New agreement to accelerate delivery of AvePoint's SharePoint® infrastructure management solutions and OBS's premier SharePoint consulting services throughout Australia
Jersey City, N.J. (PRWEB) June 3, 2009 -- AvePoint, the leading provider of infrastructure management software solutions for Microsoft® SharePoint, today announced a partnership agreement with OBS, Australia's premier business technology consulting provider. As a result of this partnership, OBS will serve as a Systems Integrator and Value Added Reseller of AvePoint solutions, and both companies will collaborate extensively to integrate their complementary product offerings and services for customers throughout Australia.
"We are very excited to partner with OBS," said Garth Luke, General Manager, AvePoint Australasia. "OBS is the most prolific and successful Microsoft technology integrator and IT systems optimization firm in Australia, and we are thrilled for the opportunity to partner with such a market leader. Throughout the APAC region, organizations are turning to SharePoint to accelerate and streamline online collaboration and digital asset management. Through this partnership, OBS clients will now have more streamlined access to AvePoint's best-of-breed software solutions for SharePoint backup, administration, archiving, compliance, reporting, and migration."
AvePoint's award-winning DocAve Software Platform is a full-spectrum infrastructure management and protection solution for Microsoft SharePoint Products and Technologies. With a unified, browser-based user interface and a fully-distributed architecture, DocAve offers 16 independently-deployable modules for backup and recovery, administration, replication, compliance, eDiscovery, archiving, reporting, and migration.
OBS specializes in providing innovative services and solutions using Microsoft software. OBS provides a range of technology, business, creative, and training services focused on helping companies use Microsoft technologies to create high-performance workplaces. With deep expertise designing and deploying SharePoint technologies, OBS is a recognized leader in architecting successful enterprise-class environments for Australia's largest and most innovative organizations. With offices in Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Brisbane, and Canberra, OBS has been delivering best-in-class SharePoint consulting services since the platform's "Tahoe" debut in 2001.
"OBS have partnered with AvePoint to offer the best SharePoint solutions to our customers," said Brian Cook, CEO, OBS. "AvePoint is a trusted brand and in today's uncertain market we have found that independently-deployable modules are attractive for organizations that wish to enhance their SharePoint investment both cost effectively and quickly."
AvePoint is proud to be a U.S. based technology company and software innovator. Since 2001, AvePoint has been a global leader in enterprise-strength infrastructure management solutions for all Microsoft SharePoint Products and Technologies. Propelled by one of the world's largest SharePoint-exclusive development teams outside of Microsoft, AvePoint's award-winning DocAve Software Platform delivers comprehensive and flexible infrastructure support for backup and recovery, replication, migration, administration, archiving, deployment management, and compliance.
AvePoint's pioneering technology pilots the products of OEM partners such as NetApp and IBM. With headquarters, research facilities, and engineering centers in Jersey City, NJ, and wholly owned engineering centers and sales offices in San Jose, Los Angeles, Chicago, Washington D.C., and Houston, USA; London, UK; Melbourne, Australia; Tokyo, Japan; Singapore; and Changchun, Dalian, China, AvePoint serves over 3000 enterprise customers, including many Fortune-500 companies. Winner of the Best of Tech Ed award for "Best SharePoint Product" in 2008, AvePoint is a Managed Gold Certified Microsoft Partner and GSA Certified Provider.
OBS is an Australian IT services company that specialises in helping organisations improve business productivity and efficiency using Microsoft technology, specifically around SharePoint. OBS is a Microsoft Gold Partner that provides consulting services, applications and infrastructure to help customers build high performance workplaces. Established in 1999, OBS has offices located in the CBDs of Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Brisbane, and Canberra. Based on the most extensive employee survey undertaken in corporate Australia, leading business magazine BRW recognised OBS as a top 10 place of employment in the 2009 'Best Places to Work'.
OBS Media Contact:
Kara Pietrykowski -Marketing and Communications
Tel: +61 3 9606 9209
AvePoint Media Contact:
Tucker Hall - Marketing Manager
Tel: (201) 793-1111
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