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|December 30, 2008 |
Xelleration Leads SharePoint User Adoption At NogginFest 2008
NogginFest, is an Annual Event held by SoCal IT Pro Association and offers IT professionals in Southern California a chance to gain valuable knowledge on current and new advanced products in the industry.
With the budgets tightening and businesses looking to save money during economic turns, maximization of the existing technologies is probably the most important topic on every decision maker’s mind. At the NogginFest 2008, Xelleration, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner based in Irvine CA, presented how to dramatically reduce development time, effort and costs, and maximize SharePoint's advanced features. The speaker gave compelling examples, taken from the Xelleration’s clients’ experiences and its own methodologies on how to effectively plan a SharePoint rollout, and take advantage of built-in capabilities to increase user adoption, achieve a successful rollout, and drive business value for the organization with minimal capital investment.
Xelleration is one of only 20 Microsoft Partners in the US approved for the SharePoint Deployment Planning Services (SDPS) program. Microsoft SharePoint Deployment Planning Services (SDPS) is a software assurance benefit for customers, which is a pre-defined paid service offering delivered by partners to plan an effective SharePoint deployment. With SDPS Xelleration helps customers identify a roadmap for transformation and management of their current collaborative strategies. Customers will benefit from understanding the value of improved business productivity infrastructure based on SharePoint, as it relates to the six key capabilities of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server- Collaboration, Enterprise Search, Enterprise Content Management, Portals, Business Process & Forms, and Business Intelligence.
|November 10, 2008 |
Xelleration offers SharePoint Deployment Planning Services
Xelleration is pleased to announce that it is now one of only 20 Microsoft Partners in the US approved for the SharePoint Deployment Planning Services (SDPS) program. Microsoft SharePoint Deployment Planning Services (SDPS) is a software assurance benefit for customers, which is a pre-defined paid service offering delivered by partners to plan an effective SharePoint deployment.
This service offers customers a 1, 3, 5, 10 or 15 day deployment planning service, based on their individual software assurance benefit level. Customers will work with a pre-qualified Microsoft partner to develop a customized SharePoint deployment plan for their specific environment and assess the overall direction for deployment of this technology. This service will provide benefits to the customer as they move to a secure and well-managed collaborative infrastructure.
Some of the highlights of this service include:
How does SDPS benefit Microsoft customers?
- Microsoft pays partners to deliver the deployment plan services
- Partners receive the SDPS tools, training, and support to help customers deploy SharePoint and increase their revenue in the process
- The SDPS program provides opportunities as the customer redeems their Software Assurance (SA) benefit
- SDPS helps remove the customer -perceived risk and cost of planning for SharePoint deployment
- SDPS helps minimize the up-front partner investment and pre-sales planning and helps customers get a SharePoint® deployment plan in place, opening the door for increased partner service revenue opportunity
Customers get more value from their Software Assurance (SA) investment: This benefit is available at five levels: 1, 3, 5, 10, and 15-day engagement plans that are best aligned for their organization size.
High quality, professional, personalized service: Pre-qualified SDPS program partners provide the knowledge and expertise needed to successfully deploy SharePoint based on the customer's unique needs and environment and complementing the customer's strategic business direction.
Evaluate how SharePoint can best strengthen business processes in their organizations: SDPS helps customers identify a roadmap for transformation and management of their current collaborative strategies. Customers will benefit from understanding the value of an improved business productivity infrastructure based on SharePoint as it relates to the six key capabilities of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server:
Receive SharePoint best practices and tools from Microsoft: Partners leverage best practices for SharePoint deployment by analyzing the customer's needs and providing planning guidance that help customers manage SharePoint implementation.
- Enterprise Content Management (ECM)
- Enterprise Search (ES)
Customized roadmap to deployment: The deployment plan provides an assessment of the customer’s infrastructure, and recommends a business plan, timeline, and resources for a successful deployment. A Proof of Concept (POC) offering is available for longer SDPS engagements.
|October 24, 2008 |
Microsoft Presents Xelleration Two Partner Awards
Xelleration is pleased to announce that for the second year in a row, it has been awarded the Microsoft "Best Customer Satisfaction" award for 2008 at the Microsoft's Annual Managed Partner Briefing on the 14th of October at Microsoft offices in Irvine, CA. The award was presented based on a nomination for a project that involved complex integration of a custom SharePoint solution with other technologies. Additionally, the Microsoft "Best Teamwork" award for 2008 was also given to Xelleration for successful collaboration with another Microsoft Partner to implement Microsoft's Business Intelligence Suite at a client.
Xelleration takes pride in the level of service it provides its Customers, and in being able to create alliances among other Microsoft Partners to add value and expertise to ensure the best possible business solution.
Xelleration is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and Managed Partner specializing in Collaborative Document Management and Business Workflow Solutions.
|October 22, 2008 |
Xelleration and Microsoft conduct an Executive Briefing Event
Xelleration and Microsoft recently gathered a group of 20 IT executives at the Fleming's Steakhouse in Newport Beach for an evening of great food, wine and a fascinating discussion of a CIO's role and strategies in today's world of global economic instability and uncertainty in the marketplace.
Greg Lush, VP and CIO of The Linc group spoke to the gathering with his speech on how to become the change agent within your organization; how to influence the enterprise with strategy; education; quality; and the enabling toolset (leveraging Microsoft Technologies). The attendees learned how these components may work in harmony with one another to provide holistic solutions which will enhance Customer value (internal and external) and increase productivity.
Xelleration is an Award winning Microsoft Gold Certified Partner that specializes in world class service around Information Worker and Collaborative Document Management and other Workflow solutions.
Xelleration is based in Irvine, CA and is an equal opportunity employer.
|September 12, 2008 |
Xelleration is one of the sponsors of the 7th Annual Charity Golf Classic
Orange County's top business and community leaders "Teed off" against child abuse at the Child Abuse Prevention Center's Charity Golf Classic on Monday, August 18, at the El Niguel Country Club in Laguna Niguel. This 7th annual tournament, presented by Wells Fargo Bank, made great strides in the fight against child abuse by raising over $70,000 for the Prevention Center's in-home child abuse prevention programs. Xelleration was proud to contribute to the great success of the Tournament that was held to support such a noble cause.
|September 3, 2008 |
XELLERATION PARTICIPATES IN SoTeC (Southland Technology Conference and Vendor Showcase)
SoTeC is the conference put on by IT Professionals for IT Professionals! A coalition of project management, software quality assurance, and IT professional organizations working together to create a forum of interest to all IT professionals at all points of the systems development life cycle, from project conception through development, testing and into project closeout.
This year's theme was: Capturing the Summit - Expanding Knowledge - Achieving Goals
Achieving career goals requires constantly striving to expand abilities, knowledge, and interpersonal relationships. With a wonderful slate of knowledgeable speakers and the opportunity to interact with other IT management professionals, Xelleration team had an opportunity to gain new skills and information, exchange ideas and experiences with other IT professionals and make new contacts to explore new partner opportunities.
|August 8, 2008 |
XELLERATION EXPANDS OFFSHORE OPERATIONS
Xelleration announced expansion of its offshore Captive Center in response to market demands for qualified resources and affordable programming services during this period of economic crunch. Xelleration's offshore operations, which was launched in 2004, has proven to be extremely valuable to its other lines of business and has enabled the company to execute projects in a cost-effective manner while maintaining high quality and quick turn-around time.
With this move, Xelleration plans to build on its current success and increase its staff in order to continue providing its customers the advantages of faster time to market, access to a larger pool of talented resources, and flexible strategies for development of Value Added Services, all at a significant cost savings.
The business unit is re-locating to the Siddiq Trade Centre in the heart of Lahore, Pakistan. The Centre’s buildings feature the latest in architectural and engineering techniques, along with cutting-edge technology, making it among the most desirable environments for today's modern lifestyles and workforce.
|July 28, 2008 |
XELLERATION LAUNCHES BRANDED SHAREPOINT APPLICATIONS
Xelleration, a software development firm in Southern California, has launched a new service offering for "branded" SharePoint applications. The first three releases, which are available from Xelleration's website at http://www.xelleration.com/products.shtml, were designed to automate common tasks related to Project Management, and HR functions a company of any size. The applications include:
Microsoft's SharePoint platform enables teams to collaborate efficiently, find organizational resources, search for experts and corporate information, manage content and workflow, and leverage business insight to make better-informed decisions. By deploying these "ready-to-use" applications from Xelleration, companies can reduce development time, effort and costs to maximize some of SharePoint's advanced capabilities.
- Project Management Office Application (PMO) which enables Managers and Stake-Holders to manage all projects from a single location while project teams can collaborate on multiple projects, share documents, run reports and keep track of project scopes, budgets and timelines more efficiently.
- Policies & Procedures Application (P&P) enables quick and secure access to all company documentation and support systems through a common SharePoint interface. It is a repository for publication, sharing and storing of Company Policies, Procedures, Forms, Logos, etc.
- Employee On-boarding Application makes hiring new employees more efficient, process oriented and easily repeatable. HR Departments will have better coordination and delegation of HR tasks that are routinely performed by staff.
Xelleration is a Workflow Solutions Company that has been helping organizations nationwide improve their operational effectiveness and streamline their processes using Microsoft SharePoint. Extending SharePoint beyond its "out of the box" capabilities enables Xelleration's clients to deploy complex solutions with speed and comparatively small investment.
|July 23, 2008 |
XELLERATION PARTICIPATES IN MICROSOFT WORLD PARTNER CONFERENCE 2008
Houston, TX - July 2008: Xelleration LLC, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, participated in the annual Microsoft World Partner Conference in Houston TX. The Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) provided Xelleration with a chance to learn more about business growth opportunities and product innovations from Microsoft executives. It also offered Xelleration a unique chance to expand its business potential by connecting with thousands of other Microsoft Partners from around the world.
Vinay Kathuria, Xelleration’s Senior Sales Consultant said this conference provided Xelleration an excellent platform to connect with key Microsoft Partners and senior Microsoft executives. "Xelleration’s participation in the Conference has put the company on Microsoft’s radar as one of the fastest growing Partners in the SharePoint and Business Intelligence space. We also met with other Partners from across the world who expressed great interest in working together on opportunities with services that complement our offerings. All around, it just creates a synergy that translates into success for all parties and especially the client."
Xelleration LLC, is a software consulting firm headquartered in Irvine California. Xelleration has a global presence and has been a pioneer in the space of Workflow Automation and Collaboration for over 10 years particularly using Microsoft tools and technologies.
|May 27, 2008 |
XELLERATION ENABLES MICROSOFT AND IBM TO CO-EXIST IN THE COLLABORATION SPACE
Xelleration LLC an IBM Business Partner participated in IBM’s Lotusphere Comes to You in Costa Mesa, CA on May 22, 2008. Lotusphere is an IBM series of road shows that display the latest in IBM Lotus software solutions. This years’ IBM event series will demonstrate the power of the Lotus software collaboration portfolio as well as promoting IBM’s latest SMB targeted offering, Lotus Foundations. This event was held at the Orange County Hilton in Costa Mesa and Xelleration was present with a display table on-site.
"2008 is a very exciting year for IBM and its partners with lots of new and exciting announcements such as Lotus Foundations and plans for the latest WebSphere Portal version 6.1. Xelleration is very proud to be part of this event and to be an IBM partner." said Mo Khan, Managing Director of Xelleration.
At the event, Xelleration demonstrated a Sametime webpart for Microsoft SharePoint as part of their co-existence strategies. Xelleration firmly believes that in today’s day and age technologies from various vendors and platforms can and should be used to leverage a company’s productivity, output, and growth. This means that "cross-breeding" of Microsoft and IBM technologies can be extremely beneficial for a company in terms of cost as well as efficiency.
Xelleration is a consulting and technology solutions company providing Business Intelligence and Office Automation solutions built around Human Workflow Automation (HWS), Business Process Management (BPM), Business Process Integration (BPI) and Collaborative Document Management (CDM). Xelleration has been an IBM Business Partner for almost a decade and we offer our services with a unique combination of Strategic Thinking, Creativity, Technological services, and Business Process Engineering and Innovation using our proprietary Triple "O" methodology. Triple 'O' stands for Onsite, Offsite and Offshore work model.
Xelleration is based in Irvine California with offices in Dubai, UAE and a development center in the Indian Subcontinent.
|April 18, 2008 |
XELLERATION PARTNERS WITH FRONTPAGES WEB HOSTING NETWORK TO LAUNCH ITS OWN SHAREPOINT APPLICATION BUNDLE TO MARKET
Xelleration has partnered with FrontPages Web Hosting Network to bring their customers an all-in-one SharePoint and MOSS 2007 solution offering. FrontPages Web Hosting Network is a leader in providing managed web hosting services for SharePoint, Exchange, CRM, SQL and dedicated server solutions to customers around the world. Xelleration's own branded SharePoint applications for Project Management Office (PMO), Policies and Procedures document library, and Employee Onboarding application for HR will now be available to FrontPages' customers. Ikram Rehman, Product Manager for Xelleration says, "Our relationship with FrontPages is strategic to our SharePoint practice, and this is the perfect market entry point for Xelleration’s applications bundle."
|January 29, 2008 |
XELLERATION EARNS THE MICROSOFT ENTERPRISE SEARCH SPECIALIZATION COMPETENCY
Xelleration is proud to announce that it has earned the Microsoft competency in Enterprise Search Specialization, enabling it to enhance its expertise and impact in the overall Information Worker and Business Intelligence Competency. This competency will enable Xelleration to offer a broad-range of solutions integrated with SharePoint 2007 and Business Intelligence that will enable organizations to find the relevant information from resources on the Internet, company’s intranet, within enterprise applications and file stores, and from the people within the organization.
|December 5, 2007 |
XELLERATION EARNS THE DATA MANAGEMENT BI COMPETENCY
Xelleration is proud to announce that it has earned the Microsoft competency in Data Management Business Intelligence Specialization, enabling it to enhance its expertise and impact in the technology marketplace.
Xelleration has demonstrated expertise with Microsoft technologies and proven ability to meet customers' needs. BI competency is earned by companies who have expertise in designing, deploying, and customizing business intelligence (BI) solutions using Microsoft technologies.
|October 16, 2007 |
XELLERATION IS ADDED TO THE MICROSOFT OFFICE SYSTEM SOLUTION DIRECTORY
Xelleration has been added as a Microsoft Partner offering expertise in the area of migrating to Microsoft Exchange Server from Lotus Notes Solutions. This listing enables Xelleration to expose themselves to the customers, expand business opportunities using solution showcase examples, and create new solutions based on the Microsoft Office System.
|October 11, 2007 |
XELLERATION WINS THE MICROSOFT AWARD!
Xelleration wins the Microsoft Award for "best customer satisfaction and experience". The award was handed out by Mujahid Khan, Microsoft Partner Account Manager, to Mo Khan, Managing Director Xelleration. The ceremony was held at the Hyatt Newport beach on Oct 10th 2007. The awards recognizes Microsoft Registered, Certified and Gold Certified partners that have delivered exemplary solutions and offered quality services to their customers. This award highlights Microsoft's appreciation and recognition of Xelleration's expertise and commitment to delivering the best solutions and services to its clients using Microsoft as the preferred platform.
|October 7, 2007 |
XELLERATION RESPONDS TO EARTHQUAKE RELIEF IN PAKISTAN
Xelleration donates computer equipment to the Comprehensive Disaster Relief Service (CDRS) for the inauguration of the new hospital building in Chikar, Pakistan, continuing its commitment to the philosophy of philanthropy. This region was badly damaged after the devastating earthquake in 2005 measuring 7.9 on the richter scale. Over 100,000 people lost their lives and millions were left homeless.
CDRS is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing quick, efficient and compassionate medical and humanitarian relief and disaster recovery operations to the people of the earthquake affected areas, with concentration of efforts in the Chikar area These operations include the channeling of human resources, medical support, logistical support, health education programs and funding directly to the people who need it most, particularly mothers and children.
|August 30, 2007 |
XELLERATION EARNS THE INFORMATION WORKER COMPETENCY
Xelleration has earned the Microsoft competency in Information Worker Solutions, enabling it to enhance its expertise and impact in the technology marketplace. Xelleration has demonstrated expertise with Microsoft technologies and proven ability to meet customers' needs. Information Worker Solutions Competency is earned by companies that specialize in effective and efficient deployment of portal and content management solutions built using Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server, Microsoft Content Management Server, Microsoft Office System, Microsoft Exchange Server, Office Live Communications Server, and Windows SharePoint Services, that enable clients to better collaborate, coordinate, manage, and prioritize on increasing volumes of information.
|May 1, 2007 |
XELLERATION BECOMES AN ATG ALLIANCE PARTNER
Xelleration has become an ATG Alliance partner. This gives Xelleration unparalleled access to ATG technology and provides us with product resources, such as the ATG Knowledge Base, technical bulletins, and product manuals. This partnership also provides Xelleration with a wide range of capabilities - from project management, to business and technical consulting, to dynamic design. Our proven methodology is based on our experience and best practices distilled from successfully managing ATG projects.
|April 24, 2007 |
XELLERATION PARTICIPATES IN LOTUSPHERE COMES TO YOU - SAN DIEGO
Xelleration had a table top presence at the "Lotusphere Comes to You - San Diego" on April 24th, 2007. Lotusphere Comes to You is a series of events that bring practical information to customers. Some of the topics you will learn more about: insight into collaboration tools and technology, how to stretch your current Lotus software investment, how IBM products provides for better collaboration and more productivity.
|April 19, 2007 |
XELLERATION PARTICIPATES IN LOTUSPHERE COMES TO YOU - GLENDALE
Xelleration had a table top presence at the "Lotusphere Comes to You - San Diego" on April 19th, 2007. Lotusphere Comes to You is a series of events that bring practical information to customers. Some of the topics you will learn more about: insight into collaboration tools and technology, how to stretch your current Lotus software investment, how IBM products provides for better collaboration and more productivity.
|April 4, 2007 |
XELLERATION PARTICIPATES IN LOTUSPHERE COMES TO YOU SHOWCASE EVENT - COSTA MESA
Xelleration had a table top presence at the "Lotusphere Comes to You Showcase event - Costa Mesa" on April 4, 2007. Lotusphere Comes to You is a series of events that bring practical information to customers. Some of the topics you will learn more about: insight into collaboration tools and technology, how to stretch your current Lotus software investment, how IBM products provides for better collaboration and more productivity.
|March 27, 2007 |
Xelleration LLC participates in Microsoft Across America Event in Anaheim CA
Xelleration LLC, a leading IT consulting and technology firm based in Irvine California participated in the Microsoft Across America Event in Anaheim which was held on March 27th 2007. Xelleration, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, is one of the emerging workflow solution companies in the region, with an outstanding presence in the US IT market. The company believes in having maximum industry interaction through corporate and public events to facilitate technology adoption in all sectors.
Microsoft Across America Events are a series of nationwide Events to celebrate the launch of Microsoft Office 2007, Microsoft Vista, Microsoft Exchange Server 2007, and Microsoft Exchange Server 2007. These events present and opportunity for technology companies to showcase their latest products, solutions and service offerings using Microsoft tools and technologies.
|October 17, 2006 |
Xelleration LLC joins the Oracle Partner Program
Xelleration LLC today announced that it has entered into an Oracle Partner Program. This will enable Xelleration to broaden the use of Oracle’s technologies in the rapidly growing IT marketplace.
Xelleration customers will benefit from the growing portfolio of applications that Oracle has to offer by, and by gaining access to a wide range of business solutions.
|March 14, 2006 |
Xelleration becomes a Kofax Certified Solutions Provider
Xelleration becomes a Certified Solutions Provider of Kofax. Kofax is the market leader in capture application software, device connectivity and image processing. In 1995, Kofax introduced Ascent Capture, the first shrink-wrapped information-capture application for document and content management systems. Today, Ascent Capture is an enterprise-class platform and the most widely used capture solution in the world. Xelleration incorporates Ascent Capture with other workflow automation tools providing our users with a robust imaging solution.
|March 2, 2006 |
Xelleration LLC achieves Gold Partner status from Microsoft
Xelleration has been awarded a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner Level status from Microsoft. By becoming a gold certified member of the Microsoft Partner program, Xelleration continues its ongoing commitment to deliver quality work and provide its clients with the latest technology offerings in the market.
"By working and integrating more closely with Microsoft, Xelleration will make it easier to offer its clients a wider range of offerings, and to develop its own team skills on a more diverse technological platform. We are excited to be part of the Microsoft Partner program and expect that Xelleration developers and clients will benefit from the further strengthening of this collaboration." - Mo Khan, Managing Director-Xelleration LLC.
|November 2, 2004 |
Xelleration becomes a Microsoft Certified Partner
Xelleration LLC has attained Certified Partner status in the Microsoft Partner Program. The Microsoft Partner Program was launched in October 2003. The company is best known for its workflow automation and business process integration.
"We are extremely pleased to have attained the Certified Partner status from Microsoft in their Partner Program. This allows us to promote our expertise, relationship and understanding with Microsoft to our clients," said Mo Khan, Managing Director of Xelleration LLC. "The benefits provided to Xelleration through our Certified Partner status will allow us to continue to enhance the offerings, and to deliver a greater quality of service to our customers."
|July 2, 2004 |
Xelleration LLC becomes an IBM Business Partner
Xelleration has a Business Partner status from IBM. This recognizes that Xelleration has completed all of the resource skill set requirements and is now certified to work on IBM tools and technologies.
As an IBM Business Partner Xelleration is recognized and rewarded for having some of the industry's best trained technicians who are capable of achieving and demonstrating a high level of expertise in planning, designing, implementing and supporting IBM solutions. Xelleration has secured the training, skills and knowledge to play an essential role in accelerating the adoption of IBM workflow solutions.
Receiving this honor highlights Xelleration’s commitment to continually offer its customers a high level of product knowledge, technical expertise and service capabilities. The combined front will also provide world-class business solutions that help companies be more responsive, productive and resilient.