BluePhoenix Solutions (NASDAQ:
), the leader in value-driven IT modernization, today announced that it was awarded a $500,000 contract from a leading US federal sector IT service provider.
The customer selected BluePhoenix to modernize the Natural/ADABAS environment in order to reduce its cost structure, improve flexibility and have a solid platform for future growth. In choosing BluePhoenix to provide this solution, the customer will preserve a fully functional equivalent of the applications in the new Windows, Microsoft SQL, .Net environment. The new solution is reliable, flexible and cost effective and enables the customer to develop its business without the constraints imposed by legacy technology. The customer intends to leverage this migration to expand its services across the US government segment.
“We are very pleased to be awarded this contract. It is a great example of the growing trend of enterprises realizing significant cost savings and efficiency gains from IT modernization,” said Greg Schottland, General Manager, Legacy Modernization Division of BluePhoenix Solutions. “This contract continues to demonstrate the strong market interest in our automated ADABAS automation solution and our strong growth in the government and worldwide modernization markets.”
About BluePhoenix Solutions
BluePhoenix Solutions (NASDAQ: BPHX) is the leading provider of value-driven legacy IT modernization solutions. The BluePhoenix portfolio includes a comprehensive suite of tools and services from global IT asset assessment and impact analysis to automated database and application migration, rehosting, and renewal. Leveraging over 20 years of best-practice domain expertise, BluePhoenix works closely with its customers to ascertain which assets should be migrated, redeveloped, or wrapped for reuse as services or business processes, to protect and increase the value of their business applications and legacy systems with minimized risk and downtime.
BluePhoenix provides modernization solutions to companies from diverse industries and vertical markets such as automotive, banking and financial services, insurance, manufacturing, and retail. Among its prestigious customers are: Aflac, Capita Group, CareFirst, Citigroup, Danish Commerce and Companies Agency, Desjardins, Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association, Rabobank, Rural Servicios Informaticos, SDC Udvikling, TEMENOS, Toyota, and Volvofinans. BluePhoenix has 13 offices in the USA, UK, Denmark, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands, Romania, Russia, Cyprus, Australia, and Israel. For more information, visit
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