Apr 15, 2015

Hippo and Seitenbau Form Strategic Partnership

Hippo, a CMS and online customer experience expert has announced today an ongoing strategic partnership with independent software consultant and service provider Seitenbau. In a year of significant expansion in target regions, partnership with the German-based Seitenbau--whose clients include high profile Swiss and German government agencies as well as companies like Deutsche Telekom AG, ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG and Wolters Kluwers Deutschland--offers a Hippo a major opportunity to bring dynamic and compelling digital experiences to enterprise clients in the DACH region. Known for its expertise in conceptual design and development of high end custom software systems, enterprise level web portals and social intranet solutions, Seitenbau joins a global network of Hippo partners delivering on the promise of personalized and content-driven digital experiences delivered at the highest industry standard.

With its specialization in relevant and context-aware content delivery, Hippo’s open standards web content management solution makes Hippo CMS an ideal fit for Seitenbau, which has built its reputation on developing innovative solutions for trendsetting applications in E-Government and E- Business. „With Hippo, we have decided on an Open Source Content Management System that equally satisfies editors, marketing directors, system administrators and software developers, and whose modern Java-based open architecture provides the best possible long-term reliability,” notes Seitenbau CEO Stefan Eichenhofer. “Hippo perfectly completes our product portfolio in the CMS sector and provides ideal support for building high-performance, highly integrated web portals based on open source products. We are anticipating great prospects for a successful partnership and are looking forward to facing future challenges together.”

Seitenabau’s digital expertise, innovative track record and knowledge of the DACH ICT landscape make the company a strong addition to Hippo’s partner network in that region. “We’re very proud to have been selected as the new Web Content Management System for Seitenbau’s large enterprise accounts and government customers. Seitenbau’s philosophy of digital excellence in customer experience combined with the company’s strong portfolio in online business and government align perfectly with Hippo’s strategic orientation” notes Hippo co-founder and Chief Marketing Officer Tjeerd Brenninkmeijer. “As we expand further in the DACH, we’re glad to have Seitenbau as partners in innovation.”

About Seitenbau
Since 1996, Seitenbau has supported privately owned companies and government agencies in conceptual design and development of high end custom software systems as well as responsive websites and social intranet solutions. As a full service provider we offer to our customers the whole set of services required for a successful IT project, ranging from initial consultation and conceptual design through technical implementation to hosting and support of the software in a production environment.