Nexaweb Technologies, Inc., provider of a software platform for building and deploying enterprise Internet applications, and Edgewater Technology, Inc., a consulting and systems integration firm that specializes in creating tailored technology solutions, have announced that they are joining forces to deliver rich Internet technology solutions to the marketplace. This partnership will focus on a joint "Rich Internet Applications (RIA) Value Program," aimed at building and delivering rich Internet technology solutions to vertical markets. The program will initially target financial services and will be supported by a series of co-marketing events.
The kick-off event for the RIA Value Program will be a co-sponsored Webinar taking place on November titled "Rich Internet Application Cost Savings: Bridging the Architecture/Usability Gap." Management representatives from both companies will present at the event. In addition to the webinar series, the two organizations will also collaborate on other co-marketing events including seminars and workshops focused on rich Internet technology solutions. Nexaweb and Edgewater plan to expand their RIA Value Program to target additional verticals beginning early 2005. Additional verticals identified for inclusion in the program will include health care, higher education, and insurance.