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New York, NY, United States, 2008/07/07 - Global program helps accelerate the success of innovative startups committed to Microsoft's platform technologies - ActionBase.com.
ActionBase a pioneering solution for Collaborative Human Process Management, today announced it has been selected to join the Microsoft Startup Accelerator Program. Stewarded by the Emerging Business Team (EBT) at Microsoft Corp., the program is designed to connect high-potential startups committed to the Microsoft platform to an extensive support network that provides access to Microsoft people and programs, guidance on future directions, and support to accelerate their success.
“We are very proud to have been selected to this program. Microsoft is a valued partner in helping us develop our unique Human Process Management offering assisting enterprises effectively manage collaborative processes across the enterprise within their Office environment” says Eyal Maor ActionBase’s CEO.
Microsoft is committed to serving as a valuable technology and business partner for emerging startups and their investors. Companies are selected to join the program based on innovation, marketability, growth potential, funding, platform decision and strategic importance to Microsoft. These companies receive customized engagement plans designed to support their software development and increase market visibility.
“We find ActionBase to have an appealing offering when it comes to managing collaborative human processes with an intriguing concept for Microsoft Office users,” says Lynda Ting, Director, Business Development, Emerging Business Team at Microsoft Corp. “The combination of ActionBase and Office will provide a valuable new solution to help meet the needs of our mutual customers,” added Ting.
The Microsoft Emerging Business Team evaluates hundreds of technology startups each year to identify those with the strongest potential to succeed in the market, shape the industry’s future, and enhance the overall value of Microsoft products and services for customers. The Microsoft Startup Accelerator Program shines the spotlight on some of the most promising startups and provides good examples of how startups can work successfully with Microsoft.
ActionBase (actionbase.com) consists of a passionate group of professionals, dedicated to ensure that enterprise’s business critical actions and processes are tracked through to completion, empowering their ability to follow up and interact more efficiently and effectively with each other.
ActionBase is a pioneering solution in the growing market of “Collaborative Human Activity Management”. With ActionBase users can follow up and track to completion any type of multipart collaborative process or action item which is usually handled through documents, Excel lists and email. ActionBase keeps everyone on the same page, aligns process with business activities and keeps track of everything you need to do.
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