Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-- Xcelerate, a leading consulting and technology
services firm, today announced that it has received the prestigious 3-Star
Partner designation from BEA Systems, Inc., the worlds leading application
infrastructure software company. The BEA 3-Star partnership designation
is given exclusively to companies that meet performance criteria, and
have demonstrated proven success in implementing BEA solutions.
We are honored to become a BEA 3-Star Partner and are excited about
the continued growth of our partnership and successes with Fortune 1000
clients, said Shannon Denton, president and CEO of Xcelerate. Our
Fortune 1000 clients such as Relizon, Marcel Dekker, Inc., and Indus International
among others - are demanding solutions to the complex problems of enterprise-class
portals, content management, B2B integration, and long-term scalability.
The BEA WebLogic Enterprise Platformä enables our clients to realize
the benefits from both BEAs standards-based, proven software and
Xcelerates services at a fraction of the time of other software
BEA WebLogic Portal is distinguished in the market by its unified,
simplified and extensible framework that allows systems integrators such
as Xcelerate to help customers simplify the development, deployment and
management of portal initiatives across the enterprise, said Pat
OHaren, senior director of product marketing, BEA Systems. Xcelerate
was awarded 3-Star Partner status because of their innovative services
systems integration that enable customers like Relizon to increase IT
productivity, realize the lowest total cost of ownership, and bring new
services to market quickly.
Xcelerate also announced membership in the BEA Portal Star Solution program.
This program is reserved for BEA partners who have demonstrated proficiency
with BEA WebLogic Portal and who offer solutions and services which
extend its value to customers. Xcelerate has several active customers
who have used and extended BEA WebLogic Portal and BEA WebLogic
Integration. A complete solution for a mutual BEA / Xcelerate customer,
Relizon, was covered in a separate press release dated February 26, 2002.
For more information and a free Portal ROI Assessment of
how your customer-facing initiatives could return value to your company
in 12 months or less, please contact Xcelerate by phone, email or visit
us on the web at www.xcelerate.com.
Xcelerate, a consulting and technology services company, helps leading
businesses connect and collaborate with their customers and business partners
through emerging technologies. Utilizing a quick-hit methodology, Xcelerate
offers focused expertise in specific technologies, including Web Applications
& Portals, Content Management Infrastructure, Personalization Servers,
and Business Integration. Xcelerate?s integrated approach combines customer
experience strategy & design, open-architecture technology, and fixed-time/fixed-price
delivery to enable customer-centric, ROI-driven technology solutions.
For more information about Xcelerate, visit www.xcelerate.com.