ST. LOUIS (September 28, 2016) – Perficient, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRFT) (“Perficient”), the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000® and other large enterprise customers throughout North America, today announced that its work with Volkswagen Group of America (VWGoA) has been honored with the Pulse Award for Best Overall Digital Transformation by enterprise software developer Liferay.
The award recognizes VWGoA’s efforts to enhance the overall customer experience on its website using a Liferay portal solution. VWGoA engaged Perficient to help develop a portal that manages order processing sites and content, improves collaboration, and contains a framework for integration and mobility adoption.
Liferay makes open-source software that helps companies create digital experiences on web, mobile, and connected devices. The Pulse Awards recognize novel, inventive, and effective use cases of Liferay’s portal technology to deliver web and mobile experiences that engage customers, partners, and employees across a range of enterprise environments.
“Perficient’s extensive multi-channel experience with Liferay, integration capabilities with multiple legacy systems, and proven enterprise-scale development practices have allowed us to help Volkswagen quickly deliver a quality platform for their dealers,” said Dan Wellborn, Liferay practice lead and senior technical architect at Perficient.
Perficient accepted the Pulse Award for VWGoA at Liferay Symposium North America in Chicago on Tuesday.
“We were excited to be in a position to help Volkswagen Group of America reinvent the way in which they interact with their dealers,” said Joel Stanesa, general manager at Perficient. “The Liferay tools and technologies made the project seamless from interface design and systems-integration standpoints. Being able to bring our automotive industry experience, Perficient Digital agency, and deep technical skills enabled us to partner with VWGoA to deliver on one of their most strategic initiatives in a way that delighted the dealer community.”
Perficient partners with technology vendors such as Liferay to provide business optimization, digital experience, and industry-driven technology solutions and support across many practice areas. Perficient is also at the forefront of industry thought leadership on digital transformation – a means of modernizing the systems that create, deliver, and sustain meaningful customer experiences.
For more on Perficient’s expertise in Liferay technology, visit www.perficient.com/partners/liferay.
Perficient is the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000® and enterprise customers throughout North America. With unparalleled information technology, management consulting, and creative capabilities, Perficient and its Perficient Digital agency deliver vision, execution, and value with outstanding digital experience, business optimization, and industry solutions. Our work enables clients to improve productivity and competitiveness; grow and strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers, and partners; and reduce costs. Perficient's professionals serve clients from a network of offices across North America and offshore locations in India and China. Traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market, Perficient is a member of the Russell 2000 index and the S&P SmallCap 600 index. Perficient is an award-winning Premier Level IBM business partner, a Microsoft National Service Provider and Gold Certified Partner, an Oracle Platinum Partner, an Adobe Business Solution Partner, and a Gold Salesforce Consulting Partner. For more information, visit www.perficient.com.
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