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Softtek Signs Agreement with OpenLegacy to Enable Rapid Digital Transformation with APIs

Global IT services firm and leading integration platform provider join forces to bring digital apps to organizations across the Americas, significantly enhancing enterprise agility.

MONTERREY, Mexico & PRINCETON, New Jersey – April 4, 2016 – Softtek, founder of the nearshore industry and leading global IT services provider dedicated to creating value through technology, today announced that it has joined the OpenLegacy worldwide channel partner program to provide agile, cost-effective solutions for delivering core enterprise applications as digital services.

Softtek digitizes business operations and assists with creation of engaging customer experiences for end users. By collaborating with OpenLegacy, Softtek extends its capabilities to help clients leverage robust back-end and legacy environments and connect them to leading edge end-user solutions for internal and external customers across mobile and web-based environments.

“Softtek is excited to work with OpenLegacy as a channel partner,” said Beni Lopez, Chief Globalization Officer at Softtek. “Our strategic partnership will leverage Softtek’s digital development and consulting expertise to assist clients in their challenge to leverage their systems of record and build a digital platform with OpenLegacy technology. The added capabilities will help our clients navigate their complex digital transformation initiatives and deliver innovative mobile applications faster to the end user.”

OpenLegacy’s API Integration Platform dramatically simplifies the digital transformation process by generating APIs in minutes, eliminating the need for a complex technology stack. By vastly reducing development time, extending the lifetime of enterprise software investments and enhancing their value with new digital offerings, OpenLegacy significantly reduces Total Cost of Ownership. OpenLegacy customers have reduced development time and TCO by 75% while modernizing legacy applications.

“We are excited to work with such a high caliber partner as Softtek. The DNA of both companies is extremely customer-centric, and our collaboration has and will continue to be valuable for our mutual clients,” said Hans Otharsson, COO of OpenLegacy. “Digital transformation is complex, and OpenLegacy simplifies it. With OpenLegacy’s API platform, Softtek can rapidly deliver streamlined integration and mobilization in record time.”

Softtek has developed and implemented agile mobile solutions for numerous organizations transitioning to today’s digital world in the Financial Services, Consumer Good, Manufacturing, Retail and Government sectors. Softtek works with clients to implement solutions that bridge the gap between systems of record in the form of legacy applications and systems of engagement, which are characterized by dynamic user interfaces accessed through myriad mobile devices. These solutions combine maturity and stability with agile and innovative technologies and processes.

Softtek is committed to providing clients the solutions, tools, and know-how to thrive in a digital operating mode. In February 2016, Softtek announced its partnership agreement as a member of the GE Digital Alliance Program and its solution for the Industrial Internet of Things.


About OpenLegacy
OpenLegacy is an award-winning enterprise software provider dedicated to delivering core applications as digital services. Its unique API Integration Platform enables companies to rapidly and simply transform their back-end systems such as IBM i (aka AS/400), mainframes and databases into digital applications on the Web, mobile and cloud. OpenLegacy lets organizations solve high impact business problems quickly, giving enterprises a newfound agility and opening the door to creative, new, cost-effective solutions. For more information, visit

About Softtek
Founded in 1982, Softtek is a global provider of process-driven IT solutions with 30 offices in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia. With 15 Global Delivery Centers in the U.S., Mexico, China, Brazil, Argentina, Spain and India, Softtek helps improve time-to-business-solution, lower costs of existing applications, deliver better engineered and tested applications, and produce predictable outcomes for top-tier corporations in over 20 countries.  Through on-site, on-shore and it’s trademarked Global Nearshore™ service delivery models, Softtek teams with CIOs to constantly increase the business value of IT. Softtek is the creator and a leader of the nearshore industry. Visit , follow @Softtek, connect with Softtek on LinkedIn and read Softtek’s blog. 

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Amy Kenigsberg
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