Newtown, PA — October 15, 2012 — EPAM (NYSE:EPAM), a leading provider of complex software engineering solutions and a leader in Central and Eastern European IT service delivery, has announced that EPAM Canada was selected as the Bronze Winner of Best Mobile Solution at the 2012 CDN Awards Gala. CDN, Canada’s No.1 IT channel publication ranks Canadian Solution Providers in ten categories including Best Enterprise Solution, Best Cloud Computing Solution, Best Collaborative Solution and Best Mobile Solution. The annual awards gala recognizes excellence across the large and diverse community of Canadian technology partners. Winners were announced at a gala event in Toronto on September 11, 2012.
The solution developed by EPAM Canada was implemented for a client with a large workforce of field technicians who install cable services and complete orders. EPAM’s solution is an HTML5 based application that is device agnostic and can run on a variety of smartphone OS platforms such as Android, Blackberry and iPhone. The client is experiencing enhanced efficiency with a full 45 minute reduction per order by eliminating the time spent by the technician on the phone trying to complete the order. With a large team of approximately 600 technicians completing 2000 jobs, the client is experiencing significant cost and time reduction while increasing customer satisfaction.
"We are proud of our team for winning the bronze for mobile solution of the year. With over 100 applicants, this was a hotly contested space and a great achievement," said Mark Rechsteiner, Vice President, EPAM Canada. "This award recognizes the noteworthy achievement of EPAM and our client. We have a terrific team of great individuals who work in a leading-edge IT environment where collaboration leads to unique and innovative business solutions for our customers."
About the CDN Channel Elite Awards
CDN’s Channel Elite Awards recognizes IT Solution Providers for their innovation, leadership and commitment to creating value for their customers. CDN, Canada’s Number 1 IT channel publication invites Solution Providers to submit multiple solutions to the ten categories outlined in this year’s Awards Program. Each entry must reflect business completed and invoiced during the 2011 calendar year. This awards program is open to qualified IT Solution Providers owned or operating in Canada. Winners gain national recognition and all medalists and all finalists are recognized at the Channel Elite Awards Gala. Winning solutions are profiled in Computer World Canada, Direction Informatique, CDN and computerdealernews.com. For a list of all 2012 winners, and more information on the Awards, please visit www.itbusiness.ca/cea/index.html.
About EPAM Systems
Established in 1993, EPAM Systems (NYSE: EPAM) provides complex software engineering solutions through its award-winning Central and Eastern European service delivery platform. Headquartered in the United States, EPAM employs over 7,700 IT professionals and serves clients worldwide from its locations in the United States, Canada, UK, Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, Belarus, Hungary, Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, and Poland.
EPAM is recognized among the top companies in IAOP's "The 2012 Global Outsourcing 100", featuring EPAM in a variety of sub-lists, including "Leaders – Companies in Eastern Europe". The company is also ranked among the best global service providers on "The 2012 Global Services 100" by Global Services Magazine and Neogroup, which names EPAM "Leaders - Global Product Development" category.
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