Press release


4 January 2008

KAISHA-Tec announces new 3-tier Avantage Foundation  


Tokyo, January 4th 2008. BPM vendor KAISHA-Tec, announced today its new 3-tier concept for its standards based BPM platform - ActiveModeler Avantage Foundation for .Net 3.0.

The Windows based Avantage foundation for .Net 3.0 is an extensible plugin-based architecture for process modeling and workflow automation.

From today, the Foundation will be be available in 3 variations: Evaluation, Commercial and Home use. The Evaluation version will be be fully functional to allow for a "try before you buy" experience.   

All plugins will be available in very attractively priced bundles to make it easy for people to get started with the software. 

The Commercial version will also include plugins to both add metrics and to share a process model between users. 

KAISHA-Tec Director Dr Geoffrey Long said today, "We are making this change to the Foundation versions due to the large amount of interest we have received from companies who want to make a step-wise approach to modeling. We feel our new 3-tier Foundation will better support such companies. We are pleased to make the Foundation free for non-commercial users and of course for evaluation".

Product Availability. The ActiveModeler Avantage BPM Platform and plugin trials are available for immediate download from Currently English, Japanese, German and Chinese(simplified) versions are available within the same executable. Other languages will follow shortly.

About KAISHA-Tec. KAISHA-Tec is a leading BPM vendor with its head office in Japan and development centres in Europe and Australia. KAISHA-Tec have received industry excellence awards for their technology.
In excess of 40,000 ActiveModeler Professional modeler licenses and 40,000 ActiveFlow workflow clients have been sold to date, to more than 600 companies.

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