22 May Sofbang Becomes Oracle PartnerNetwork Platinum Level Partner Sofbang Becomes Oracle PartnerNetwork Platinum Level Partner Oracle Recognizes Sofbang for Enabling customers to create, integrate and run agile, intelligent business applications leveraging the Oracle Fusion Middleware platform Chicago, IL May 22, 2013 –Sofbang, a leading technology solutions provider, today announced that it has achieved Platinum partner status in Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN). By attaining Platinum level membership, Oracle has recognized Sofbang for its excellence in delivering Oracle Fusion Middleware solutions and for uniquely addressing the challenges of joint customers including some of the largest US-based organizations. As a long standing member of Oracle PartnerNetwork and former BEA Systems, Inc. partner, Sofbang has over a decade of Oracle Fusion Middleware experience in the areas of Enterprise Architecture, Oracle WebLogic Development & Support, Enterprise Integration with Oracle SOA Suite, Oracle Business Process Management Suite, Oracle WebCenter, and Oracle Business Intelligence. Sofbang has worked with enterprise customers across the globe, helping to implement solutions which enable better exchange and use of information. With more data being created every day, organizations are finding difficulty when trying to organize and leverage the available information. These combined solutions are the key to unlocking the full potential of the organizational data and efforts. As a Platinum level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork, Sofbang has met and achieved the OPN Specialized program requirements to achieve this level of membership. “We are excited to be joining the group of Oracle PartnerNetwork Platinum partners, and look forward to continue using the comprehensive Oracle Fusion Middleware Suite to help our customers grow and succeed,” said Al Pomerantz, Principal of Sofbang. “We congratulate Sofbang for achieving Platinum status in Oracle PartnerNetwork. This relationship can enable Sofbang to offer unique customer experiences and accelerate their business processes” said Gary Koopman, group vice president, NAS Commercial Sales, Oracle Sofbang has established its depth and breadth of the experience across five key Oracle Fusion Middleware areas, including Oracle SOA Suite, Oracle WebLogic Server, Oracle WebCenter Portal & Content Application Grid and the Oracle Public Cloud. With its OPN Platinum status, Sofbang has the benefit of receiving a high level of engagement, commitment and resources available to OPN partners. Platinum members receive dedicated virtual account management support to build joint development plans and help broaden Specialization areas and revenue opportunities. Additional benefits include priority placement in the OPN Solutions Catalog, one free application integration validated by Oracle, joint marketing and sales opportunities, discounted training and more. For more information about the benefits of becoming an OPN Platinum level partner, please visit: http://www.oracle.com/us/partnerships/index.htm About Sofbang LLC Founded in 2000, Sofbang is a leader in Oracle Fusion Middleware solutions with clients in the Public, Education and Utilities sectors, as well as the growing middle market commercial space. Sofbang specializes in providing enterprise customers with dynamic middleware solutions, enabling them to create, integrate and run agile, intelligent business applications leveraging the Oracle Fusion Middleware platform. We design solutions with Scalability, Flexibility and Extendibility in mind. We call this concept Designed for Change. Our solutions help organizations reduce costs, increase revenue, enhance end-customer experience, promote accountability & transparency and improve productivity. Our company was founded with the passion that comes from seeing clients achieve strategic success. Sofbang is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois and is minority owned. About Oracle PartnerNetwork Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) Specialized is the latest version of Oracle's partner program that provides partners with tools to better develop, sell and implement Oracle solutions. OPN Specialized offers resources to train and support specialized knowledge of Oracle products and solutions and has evolved to recognize Oracle's growing product portfolio, partner base and business opportunity. Key to the latest enhancements to OPN is the ability for partners to differentiate through Specializations. Specializations are achieved through competency development, business results, expertise and proven success. To find out more visit http://www.oracle.com/partners. Trademarks Oracle and Java are registered trademarks of Oracle and/or its affiliates.