NASHUA, N.H.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Akumina Inc., the leading digital workplace platform provider is pleased to report record revenue and customer growth for its third quarter of 2017. The company’s success represents growth of more than 125% and anticipates continued aggressive growth for the remainder of fiscal 2017.
Akumina’s growth can be contributed to significant growth in Europe, recommendations by industry analysts and large advancements to its digital workplace software platform around collaboration, globalization support and site deployment tools. Additionally, Akumina’s strategic alignment with Microsoft is resulting in more and more customers selecting Akumina as their partner-of-choice to realize more value out of their Office 365 investment. Customers are focused on delivering engaging employee experiences that map to the individual needs and expectations of their global workforce.
New customers adopting Akumina’s digital workplace platform this quarter include large recognizable Global 1,000 enterprises and medium up-and-coming organizations that cover verticals from financial services, retail, life science and manufacturing such as Valvoline, Alcoa, American Pacific Mortgage, Orix and Seattle Genetics just to name a few.
The chief technology officer from one of Akumina’s new Fortune 500 customers, based in the retail-space, said “Our number one priority is creating great experiences every day for our customers, communities, investors and colleagues across the globe. Delivering great experiences starts with our employees and we are excited to start delivering engaging experiences to our employees that will ultimately drive employee engagement, enable knowledge sharing across the organization, enhance communication and collaboration and ultimately enable our employees to deliver great experiences to our customers.”
“We are ecstatic that Akumina is experiencing the fastest rate of new customer growth, as well as industry leading customer satisfaction and retention, said Ed Rogers, CEO of Akumina. “We have been working diligently to build out the functionality of Akumina’s digital workplace platform to meet the fast-pace requirements our customers require as their business goals and overall digital workplace evolves.
New platform enhancements and capabilities of Akumina’s digital workplace software this quarter included the launch of a new collaboration-based product offering, called Workspaces. Workspaces is a cloud-based collaboration platform built on top of Microsoft Office 365 that provides an easy and efficient way to collaborate on a single entity project. Workspaces delivers a connected object-model leveraging the underlying technology from Microsoft including Graph, Planner, Groups, Exchange, SharePoint and more allowing users to benefit from the best capabilities of those systems into a single platform providing a familiar experience. This eliminates the need to train users on multiple applications to collaborate, find conversations, coordinate files and ultimately get work done
Akumina provides the leading digital engagement software solution delivering a contextual and personalized digital experience and transforms how employees work, collaborate and innovate. Akumina’s customers are using the software platform to drive modern and global intranets, digital executive dashboards as well as extranets and portals. Akumina’s customers include the Boston Red Sox, Walt Disney Corporation, iRobot, The World Trade Center and the Department of Defense to name a few. To learn more visit www.akumina.com or follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.
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