September 16, 2008
Setauket, NY & Bangalore, India – September 16, 2008 – Aurigo Software Technologies Inc, a Microsoft certified partner and a leading software products and solutions provider for the AEC vertical with offices in New York and Bangalore, today announced a strategic alliance with Columbus IT (CIT), a global technology consulting and software development company in Middle East and Africa, to offer Aurigo Brix™ and Microsoft Dynamics™ AX in this region. Through this Aurigo will be able to offer end to end construction ERP solution to its customers in this region. It will also help Aurigo establish its global reach specifically in the emerging markets by co-investing joint efforts with Columbus IT. Columbus IT is one of the largest Microsoft Business Solution partners.
Speaking about this partnership Mr. Manjeet Singh, Managing Director of Columbus IT FZC said, “We are extremely happy to partner with Aurigo Software to offer and support their construction ERP solutions in Middle East and African market, where construction and real estate is booming in a rapid pace. Aurigo’s construction ERP Suite will help customers generate greater business value when compared to the existing information assets and will help enhance their return on investments.”
“This strategic partnership with Columbus IT sets a roadmap to our global expansion and offers immediate reach to Qatar, Kuwait, UAE, Saudi Arabia, all GCC regions and Africa. CIT is primarily focusing on the Construction vertical as their key business driver for the next few years; this is also a motivating factor for Aurigo. With this, Aurigo and CIT will be co-investing in joint sales efforts and in working together to peel the onion in this region. We are extremely happy that our product proved its mettle in the series of due diligence activities conducted by CIT” said Balaji Sreenivasan, CEO Aurigo Software Technologies.
About Columbus IT
Columbus IT is a global technology consulting and software Development Company and one of the largest Microsoft Business Solution partners. CIT has over 18 years of experience in implementing Microsoft Business Solutions including Dynamics suite. They have over 5000 implementations till date and continue to be the premier vendor for Microsoft that is used to develop the Microsoft Dynamics AX product suite. CIT implementations include ERP, BI, and CRM systems. Columbus has been awarded the ‘Global Partner of the Year’ by Microsoft in the recently concluded Microsoft Partner meet. Columbus IT operates in 29 countries and has over 1100 employees worldwide.
More information available at the corporate website www.columbusit.com and the Middle East subsidiary website www.columbusit.ae.
About Aurigo Software Technologies
Aurigo Software Technologies Inc. delivers software products and solutions for automating critical processes in the Infrastructure, Real Estate and General Contracting Industries. Aurigo’s success has been a direct result of its strong technology, complimented by Aurigo’s knowledge of the construction industry and its specific business logic.
Aurigo’s Product suite BRIX 5.0 can be deployed stand alone or as tightly integrated with Microsoft Dynamics AX and Microsoft Project Server, making the combination a powerful and comprehensive business automation solution for the AEC and Real Estate Industries.
Aurigo is a privately held company with offices in New York and Bangalore, India.