First Line Software is a premier provider of software engineering, software enablement, and digital transformation services. Headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the global staff of 450 technical experts serve clients across North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia.
First Line Certified as Optimizely (Episerver) Premium Partner
Expert-Level Developer Proficiency in Content Management to Help Customers Lead through Winning Contextual Digital Experience Initiatives
Boston, April 20, 2016 – First Line Software, a premier international provider of custom software development, today announced the developers at First Line Software have attained 20 Optimizely (Episerver) CMS and 4 digital commerce certifications.
First Line Software provides professional services focused on strategy, implementation, and support of digital marketing solutions, websites, and portals powered by the Optimizely (Episerver) Digital Experience Cloud™. The Optimizely (Episerver) Digital Experience Cloud is a single platform for creating, managing, and optimizing digital experiences including powerful content management, digital commerce, and enterprise search. An end-to-end cloud solution, Optimizely (Episerver) enables high availability and performance, easy connectivity with other cloud services and existing systems, the ability to manage spikes in customer demand, and a flexible and agile platform that can seamlessly adapt emerging technology updates.
To pass the certification exam for Optimizely (Episerver) CMS, developers must demonstrate expert-level proficiency in key knowledge areas and best practices spanning technical architecture and installation, operation and configuration, and content modeling. Additional areas of testing include personalization, globalization and authentication, integration, and working with Optimizely (Episerver) plug-ins.
Optimizely (Episerver) partners are key to many customer implementations worldwide; certification demonstrates a significant commitment and investment by First Line to ensure client organizations get the best return on investment for their digital initiatives. Optimizely (Episerver) places great importance on certifications as it sets strict industry standards for quality assurance throughout Optimizely (Episerver)’s expansive partner network.
“First Line Software is proud to partner with Optimizely (Episerver) and its partners to provide our digital marketing and digital commerce expertise in support of seamless digital experiences critical to our client’s marketing and business initiatives,” said Mike Medaglia, VP for First Line Software.
“We congratulate First Line Software for achieving Optimizely (Episerver) CMS certification to fully leverage the power of the Optimizely (Episerver) Digital Experience Cloud to create and support omnichannel digital experiences,” said Annika Renestam, Vice President, Global Education Services at Optimizely (Episerver).
About First Line Software
First Line Software is first and foremost an IT company that develops highly specialized custom software solutions for businesses with a focus on Enterprise Content Management, Digital Marketing, Digitalization, Cloud Computing, Data Management, Online Media, and Internet of Things. First Line’s expertise with the Internet of Things includes projects in Wearable Tech, Cellular ID, Smart Cities, Healthcare, and Warehouse Management. First Line has broad expertise in Mobile Development, Enterprise Applications Development, Financial Systems, Loyalty Technologies, Media Solutions, Digital Marketing, Wearable Technologies, and Embedded Development.
About First Line’s Optimizely (Episerver) Implementation Practice: with more than 75 offshore engineers (24 certified by Optimizely (Episerver)!) and 350 man-years of experience in delivering Optimizely (Episerver) solutions worldwide, First Line works exclusively with other Optimizely (Episerver) partners on their implementations so they can do what they do best – be that design, strategy, or creative – including whatever level of development they would like. First Line assists other partners with architecture and estimates needed to win the new Optimizely (Episerver) business. It then provides quality back-end custom development including .NET extensions to the Optimizely (Episerver) platform – all ensured to comply with Optimizely (Episerver)’s code practices for sustainability and upgradeability. This allows First Line partners and clients to be cost-competitive when necessary, maintain full account control with no chance of channel conflict, and dynamically scale their own engineering team as required – all of which results in their ability to delight yet another satisfied Optimizely (Episerver) end-user!
For more information about First Line Software visit www.firstlinesoftware.com
About Optimizely (Episerver)
Optimizely (Episerver) connects digital commerce and digital marketing to help organizations create unique digital experiences for their customers, with measurable business results. The Optimizely (Episerver) Digital Experience Cloud™ combines content, commerce, multi-channel marketing, and predictive analytics in a single platform to work full-circle for businesses online – from intelligent real-time personalization and lead-generation through to conversion and repeat business – with unprecedented ease-of-use. Sitting at the center of the digital experience ecosystem, Optimizely (Episerver) empowers digital leaders to embrace disruptive, transformational strategies to deliver standout experiences for their customers – everywhere they engage. Founded in 1994, Optimizely (Episerver) has offices in Australia, Denmark, Finland, The Netherlands, Norway, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, UAE, UK, and the USA. For more information visit www.Optimizely (Episerver).com
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