For Immediate Release
Contact: Mei Li
OpenAir CEO Morris Panner, Thought Leader in Professional Services Automation Joins Siemens PLM Software to Discuss Managing a Global Services Business at Technology Services Europe (TSE) in Barcelona
BOSTON, Mass. April 1, 2009 OpenAir, Inc., a NetSuite Inc. company and a leading provider of on-demand professional services automation (PSA) software,
today announced that OpenAir CEO Morris Panner will join Beat Neuhaus, Director of Global Services Operations for Siemens PLM Software, at Technology Services Europe (TSE) to discuss managing a global services business. The session titled "Simplicity > Transparency > Scalability" is scheduled for April 2nd from 15:30 - 16:30 GMT at the Hilton Diagonal Mar Barcelona. The event will be attended by high-profile technology companies including IBM, Alcatel Lucent, Sun Microsystems and EMC.
Siemens PLM Software deployed OpenAir's Professional Services Automation suite to automate its systems and processes on one platform globally, thereby reducing complexity and improving transparency and scalability. Automating its services business on OpenAir has allowed Siemens to improve global resource management and utilization while improving delivery margins and enhancing financial forecasting.
"We are honored to appear with Beat Neuhaus and Siemens PLM Software at TSE in Barcelona," said Morris Panner, CEO of OpenAir. "Siemens PLM Software is a thought leader in global resource management and project transparency. We are proud to work with them as together we strive for best in class enterprise global resource management."
OpenAir, Inc., a NetSuite Inc. company, is a leading provider of Software as a Service (SaaS) services automation software. Offering both professional services automation (PSA) and project portfolio management (PPM) solutions, OpenAir provides project-based organizations and firms the tools they need to grow their businesses quickly and profitably. Providing enterprise-level functionality for businesses of all sizes, OpenAir has more than 42,000 active users at over 300 world-class firms using the software to better capture billable time, manage projects and resources and bill customers. Coupled with a team of highly experienced consultants from some of the world's leading services firms, OpenAir's services automation solutions drive higher profits through improved utilization, visibility and data collection. To learn more, please visit www.openair.com.
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