Bellevue, WA - (October 09, 2014) – Nintex, the world leader in workflow software, today announced the launch of the Japanese language versions of Nintex Workflow and Nintex Forms for Office 365. In addition, to further strengthen its presence in the Japanese market, Nintex has signed a new strategic partnership with the leading Japanese software distributor, SoftBank Commerce & Service Corp. (SoftBank C&S) This will enable corporations throughout Japan to advance their business process automation strategies in the cloud by leveraging the leading workflow automation platform for Office 365 and SharePoint.
"The demand for workflow automation is growing rapidly in Japan and we are committed to making investments to support our existing customers and to respond to the large, addressable market in the region," said Dan Parker, Vice President of Sales, Asia Pacific at Nintex. "SoftBank C&S truly understands the value of workflow automation and has the expertise to help Japanese customers get more value from everyday business process automation and ultimately meet their business goals.
"Japanese businesses recognize the importance of workflow automation to drive business productivity. With the combined power of Nintex Workflow and Microsoft Office 365, we can now extend modern cloud-based workflow solutions to Japanese customers who are eager to move away from the more costly and cumbersome legacy solutions, and add immediate value to their organizations," said Shinya Honda, Executive Director at SoftBank C&S. "We are delighted to partner with Nintex and contribute to its rapidly growing presence in Japan region. Using Nintex, we will build workflow solutions that create real efficiencies and business benefits for customers in specific businesses and verticals."
"With the explosive growth of data and new technologies, organizations are looking for new ways to stay connected, make more informed decisions and be more productive. Microsoft is passionately committed to reinventing productivity, through cloud first solutions, like Office 365, that help our customers do more and achieve more, at work and in life. Nintex's workflow and form solutions put the power of workflow automation into the hands of customers, wherever they are, helping companies boost efficiency through streamlined processes. Microsoft Japan is proud to partner with Nintex to deliver new cloud-first solutions that improve the way people get work done," said Caroline Goles, Senior Director, Microsoft Office Division BG Lead, Microsoft Japan.
Nintex Workflow for Office 365 enables users to scale and build advanced processes on a robust cloud platform accessible from a range of devices. Nintex Forms for Office 365 offers an easy-yet-powerful way to build and manage forms that can be used by anyone inside or outside of an organization. Solutions can be built in a browser using a familiar drag-and-drop experience. For more information about these apps and Nintex's workflow automation platform, please visit nintex.com.
Nintex is the world-leading workflow software company, with more than 5,000 customers in 90 countries serviced by a global network of more than 1,000 high-quality partners and service providers. Nintex is shaping the workflow arena with its innovative software, mobile and cloud services that empower organizations to automate business processes, quickly and easily. Please visit nintex.com for more information.
About SoftBank Commerce & Service Corp
SoftBank C&S, a subsidiary of Brightstar Corp., distributes various IT-related products, the original business of the SoftBank Group, and also manufactures and markets "SoftBank SELECTION" mobile accessories. Additionally, by leveraging SoftBank Group synergies, SoftBank C&S provides ICT solutions that combine mobile and fixed-line infrastructure with ICT-related products for corporate customers, web services for various mobile devices, and e-procurement services.