NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Jul 23, 2013) - Infor, a leading provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers, today announced its membership as an Alliance Partner of the Information Technology Alliance (ITA). The international not-for-profit association consists of leading Consulting and VAR firms, CPA firms, and technology providers. The ITA invitation was extended because of the high level of support and service Infor has provided to their business partners and clients, and for their commitment to being a leader in the information technology industry.
"The primary focus of ITA is to create an environment for leaders within the IT industry to share information, compare best practices, and contribute to the future direction of the profession," said Stan Mork, President, ITA. "In becoming an Alliance Partner, Infor has demonstrated a level of long-term commitment to the success of their business partners and their end user clients."
The primary objective of the ITA is to create and sustain a community where members share information and build relationships that improve the way they, and their clients, do business. The roster of members of the ITA consists of some of the most highly regarded technology professionals, consultants, and vendors in North America. ITA members can both gain and provide significant value-based insights from within the strategic member-based forum, further adding value for services shared with customers and channel partners.
"By joining the ITA as an Alliance Partner, Infor is able to considerably expand the business network and engage in open dialogue with other best of breed firms within the IT Industry," said Walter Goodfield, director, global partner recruiting, Infor. "An alliance such as this, which helps us continuously strengthen our products and better serve our customers is a worthwhile endeavor and will prove beneficial for our continued success."
ITA, www.italliance.com, is a not-for-profit professional trade association of leading firms and companies whose purpose is to share information and build relationships that improve the way member firms do business. Because the ITA membership roster consists of many of the most highly regarded mid-market technology professionals and product/service providers, ITA enjoys substantial collective influence and often acts as an authoritative voice for the IT profession.
Infor is fundamentally changing the way information is published and consumed in the enterprise, helping 70,000 customers in 194 countries improve operations, drive growth, and quickly adapt to changes in business demands. Infor offers deep industry-specific applications and suites, engineered for speed, and with an innovative user experience design that is simple, transparent, and elegant. Infor provides flexible deployment options that give customers a choice to run their businesses in the cloud, on-premises, or both. To learn more about Infor, please visit www.infor.com.
Infor customers include:
- 19 of the top 20 aerospace companies
- 12 of the top 13 high tech companies
- 10 of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies
- 84 of the top 100 automotive suppliers
- 23 of the top 50 largest US public hospitals
- 31 of the top 50 industrial distributors
- 26 of the top 35 global retailers
- 5 of the top 9 brewers