continuous enterprise transformation.
LeanIX offers a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) application for Enterprise Architecture (EA), which enables organizations to make faster, data-driven decisions. Hundreds of global brands such as Adidas, DHL, Merck, Vodafone or Zalando use the LeanIX application to increase transparency, visibility and drive real-time efficiencies. LeanIX addresses IT’s critical need to ensure high quality, real-time data is accessible to the people who need it. Use cases include application rationalization, technology risk management and the shift from monolithic architectures to microservices. LeanIX was founded in 2012 by Jörg Beyer and André Christ. The company’s headquarter is in Bonn, Germany, with offices in Boston, Massachusetts and Houston, Texas.
LivePerson makes life easier for people and brands everywhere through trusted conversational AI. Our 18,000 customers, including leading brands like HSBC, Orange, GM Financial, and The Home Depot, use our conversational solutions to orchestrate humans and AI, at scale and create a convenient, deeply personal relationship — a conversational relationship — with their millions of consumers. LivePerson was named to Fast Company’s World’s Most Innovative Companies list in 2020.
OneSpan helps protect the world from digital fraud and reduce costs, accelerate customer acquisition and improve the user experience. Our Trusted Identity platform and security solutions significantly reduce digital transaction fraud and enable regulatory compliance for more than 10,000 customers, including over half of the top 100 global banks.
Opsani automates finding the best runtime settings for peak performance at the lowest cost for your Kubernetes applications. Dynamic Cloud Optimization (CO) boosts app performance & reduces hosting costs at scale.
PagerDuty is a digital operations management company. We sit at the center of the digital ecosystem and analyze signals from virtually any software-enabled system. We use automation and machine learning to help teams proactively and intelligently pinpoint issues like outages, as well as capitalize on opportunities, empowering them to take the right action, in real time to ensure their services work perfectly.
Quick Base is an application development platform that unites business and IT teams by enabling problem solvers of any technical background to work together to safely, securely and sustainably create an ecosystem of applications. Quick Base helps businesses accelerate the continuous innovation of unique processes by enabling citizen development at scale across one common platform.
Software AG’s Alfabet helps IT decision-makers make better investment decisions and reduce transformational risks by understanding when, where, how and why to make changes in the IT portfolio. It links the interdependent perspectives of IT, business, finance and risk for “whole view” analysis of how IT can support business change.
Tasktop catalyzes the shift from Project to Product for global enterprises and governments, enabling them to thrive in the Age of Software. Leveraging the Flow Framework™ to create customer-centric value streams and deliver live visualization of software portfolios for measuring end-to-end business outcomes. Tasktop’s products close the feedback loop between the business and IT by automatically connecting toolchains, aligning data through AI-driven modeling and accelerating the flow of business value across the software product portfolio.
TOPdesk provides a Service Desk solution that’s founded on keeping things simple to use, leveraging Enterprise Service Management for the end users’ benefit, and reliable Service Integration Management that improves the customer chain. Our solutions, from software to consultancy, have evolved to provide a higher quality of service and impeccable customer experience.
Azul Systems is the industry’s only company exclusively focused on Java and the Java Virtual Machine (JVM). We build fully supported, standards-compliant run times that help enable Java-based businesses.
Azul’s Zing® is widely deployed throughout multiple industry sectors. Its advanced technology is capable of delivering ultra-low latency, consistently high performance and predictability, ensuring a fair and high-performance execution platform.
Azul’s Zulu Enterprise delivers fully supported, commercial grade, certified builds of OpenJDK that can be deployed on multiple platforms.
Box (NYSE:BOX) is a leading cloud content management platform that enables organizations to accelerate business processes, power workplace collaboration, and protect their most valuable information, all while working with a best-of-breed enterprise IT stack. Founded in 2005, Box simplifies work for 68% of the Fortune 500, including AstraZeneca, General Electric, JLL, and Nationwide. Box is headquartered in Redwood City, CA, with offices across the United States, Europe, and Asia.
Conga, the leader in digital transformation of commercial operations, empowers businesses to modernize revenue generation and optimize commercial relationships, creating simplified workflows and streamlining processes for better, more efficient customer experiences. Conga’s end-to-end suite digitally transforms the foundational elements of business – documents like quotes, contracts, invoices and the business processes that surround them – for well over 10,000 enterprise and mid-market customers.
Conga, now the combination of industry pioneers Apttus and Conga, drives commercial excellence by automating core business processes and accelerating time to revenue. The company is headquartered in San Mateo, Calif. and Broomfield, Colo. with global operations across North America, Europe and Asia.
Kin + Carta
Kin + Carta exists to make the world work better.
A global consulting firm built for the 2020s, we make the journey to becoming a digital business tangible, sustainable and profitable. By building digital twins to replace existing analog processes, designing and launching new digital products and services, and unlocking future innovation through modernization initiatives, Kin + Carta seamlessly integrates the strategic consulting, software engineering and marketing technology needed to help businesses Make It Happen.
Headquartered out of Chicago and London, our clients have access to a global ecosystem of 1,600 strategists, engineers and creatives across four continents.
LaunchDarkly is a feature management platform that empowers all teams to safely deliver and control software through feature flags. By separating code deployments from feature releases, LaunchDarkly enables you to deploy faster, reduce risk, and iterate continuously. Microsoft, IBM, Atlassian, and 1000+ organizations use LaunchDarkly to build, operate, and learn from their software.
NS1 automates the deployment and delivery of the world’s most trafficked internet and enterprise applications and networks worldwide with its next-generation DNS, DHCP and IP Address Management solutions.
With Pluralsight’s technology skills platform, companies can upskill teams into modern roles and improve workflow efficiency. Our Skills product includes expert courses and skills analytics, enabling teams to put the right people on the projects. Our Flow product gives engineering teams objective data to debug development processes and resolve bottlenecks.
Technology consulting has been our story for over 14 years. Companies from all industries partner with us for our innovative mindset to help them digitally transform to create market advantages, become resilient, and prepare for what’s next. With us, the possible becomes actual. From strategy and Salesforce to data, user experience, engineering, and automation, our integrated services deliver real results for our client’s complex business challenges. Clients get smart solutions to optimize investments, capture market opportunities, and drive growth.