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North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 2014/10/07 - Avolution,developer of the ABACUS® software for enterprise modeling, planning and IT strategy, will be participating in the APTA’s EXPO, scheduled to take place October 13-15 in Houston, Texas - Avolution.com.au.
Avolution, recently positioned as a ‘Leader’ in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Architecture tools• for the second consecutive year and developer of the ABACUS® software for enterprise modeling, planning and IT strategy, will be participating in the American Public Transportation Association’s EXPO, scheduled to take place October 13-15 in Houston, Texas.
APTA’s EXPO, which takes place only once every three years, is a one of a kind event that showcases many of the transportation industry’s most innovative and creative solutions. It attracts an audience of over 15,000 attendees and is the largest event of its kind in the world.
“This is an exciting opportunity to showcase some recent success stories with some of North America’s largest and most dynamic authorities in public transit” said Grant Quick, Avolution’s Vice President of American Operations. “Given the complexity of public transit today it is a significant challenge for transit providers to streamline their organizations while continuing to provide customers with new technologies, such as live scheduling updates. Our ABACUS software can help agencies plan and manage change, taking the pain out of these transitions.”
Throughout the event, Avolution will be providing demonstrations of ABACUS and will be showcasing ABACUS 4.3, the newest release of the software, together with the company’s innovative HTML5-based service, ABACUS® Intelligence On-Demand™. Avolution will be displaying solutions showcasing its strengths in Enterprise Architecture (EA); Enterprise Portfolio Management (EPM); IT Strategic Planning; and Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC).
For demonstrations of ABACUS and to schedule a personal demonstration please contact us on sales[.]avolutioncorp.com. Free trials of ABACUS can be downloaded from the Avolution website.
• "Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Architecture Tools" by Saul Brand, 30th September 2014.
Avolution (avolution.com.au) is the maker of ABACUS®, the leading solution for enterprise modeling, planning and IT strategy. What can take months with other tools can be performed in minutes with ABACUS. Some of the key features that differentiate ABACUS include:
• Unparalleled flexibility: support for over 100 frameworks and notations.
• Simple implementation: the ABACUS software is available via the cloud or installed locally on a PC within minutes.
• Support for existing data from Excel, Visio and many other formats.
• Open API: for integration, custom scripts, reports or queries.
• Advanced views including matrices, catalogues, pie charts, bubble charts, roadmaps and many more. Much more than just box and line diagrams.
• Advanced simulations to predict KPIs and support for custom metrics and other analytics to help make better business and IT decisions.
APTA is a nonprofit organization which serves as an advocate for the advancement of public transportation programs and initiatives in the United States. APTA has been representing the transit industry for over 100 years, since 1882.
APTA members serve the public interest by providing safe, efficient and economical transit services, and by improving those services to meet national energy, environmental, and financial concerns. Over ninety percent of passengers using transit in the U.S. and Canada are carried by APTA members.