Collaborative technologies represent a significant opportunity for us within the German SMB market
San Mateo, Calif. (PRWEB) January 28, 2009
Clarizen, a provider of on-demand, online project management software, announced a VAR partnership with SolidLine AG, which will enable Clarizen to offer their project and collaboration software as a service (SaaS) solution to Germany's small and midsize business (SMB) market.
SolidLine is one of the leading SolidWorks resellers in Central Europe, working with SMB companies to provide innovative system solutions for the integrated product development process in manufacturing industries. Clarizen's online SaaS solution is fully integrated with the SolidWorks CAD design system, Autodesk's AutoCAD system and Microsoft Outlook - making it an ideal solution for today's SMB's looking for a low cost, highly effective collaboration tool.
"Collaborative technologies represent a significant opportunity for us within the German SMB market," says Andreas Schubert, Manager Business Development at SolidLine. "We will meet the demand for organizational project management and collaboration tools with products and services such as Clarizen, which easily and fully integrates with SolidWorks. In such a crowded 2.0 market, customers look to us for guidance on services that provide the most value. Clarizen is a promising offering that provides the manufacturing industry with a strong solution to keep projects on time and on budget."
SolidLine's mission is to support their SolidWorks customers to create better products more efficiently. Given Clarizen's partnership with SolidWorks, a hosted project management software platform within the SolidWorks environment will now be offered in the German language. The SaaS technology enables SMB's to continue using their existing desktop enterprise systems, while seamlessly managing their distributed work forces around the world.
Clarizen aligns its product with SolidWorks to cater to engineers in midsize and smaller companies.
Clarizen is a leading global provider of collaborative online project management software that allows businesses to easily manage all their projects and resources in a single environment. Clarizen's online project management tools facilitate true team collaboration and project execution, ensuring data is always up-to-date and aligned with business objectives. No complex software or hardware installations are required due to Clarizen's software-as-a-service (SaaS) structure, resulting in immediate business impact as teams and projects get up and running instantly. Clarizen's intuitive user interface and innovative e-mail integration capabilities ensure quick and smooth adoption by users, keeping everyone on track with up-to-date project data.
About SolidLine AG
Since its founding in 1996, the systems and consulting enterprise SolidLine AG has been a highly respected provider of innovative system solutions for the integrated product development process in manufacturing industries. In the specialties of computer aided design (CAD), product data management (PDM), SAP integration, analysis, simulation, manufacturing and web services, this enterprise offers state-of-the-art software solutions and comprehensive services based on the 3D CAD product SolidWorks.
150 employees at ten locations in Germany and Switzerland support the entire value creation chain of an enterprise with their know-how, even including internet-based cooperation and marketing. The SolidLine Group currently supports over 3,250 commercial customers with more than 12,000 CAD seats. Cooperation partners in Europe and the US ensure our ability to support international customers. http://www.solidline.de