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Progress Software Revs Up to Higher RPM via Savvion - Part 2
Part 1 of this series began to analyze the recent merger of Progress Software Corp. [NASDAQ: PRGS] and Savvion Inc. With this acquisition, Progress has made a

savvion founder  and comprehensiveness always surface. Savvion could be, to my mind, a textbook example of how well and thoroughly to design a BPM suite. My first direct touch with the company was in early 2009 at Gartner’s BPM Summit , where Savvion’s founder and CEO, Dr. M.A. Ketabchi, had a breakout session about his company. Dr. Ketabchi (also known as Dr. K) exudes knowledge and has a  colorful personality and (sometimes self-deprecating) sense of humor, somewhat resembling his counterpart Alan Trefler, the

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Progress Software Rounds Out its RPM Offering with Corticon Buy


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savvion founder  Process Management (BPM) from Savvion , Complex Event Processing (CEP) from Apama , Business Transaction Assurance (BTA) from Actional , and Business Analytics through the Progress Control Tower (PCT) product. The Progress Corticon BRMS offering will enhance automated business decision making for all enterprises. Too Many Rule Engines under One Roof? At first glance I was a bit puzzled, in light of the fact that both Savvion and Apama had accompanying rule engines. Savvion has rules capabilities based on Read More

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