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Acnovate Joins PTC® PartnerAdvantage™ Program to Provide Qiwk Mobile and Qiwk Reporting for PTC FlexPLM ®


Acnovate Applications Will Provide Mobility and Extended Reporting Capabilities for PTC FlexPLM Users

(SANTA CLARA, California – November 1, 2012) ACNOVATE, a technology services company, announced today that it has joined the PTC PartnerAdvantage Program at the Silver Tier. Acnovate is one of the first partners in this program to develop solutions specifically for the PTC FlexPLM solution for the Retail Footwear and Apparel sector. Inclusion in the PartnerAdvantage Program, which provides access to a comprehensive suite of capabilities, followed an extensive review of Acnovate’s Qiwk Mobile and Qiwk Reporting tools , which are now integrated with PTC FlexPLM for mobility and reporting. Qiwk Mobile and Qiwk Reporting create new and innovative capabilities for PTC FlexPLM users.

Acnovate Qiwk Reporting combines powerful, dynamic and easily managed neutral schema for the revolutionary way PTC FlexPLM handles seasonal product data structure. In this critical time of information sensitivity and availability, Qiwk Reporting allows PTC FlexPLM users to react more effectively.

“At Acnovate, our goal is to provide PLM customers with innovative and advanced features to promote additional capabilities” said Brion Carroll II, Director of Business Development, PLM Segment, Acnovate. “We believe Qiwk is continuing to ensure that PTC customers have the ability to achieve maximum operational efficiency with PLM technology.”

With its new release of Qiwk Mobile, Acnovate is introducing an application that can give users instant “anytime, anywhere” access to current products and seasonal information stored in PTC FlexPLM .Qiwk Mobile provides an image and photo capability that allows users to upload indescribable attributes, creative inspirations, and photos directly to PTC FlexPLM. With Qiwk Mobile users can even upload video or voice recordings to PTC FlexPLM. Qiwk Mobile also makes it possible to easily search for product information using text, speech, or even scan QR Codes regardless of whether they’re on the road or visiting a customer. Customers using Qiwk Mobile can improve productivity by having the ability to access work items, linesheet information, dashboards, tech packs or PDF’s wherever and whenever.

Qiwk Mobile is available today for both the iPad and iPhone.

About Acnovate

Acnovate is a privately held PLM centric technology Services Company managed by a team of highly qualified professionals committed to deliver innovative high quality business and technology solutions. Our high quality, cost effective approach to deliver innovative business and technical solutions has made us a preferred partner with companies around the globe.

Acnovate is a leading provider of technology services with a primary focus on PLM solutions and services to a wide range of industries including Footwear & apparel, Consumer Product groups, Medical Devices, Manufacturing, Engineering, Communications and Media.

Headquartered in Santa Clara, CA, Acnovate was incorporated in 2004. Acnovate is a global company providing local touch to our clients. It has offices in Herzoganaurach, Germany and Bangalore India


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Ben Hanson Ben Hanson is one of WhichPLM’s top contributors. Ben has worked for magazines, newspapers, local government agencies, multi-million pound conservation projects, museums and creative publications before his eventual migration to the Retail, Footwear and Apparel industry.Having previously served as WhichPLM’s Editor, Ben knows the WhichPLM style, and has been responsible for many of our on-the-ground reports and interviews over the last few years. With a background in literature, marketing and communications, Ben has more than a decade’s worth of experience, and is now viewed as one of the industry’s best-known writers.