Modsys International Ltd 6-K 2009
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For September 22, 2009
8 Maskit Street,
Herzlia 46120, Israel
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This report on Form 6-K is hereby incorporated by reference in the Registration Statements on Form F-3 (Registration No. 333-116044, 333-133330, 333-148504 and 333-150015) as amended, filed by BluePhoenix Solutions Ltd. under the Securities Act of 1933, to the extent not superseded by documents or reports subsequently filed by BluePhoenix Solutions Ltd. under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
Attached to the Registrants Form 6-K for September 22, 2009 and incorporated by reference herein is the Registrants immediate report dated September 22, 2009.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Dated: September 22, 2009
ADABAS/Natural Modernization Contract for
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HERZLIYA, Israel September 22, 2009 BluePhoenix Solutions (NASDAQ: BPHX), the leader in value-driven legacy modernization, today announced that it has secured a new modernization project in partnership with one of the UKs leading business process outsourcing (BPO) and professional services companies. The project is an ADABAS/Natural modernization project valued in excess of $1 million.
Our partner is committed to success and believes that IT modernization is an important component of their IT strategy. BluePhoenix has been selected for this important modernization project to reduce the cost of operation in managing their customers IT environment, said Oren Gil-Or, VP Marketing, BluePhoenix. We are very proud that BluePhoenix, with its track record in legacy modernization, has been trusted to successfully complete this project.
BluePhoenix and its partner are going to conduct the entire project, starting with the migration of the ADABAS database to a Microsoft SQL Server database utilizing BluePhoenixs state of the art automated tools for ADABAS/Natural migrations.
An increasingly larger number of organizations today are deciding to modernize their legacy applications and databases. Migration off ADABAS/Natural to more mainstream environments such as Java/J2EE, C#/.NET, and open RDBMS (Oracle, DB2, SQL Server) are being carried out for a number of reasons. Companies are looking to consolidate around newer technologies, to move from closed, proprietary, and inflexible applications to open, standardized components of the enterprise.
BluePhoenix is very excited to expand its already strong partnership with one of the UKs leading BPO and professional services companies and conduct another joint project, said Yaron Tchwella, CEO, BluePhoenix Solutions. The market were facing is recently showing an increasing demand for modernization projects out of proprietary technologies, such as ADABAS/Natural and others, continued Tchwella. We offer the experience of having successfully completed a large number of migration and modernization projects. Our high-performance automated solutions greatly lower the risk involved, making the modernization project a smooth, fast, and ultimately cost-efficient process.
BluePhoenix Solutions (NASDAQ: BPHX) is the leading provider of value-driven legacy IT modernization solutions. The BluePhoenix portfolio includes a comprehensive suite of tools and services from global IT asset assessment and impact analysis to automated database and application migration, rehosting, and renewal. Leveraging over 20 years of best-practice domain expertise, BluePhoenix works closely with its customers to ascertain which assets should be migrated, redeveloped, or wrapped for reuse as services or business processes, to protect and increase the value of their business applications and legacy systems with minimized risk and downtime.
BluePhoenix provides modernization solutions to companies from diverse industries and vertical markets such as automotive, banking and financial services, insurance, manufacturing, and retail. Among its prestigious customers are: Aflac, Capita Group, CareFirst, Citigroup, Danish Commerce and Companies Agency, Desjardins, Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association, Rabobank, Rural Servicios Informaticos, SDC Udvikling, TEMENOS, Toyota, and Volvofinans. BluePhoenix has 15 offices in the USA, UK, Denmark, Germany, Italy, France, The Netherlands, Romania, Russia, Cyprus, South Korea, Australia, and Israel.
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