January 24, 2006
Best of IBM SMB Business Partner Teaming Winner:
Peters Technology Group
Solution Name: LEGAL Counsel with Lotus Document manager & Lotus Messaging
Contact Names: PreferredPartner: John Loveys / Peters Technology Group: Steve Peters / Promevo: Tom Mason
For a Columbus, Ohio-based law firm, PreferredPartner, Peters Technology Group and Promevo teamed together to implement a new document management and messaging system based on Peters Technology Group's LEGAL COUNSEL. The new system, which replaced one from Novell, leveraged Lotus Document Manager, while Promevo implemented Lotus Notes messaging on an iSeries server. Peters Technology Group provided the overall project management and legal document management expertise and PreferredPartner managed the middleware licensing.
In granting the award, judges noted that PreferredPartner, Peters Technology Group and Promevo demonstrated the power of Business Partner teaming by leveraging complementary skills and in legal industry experience, Lotus and workflow technology experience, and proven reseller support through IBM.com.