|By Business Wire||
|April 7, 2014 03:01 AM EDT||
Kofax® Limited (NASDAQ: KFX)(LSE: KFX), a leading provider of smart process applications for the business critical First Mile™ of customer interactions, today announced that Kapow was named Best in Show by attendees at the bpmNEXT 2014 conference recently held in Pacific Grove, CA.
Kapow Chief Technology Officer and Founder Stefan Andreasen’s presentation entitled “Automation of Manual Business Processes with Synthetic APIs” focused on real world problems that businesses are trying to solve within business process management (BPM) solutions. He emphasized that as processes become more web centric, Kapow Enterprise, an agile data integration platform that enables organizations to extract and act on critical information from disparate sources, is helping hundreds of companies automate thousands of manual processes without dependency on application programming interfaces (APIs). This includes the automation of B2B processes on web portals, supply chains, the aggregation of information from legacy systems, front-office documents, monitoring web resources for competitive intelligence and automating the migration and transformation of content into new content management systems and archives.
“Innovation around big data, cloud, event-driven analytics, case management, mobility and social media are fueling BPM innovation to a degree we haven’t seen in years and the Kapow offering from Kofax is a perfect example,” said Bruce Silver, a longtime independent BPM industry analyst. Bruce Silver, in partnership with Nathaniel Palmer, who is founding Editor of BPM.com, co-created bpmNEXT to showcase the best next-generation BPM innovations.
“Today’s enterprises are being squeezed by competitive pressures and rising customer expectations, which has led to a demand for faster, better, more agile solutions,” said Grant Johnson, Chief Marketing Officer at Kofax. “Attendees of bpmNEXT recognize that Kapow liberates users from a range of manual processes and redundant tasks while improving the efficiency, accuracy and speed of data capture and delivery to key decision points and decision makers.”
Kofax is a leading provider of smart process applications for the business critical First Mile of customer interactions. These begin with an organization’s systems of engagement, which generate real time, information intensive communications from customers, and provide an essential connection to their systems of record, which are typically large scale, rigid enterprise applications and repositories not easily adapted to more contemporary technology. Success in the First Mile can dramatically improve an organization’s customer experience and greatly reduce operating costs, thus driving increased competitiveness, growth and profitability. Kofax software and solutions provide a rapid return on investment to more than 20,000 customers in financial services, insurance, government, healthcare, business process outsourcing and other markets. Kofax delivers these through its own sales and service organization, and a global network of more than 800 authorized partners in more than 75 countries throughout the Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific. For more information, visit kofax.com.
© 2014 Kofax Limited. Kofax is a registered trademark and First Mile and Kapow are trademarks of Kofax Limited.
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