Bearingpoint & CTEX establish strategic alliance to service the public sector.



December 9, 2013

BearingPoint and CTEX establish aStrategic alliance agreement

WILLEMSTAD, CURAÇAO – December 9, 2013 – Two leading local technology companies, BearingPoint and Curacao Technology Exchange (CTEX) formally established an alliance agreement. The strategic alliance enables government and public sector customers throughout the Caribbean and Latin America to leverage advanced government solutions out of the region’s most advanced and secured Tier-IV certified datacenter.

The agreement focuses on delivering advanced hosted web-based applications to government customers by enabling process optimization in key areas such as levying and tax collection and managing social contributions, granting and paying social security and healthcare benefits and unified handling of permit applications. BearingPoint has extensive knowledge and experience in both the organizational and technical aspects of such implementations. These solutions will be delivered out of the Caribbean and Latin America’s most advanced Tier-IV datacenter. The CTEX datacenter, which has been certified by the Uptime Institute, is the only facility of its kind in the region, providing customers with the most highly secured and redundant computing infrastructure available. Curacao, being part of the Dutch kingdom, boasts stringent privacy laws based on European conventions, is located outside the traditional hurricane belt and seismic active zones and provides excellent fiscal benefits. Governments throughout the region benefit from cost effective and secure solutions for improving public services

while at the same time managing and controlling overall technology expenditure. BearingPoint has a long track record in the provision, implementation and management of advanced government solutions.

The alliance allows both companies to leverage their combined strengths to deliver world-class services to government and semi-government organizations in the region.

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ABOUT BEARINGPOINT

BearingPoint is a Management and Technology Consulting company, known for its extensive industry knowledge, high customer satisfaction and long-term customer relationships. BearingPoint helps companies make fundamental transformation processes. In these processes, IT often is an important enabler of the possible improvements. BearingPoint works with its clients to achieve their ambitions by executing everything from strategy to realization. Both organizational and technical aspects are a key part of BearingPoint ‘s areas of knowledge and experience. As a platinum partner of software vendor Be Informed, BearingPoint maximizes the added value for customers through the use of breakthrough technology.

ABOUT CTEX

CTEX is building four Tier-IV, green certified, data centers and an internet exchange point from which co-location, interconnection and managed services will be delivered to enterprise, government, and institutional clients in the Caribbean and Latin America. The company is deploying the latest data center technologies to support high- density cloud computing infrastructures. CTEX offers six core solutions including HyperCloud_Services, Security Management, Managed Services, Network & Colocation, Archival and Storage solutions, and Disaster Recovery Services. CTEX’s Tier-IV data centers are being built on the island of Curaçao, which is located safely outside the hurricane belt and major seismic zone in a politically neutral jurisdiction.

 

Contact: BearingPoint

  • Menno Vinck
  • +5999 7343200
  • menno.vinck@bearingpointcaribbean.com

 

Contact: Curacao Technology Exchange (CTEX)

  • Ms. Sophia Luimis
  • +-5999-737-0022
  • Email: info@ctexpartners.com