Adobe independent software vendor partners

With offerings ranging from content management and document security to product lifecycle management and enterprise resource planning, Adobe and its partners deliver solutions that enable you to simplify data capture, streamline business processes, and improve customer service.


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SpringSource builds Java™ infrastructure software that eliminates the complexity of enterprise Java. SpringSource created Spring, the de facto standard platform to build, run, and manage enterprise Java applications. SpringSource also employs the leading committers for Apache Tomcat and is the leading Tomcat support provider.

SpringSource software has been designed from the ground up for complete portability and scalability for today's data center and for next-generation virtualized, grid, and cloud deployments. Nearly half of the Global 2000 companies, including many of the world's leading retail, financial services, manufacturing, healthcare, technology, and public sector clients, are SpringSource customers.

For more information, visit the SpringSource website.

Enterprise content management


IBM is the world's largest information technology company, with 80 years of leadership in helping businesses innovate. Drawing on resources from across IBM and key IBM business partners, IBM offers a wide range of services, solutions, and technologies.

Adobe and IBM are jointly developing solutions that improve data capture and document generation, as well as speed up document delivery across the enterprise.

For more information, visit the Adobe and IBM partner page or the IBM website.

EMC Documentum

A world leader in information management solutions, EMC's Documentum® Enterprise Content Management platform enables users to collaboratively create, manage, deliver, and archive the content that drives business operations — from documents and discussions to e-mail, web pages, records, and rich media — using one unified content repository.

With Adobe® LiveCycle® and EMC Documentum, organizations can increase productivity and efficiency by automating document-driven business processes. The combination of Adobe LiveCycle ES (Enterprise Suite) and the Documentum platform provides a powerful solution for enabling electronic forms workflows, delivering customized documents, and simplifying collaboration across the extended enterprise. The LiveCycle ES Connectors for ECM® provide the direct integration of LiveCycle services with Documentum.

Open Text

Open Text is an ECM market leader, providing solutions that bring people, processes, and information together within global organizations. Open Text's flagship product, Livelink®, seamlessly combines collaboration with content management, helping organizations transform information into knowledge and providing a foundation for innovation, compliance, and accelerated growth.

The integration of Open Text's Livelink Review Manager® with Adobe Acrobat® results in powerful review and commenting capabilities for enterprise collaboration.

Enterprise resource planning


SAP is a leader in business software solutions across industries. Adobe and SAP have established a global technology and go-to-market partnership aimed at automating document- and form-based business communications and delivering advanced user experience and collaboration technologies for SAP users.

Since June 2002, the Adobe and SAP alliance has been addressing key challenges that enterprises face, such as automating forms, eliminating paper, and keeping compliant with government initiatives. SAP Interactive Forms by Adobe enable organizations to extend the power of SAP software to improve internal and external business processes. SAP Interactive Forms by Adobe are part of the SAP NetWeaver® open integration and application platform, and they extend the value of XML-enabled, PDF-based forms to customers of the mySAP™ Business Suite.

SAP also integrates Adobe engagement technologies such as Adobe Flex® to develop rich client front-end capabilities based on Adobe Flash® technology, as well as scalable web and video conferencing with Adobe Connect software — all aimed at improving the productivity of SAP solutions across the enterprise.

For more information, visit the Adobe and SAP partner page or the SAP website.

Product lifecycle management


Bentley Systems, Inc., is a global provider of collaborative software solutions that enable users to create, manage, and publish architectural, engineering, and construction (AEC) content. Bentley solutions are used to design, engineer, build, and operate large projects, such as roadways, bridges, buildings, industrial and power plants, and utility networks.

Adobe and Bentley are improving workflows for AEC professionals by moving traditional paper-based exchanges to electronic document processes. As a result of this partnership, engineering and design professionals can now create Adobe PDF files from within Bentley's MicroStation-based solutions, ensuring a more reliable and secure exchange of project documents.

For more information, visit the Adobe and Bentley partner page or the Bentley website.


PTC is a leading provider of product development software solutions that help manufacturers create innovative products, shorten product development time, decrease costs, and maintain a competitive advantage.

With solutions that enable more reliable review processes, Adobe and PTC help manufacturing companies better manage the product lifecycle process and get to market faster by connecting documents, people, and workflows.

For more information, visit the PTC website.

Siemens PLM Software

Siemens PLM Software offers a unified approach to extended enterprise collaboration that enables all participants in the product lifecycle to work in concert to bring products to market. The company's Teamcenter solution is the PLM digital enterprise backbone, uniting product knowledge with process innovation to deliver business value at the highest level — profitability.

By integrating Adobe PDF capabilities into its Teamcenter solutions, Adobe and Siemens PLM Software help users collaborate more effectively throughout the product lifecycle. This helps enterprises accelerate time to market while reducing development costs. Additionally, the extended enterprise benefits from a wide range of document services, such as reliable document creation, assembly, review, markup, and exchange.

For more information, visit the Siemens PLM Software website.

Acrobat partners

Acrobat partner solutions

In partnership with other leading technology companies, Adobe provides Acrobat solutions that help industries streamline processes for increased productivity, accuracy, and profitability.

For more information, visit the Acrobat partner solutions page.

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