Infragistics Expands Worldwide into APAC
CRANBURY, N.J. and MELBOURNE, Australia, Feb. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Infragistics, the user experience software company and world leader in user interface (UI) development tools, today announced worldwide expansion into APAC and the opening of regional headquarters in Australia.
Headed by Managing Director Graham M. Dean, and complementing the company's offices in Japan and India which serve those countries, Infragistics APAC headquarters is located in Melbourne, Victoria in Australia. Mr. Dean brings 26 years of software and sales experience to Infragistics. Prior to this position, Mr. Dean managed the Quest Software multi-country sales division and relationship with Microsoft.
"APAC is a growing market with a robust developer community," said Dean Guida, CEO of Infragistics. "Our investment in our APAC operations furthers our commitment to locally serve our APAC customers and capitalize on numerous opportunities already in the pipeline."
The APAC headquarters focuses on sales and support of Infragistics leading UI development toolsets and business productivity suites designed to empower customers to develop compelling user experiences across all platforms, including Windows, SharePoint, Android and iOS.
MicroWay, a major reseller in the computing market and longtime Infragistics partner, is optimistic about Infragistics APAC expansion. "We have been the Australian distributor of Infragistics products for more than a decade now – and their components and tools are first class," said Chris Erickson, General Manager at MicroWay. "MicroWay is very pleased to have Infragistics supporting us locally now, as we continue to help developers discover just how comprehensive and effective the NetAdvantage components are. We're excited about the extra level of local service this will allow MicroWay to provide for developers."
"We look forward to building further relationships with the Australian and greater APAC communities and are busy planning for week-long education events next month," added Graham Dean, managing director of APAC at Infragistics.
Further details on the educational events will be announced in March and will run in conjunction with Infragistics participation at Australian SharePoint Conference, March 20 – 21, 2012 in Melbourne.
Infragistics regional headquarters is located at: Infragistics Australia Pty Ltd, Level 2 Riverside Quay, 1 Southbank Boulevard, Southbank VIC 3006 Australia. To contact the offices, dial: + 03 9982 4545.
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As the user experience software company and a world leader in user interface (UI) development tools, Infragistics empowers developers to build and style immersive user experiences and rich data visualization in line of business applications across all platforms - Windows Forms, WPF, ASP.NET, Silverlight, jQuery, Windows Phone and SharePoint. Infragistics SharePlus business solutions deliver exceptional value and productivity to enterprise customers across all computing devices. Infragistics also has a range of value-added services including UI testing tools, support, training and consulting services. For additional information on Infragistics, products and career opportunities, please call us in the U.S. at +1 (800) 231-8588, +1 (609) 448-2000; in Europe, the Middle East, or Africa (EMEA) at +44 (0) 20 8387 1474; in Japan at +81 3 5474 8040; in APAC at + 03 9982 4545.
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