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GT Software Partners with Catavolt Inc. to Give Enterprise Organizations an End-to-End, Mobile Application Development Solution with All-data Access Capability

GT Software, the leader in helping enterprise organizations unify business information across any platform, data format or programming language, and Catavolt Inc., provider of an enterprise application mobility platform that helps companies out-mobilize their competition, today announced a mutual partnership. This partnership will help elevate mobile application delivery for improved business performance by allowing clients to access their operations-critical data and applications anywhere it resides, even if on the hard-to-access-mainframe.

Combining GT Software’s 30-plus years of experience in delivering a broad scope of mainframe modernization solutions, with Catavolt’s enterprise mobility, enables businesses that rely on mainframes to easily develop mobile applications that improve internal operations and business performance outcomes.

“While mobile application development for the consumer/customer has become almost commonplace, organizations that want to stay ahead of competition are starting to ramp up the creation of mobile applications for internal employee use to improve business performance and streamline operations,” says Wilson Rains, vice president, Global Alliances, GT Software. “A GT Software partnership with Catavolt affords both organizations the unique opportunity to provide a complete and easy-to-use application platform for these competitive, mainframe-reliant businesses.”

“Catavolt’s patented enterprise application mobility platform supports an extensive list of data sources written in almost any programming language,” says David Rippertoe, Catavolt vice president of product development. “This new partnership will enable us to deliver fast, secure and personalized mobile app development to mainframe-based organizations, creating meaningful business outcomes in 60 days or less.”

For more information on how you can improve your business performance with mobile applications, join GT Software and Catavolt for an IBM Systems Magazine hosted Webinar on June 3rd, entitled The Business Performance Revolution: Are You Ready?

About Catavolt, Inc.

Catavolt’s enterprise application mobility platform helps companies out-mobilize their competition. We help companies create apps quickly, that are fast and personalized for users, secure and manageable for IT, and create meaningful outcomes for the business in 60 days or less at a fraction of the cost of traditional development approaches. For more information, please visit www.catavolt.com.

About GT Software

For more than 30 years GT Software has helped enterprise organizations align their IT infrastructure with business strategy by unifying business information across mainframe and emerging server platforms, data formats or programming languages. More than 2,500 organizations across the globe trust GT Software’s solutions to improve customer experiences, operational efficiency and innovation. For more information, visit www.gtsoftware.com.

GT Software and all other GT Software products and service names are registered trademarks or trademarks of GT Software. All other trademarks or registered trademarks belong to their respective companies. © 2014, GT Software. All rights reserved.

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