July 22, 2013 by Robert Gonzales
Apttus, the category-defining Quote-to-Cash solution provider, today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the AlwaysOn Global 250 Companies to Watch. Inclusion in the AlwaysOn Global 250 Companies to Watch signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players. Apttus was specially selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and industry experts spanning the globe based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz.
Apttus and the AlwaysOn Global 250 Companies to Watch will be honored at AlwaysOn’s tenth annual Innovation Summit at the Computer History Museum on July 23rd, 2013.
This two-day executive gathering that highlights the significant economic, political, and commercial trends affecting the global technology industries. Innovation Summit’s goal is to identify the most promising entrepreneurial opportunities and investments in the global tech industry.
“A mature mobile marketplace, coupled with reliability and stability in the cloud, is bringing innovation and opportunity to the Global Silicon Valley. New ideas and innovations are continuing to expand, with applications appearing and becoming indispensible almost overnight. Both business and consumer users are swiftly adapting to the new digital age, demanding fast response, nimble apps, and reliable infrastructure. This year’s up-and-comers are quickly moving into prosperity and finding an audience with an insatiable appetite for what they have to offer,” says Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. “The technology marketplace is being bolstered by the companies that made this year’s AlwaysOn Global 250 Companies to Watch list. We congratulate the AlwaysOn Global 250 Companies to Watch, companies that our editors believe represent some of the highest-growth opportunities in today’s private company marketplace.”
The AlwaysOn Global 250 winners were selected from among hundreds of other technology companies nominated by investors, bankers, journalists, and industry insiders. The AlwaysOn editorial team conducted a rigorous three-month selection process to finalize the 2013 list.
Apttus’ Quote-to-Cash applications enable sales organizations to increase revenues and maximize visibility and control. Covering the complete quote-to-cash process, Apttus’ applications include Configure Price Quote (CPQ), Contract Management, Renewals and Revenue Management; all delivered on the industry’s most advanced cloud infrastructure. Additionally Apttus’ patent pending technology X-Author, dramatically increases usability and user adoption by enabling Microsoft Office to be a user-interface for Salesforce with full interaction and control between the applications
A full list of all the AlwaysOn Global 250 winners can be found on the AlwaysOn website at:
“Being named to the AlwaysOn Ones to Watch List is not only a reflection of our ongoing company success and product innovation, but also the continued value businesses are placing on automation of the complete quote-to-cash process, a process that is the critical link between top-line, bottom-line results and customer satisfaction,” said Kirk Krappe, CEO Apttus.
Apttus delivers category-defining software that drives the vital business process between the buyer’s interest in a purchase and the realization of revenue. Delivered on the industry’s most advanced cloud infrastructure, the Salesforce platform, Apttus’ Quote-to-Cash solutions increase revenues and maximize visibility and control. Applications include Configure-Price-Quote (CPQ), Proposal Management, Contract Management and Revenue Management. With more than 300 enterprise customers and 450,000+ users worldwide, Apttus is the industry’s fastest-growing provider of Quote-to-Cash solutions. Additionally, Apttus’ patent pending X-Author technology enables Microsoft Office to be a user-interface with full interaction and control between structured database applications and Microsoft Office. Apttus is based in San Mateo, California, with additional offices in London, UK and Ahmedabad, India. For more information visit: apttus.wpengine.com.
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