Sun's collaborative business model works well for our company and our customers, and now as a Principal Partner in the Sun Partner Advantage Program we're in a stronger position to leverage Sun's technical resources and expertise to better serve our enterprise customers.
Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) April 10, 2006
LiveTime Software, a leading provider of J2EE based Service Management software announced today that it has attained Principal Partner status in the Sun Partner Advantage Program, for Independent Software Vendors (ISVs). LiveTime Software qualified for this level by meeting Sun's stringent criteria for excellence as a supplier of Service Management solutions, and by committing to tight technical alignment with Sun.
By achieving Principal Partner status, LiveTime software joins a distinguished list of ISVs that are developing optimized applications for the Sun platform. The benefits to Sun customers include access to a broader range of pre-tested, optimized solutions; investment protection and reduced total cost of ownership (TCO) through collaborative engineering between Sun and its partners. It also offers Sun customers a higher level of predictability and support as Sun rolls out its latest technologies and software upgrades.
Specifically, LiveTime Software has developed its LiveTime Service Management solutions to run seamlessly on the Solaris™ 10 Operating System (OS). LiveTime delivers open standards service management software that supports Configuration, Incident, Problem, Change and Service Level Management. Its processes support IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) and Sarbanes-Oxley best practices, are 100% web based and include solutions for Help Desk, Support Desk and Service Desk organizations.
“Sun continues to be one of the leading innovators in our industry and the platform of choice for many of our top tier customers,” said George Vossos, CTO, LiveTime Software. “Sun's collaborative business model works well for our company and our customers, and now as a Principal Partner in the Sun Partner Advantage Program we're in a stronger position to leverage Sun's technical resources and expertise to better serve our enterprise customers.”
“We congratulate LiveTime software for attaining Principal Partner status and welcome them to this very exclusive level of the Sun Partner Advantage Program and we greatly appreciate their commitment to the Solaris10 OS on x64 platforms,” said Stephen Borcich, vice president of Partner Marketing at Sun. “Innovation is a team sport, and we look forward to collaborating with LiveTime across every phase of the application lifecycle to optimize their products for the Sun platform.”
About the Sun Partner Advantage Program
Introduced in September, 2005, the Sun Partner Advantage Program, for Independent Software Vendors (ISVs), is designed to make it easier for ISVs to get the resources they need to go to market faster on the Solaris 10 OS, link with Sun's Marketing, extend their sales reach, harness the expertise and connections of Sun's partner ecosystem, and help grow their business. The Program helps create an increased level of collaboration among Sun and its ecosystem of technology partners. By participating in the Sun Partner Advantage Program, ISVs receive simplified, programmatic, Web-based access to the resources they need to help them succeed in each stage of the application life cycle: design, development, deployment, and operation. For complete details about the individual offerings that are available, go to http://www.sun.com/partners/isv.
About LiveTime Software
Headquartered in Newport Beach, California, LiveTime Software, Inc. is a vendor of J2EE-compliant, web-based service management, help desk and support automation software for medium to large enterprises. Many global 2000 organizations and educational institutions use LiveTime’s vendor-neutral solutions to lower their costs and improve customer satisfaction. Founded in 1999, LiveTime Software is a privately held firm with offices in the United States, Australia and the United Kingdom. For more information visit http://www.livetime.com.
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