21 March Sofbang Achieves Oracle PartnerNetwork Specialization for Oracle Mobile Cloud Service Oracle Recognizes Sofbang for Expertise in Oracle Mobile Cloud Service March 21, 2017 – Sofbang, a leading solutions provider and a Platinum level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced it is one of the first companies globally to achieve OPN Specialized status for Oracle Mobile Cloud Service (MCS).To achieve OPN Specialized status, partners must meet a stringent set of product-specific competency and business requirements that are based on the needs and priorities of the customer. By achieving a Specialized distinction, Sofbang has been recognized by Oracle for its expertise in delivering services, specifically around Oracle Mobile Cloud through competency development, business results and proven success. Part of the Oracle Cloud Platform, Oracle Mobile Cloud helps simplify enterprise mobility by making mobile app development and integration quick, secure, and easy to deploy.Specialization can provide customers with confidence that a partner is qualified in the defined product or industry area and able to successfully develop, architect and implement specific solutions. “Sofbang is thrilled to be one of the first companies to receive OPN Specialized status for Oracle Mobile Cloud. This showcases our commitment to customer success leveraging the Oracle Cloud Platform and the dedication of Sofbang’s Oracle Cloud team, expanding our continued leadership position within the Oracle community,” says Danny Asnani, Principal at Sofbang. “Mobility is the key to every individual and business and is changing the way we work and operate,” says Vivek Ahuja, CTO at Sofbang. “It is exciting for Sofbang to receive this OPN Specialization and show how the Oracle Mobile Cloud can enable the workforce to become more connected and flexible. Oracle Mobile Cloud Service is helping organizations stay competitive by mobilizing their legacy and current business applications.” Oracle Cloud is the industry’s broadest and most integrated public cloud, offering a complete range of services across SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS. It supports new cloud environments, existing ones, and hybrid, and all workloads, developers, and data. The Oracle Cloud delivers nearly 1,000 SaaS applications and 50 enterprise-class PaaS and IaaS services to customers in more than 195 countries around the world and supports 55 billion transactions each day. “As a system integration partner with an Oracle Cloud designation and distinguished recipient of the Oracle Mobile Partner of the Year award in 2015, Sofbang continues to demonstrate an industry-leading commitment to helping our joint customers leverage Oracle’s Integrated Cloud,” says Valerie Singer, Vice President, North America Cloud Strategy and Sales at Oracle. “We congratulate Sofbang on its achievement in attaining OPN Specialized status for Oracle Mobile Cloud Service.” Sofbang continues to make significant investments in the Oracle Cloud Platform ensuring that its comprehensive end-to end solutions extend and integrate on-premise and SaaS applications. In addition, Sofbang has its own Oracle Cloud Solutions Center of Excellence, which streamlines its ability to streamline operations, run customer proofs of concept and develop relevant industry solution accelerators built on the Oracle Cloud Platform. Sofbang’s solutions accelerators include Licensing and Permitting, Mobile Contracts Management, Mobile Workforce Management and Proximity Based Marketing, built and designed with a scalable architecture that grows and evolves as business needs change. Sofbang’s solutions accelerators are available for download on the Oracle Cloud Marketplace, Apple Store and Google Play, and leverage best practices and open standards. Sofbang’s list of customers range from the Fortune 1000 to the Public Sector, Higher Education and SMB space, where they are providing innovative solutions and services with continued success and exceptionally high customer retention rates. This is Sofbang’s seventh OPN Specialization and Sofbang is proud to be recognized by Oracle with its continued focus in the Oracle Cloud. About Sofbang Founded in 2000, Sofbang is a leading solutions provider and system integrator of the Oracle Cloud Platform, Oracle Mobile and Oracle Fusion Middleware suite of products. As a Platinum level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) and former BEA Systems, Inc. partner, Sofbang has over a decade of Oracle expertise. Sofbang specializes in providing enterprise customers with dynamic mobile, cloud and middleware solutions, enabling them to create, integrate and run agile, intelligent business applications leveraging the Oracle Cloud Platform and Oracle Fusion Middleware suite of products.. Our “Designed for Change” methodology design solutions with scalability, flexibility and extendibility in mind, helping our customers reduce costs, increase revenue, enhance end-customer experience, promote accountability and 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. Sofbang has received awards for developing innovative solutions and delivering outstanding value, including being awarded the prestigious Oracle Excellence Specialized Partner of the Year: Mobility Solution – North America 2015 and winner of the BPM.com and WfMC 2014 Global Award for Excellence in Business Process Management and Workflow for the Chicago Park District. Sofbang has been recognized by CIO Review as one of the 100 Most Promising Oracle Solution Providers 2015 as well as 20 Most Promising Cloud Solution Providers 2015, and 20 Most Promising Campus Technology Providers of 2014. About Oracle PartnerNetwork Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) is Oracle's partner program that provides partners with a differentiated advantage to develop, sell and implement Oracle solutions. OPN offers resources to train and support specialized knowledge of Oracle’s 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 be recognized and rewarded for their investment in Oracle Cloud. Partners engaging with Oracle will be able to differentiate their Oracle Cloud expertise and success with customers through the OPN Cloud program – an innovative program that complements existing OPN program levels with tiers of recognition and progressive benefits for partners working with Oracle Cloud. To find out more visit: http://www.oracle.com/partners. Trademarks Oracle and Java are registered trademarks of Oracle and/or its affiliates.