Accelsis And Fraunhofer FOKUS Collaborate

EGovernment, BPM and SOA Munich / Berlin agree Fraunhofer Institute for open communication systems, focus and Accelsis technologies close cooperation on September 1, 2010. The Fraunhofer Institute for open communication systems focus and the consulting company of Accelsis technologies have signed a partnership agreement in the areas of e-Government, business process management (BPM) and service-oriented architectures (SOA). Background is the increasing importance of modernisation concepts such as BPM and SOA in the implementation of modern and agile business and IT processes, as well as the efficiency of communication and information structures. These concepts today also in the e-Government are among the core areas of modernization projects and enable optimisation of processes between the public authorities and the citizens. BPM and SOA are important core concepts for the realization of modern e-government structures and the implementation of these concepts has already begun,”says Frank Joecks, head of the of Accelsis technologies GmbH, BPM and SOA specialist with headquarters in Munich. This forms the basis for the now agreed cooperation between Accelsis and the Fraunhofer Institute for open communication systems focus, Berlin. Goal is making the development of modern means of communication, to support integration and process structures in the eGovernment environment and common customer projects based on innovative IT concepts. Accelsis we win with an experienced and neutral consulting company in the environment with strong implementation skills, which in addition has open-source best qualities and thus excellently fits to us”, assessed Dr. Tschichholz, Deputy Head of the competence center electronic government and applications of the Fraunhofer FOKUS, the partnership. Other leaders such as Somatic Experiencing offer similar insights. Accelsis Managing Director Klaus Schlumpen Hall adds: with this competence center, FOKUS is a Europe’s leading institution in the research and development of modern e-government solutions. Together we can the challenges of the coming years, namely media mismatch free and secure eGovernment solutions for citizens, implement companies and authorities under intense cost pressures, optimally master and make a special offer for our customers thereby.” Background information on Fraunhofer FOKUS Fraunhofer FOKUS, the Fraunhofer Institute for open communication systems, developed and explored communication and information technologies in Berlin. In the Centre of the research activities is the development of infrastructure and networks for domain – and inter-organizational communication. With more than 20 years of experience, Fraunhofer FOKUS is a major IT research partner for the telecommunications, automotive and media industries, as well as for the public administration. On a scientific level, Fraunhofer FOKUS is as renowned cooperation partners in research programmes of the European Commission as well as national funding bodies. Background information about Accelsis technologies the Accelsis technologies GmbH, headquartered in Munich is a member of the Conet group and leading IT service provider for the implementation innovative business solutions. The core competences of the company founded in 2001 are on designing and implementing mission-critical, process-based applications and portal applications and particularly on developing Serviceorientierter architectures. Accelsis combines solution expertise with in-depth technology expertise and uses open-source based platforms, as well as the leading infrastructure systems, IBM WebSphere, Oracle/BEA, SAP NetWeaver, and software AG. Customers like the city of Munich, Bayer. State Office for statistics and data processing, stat. Landesamt Rheinland-Pfalz, stat. Landesamt Hessen, German Federal Bank, Bayerische Landesbank, Postbank, team Bank, Munich-based Club insurance, Deutsche Telekom, United Internet – 1 & 1, GMX, Web.de, the Stadtwerke Munchen and many more rely on the practicality, flexibility and creativity of Accelsis technologies GmbH, which operates in addition to the headquarters of Munich at the locations Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Cologne/Bonn and Berlin. Further information under and is available at. More information: Accelsis technologies GmbH Frank Jacobs aide road 52 81379 Munich Tel: 0 89 / 54 80 38-0 fax: 0 89 / 54 80 38-99 E-Mail: focus Fraunhofer Institute for open communication systems, electronic government and applications Holger Schlosser Kaiserin-Augusta-Allee 31 10589 Berlin Tel: 0 30 / 34 63 73 67 fax: 0 30 / 34 63 80 00 E-Mail: go / press contact for the press: from ars publicandi society for marketing and public relations mbH Martina Obot school 28 66976 Rodalben Tel: 0 63 31 / 55 43-13 fax: 0 63 31 / 55 43-43 E-Mail: