Lapis Software Associates, LLC announced today that its lottery sales force automation software product, gemIntelligence™ was awarded a “2014 Innovation Award” by Outsystems. Lapis is one of 57 global partners certified to develop and market enterprise-scale mobile and web applications using the OutSystems All-In-One Agile Suite™. Lapis uses the Outsystems Suite to support the development and customization of its gemIntelligence software. The award recognizes that “IT innovation is driven by people who deliver solutions no one thought was possible.”
Outsystems is a rapidly growing, global provider of the only platform as a service (PaaS) solution to combine; High-productivity application development and change management; Cloud, on-premises or hybrid development and deployment. Outsystems has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the visionaries’ quadrant in the December 2008 “Magic Quadrant for Application Infrastructure for SOA Composite Application Projects” report and is gaining increasing software industry recognition. Hundreds of companies in 24 countries across 22 industries use the OutSystems Platform including the US Army, Mercedes Benz, Warner Brothers, Safeway, Vodafone and many others.
“As a company that has been developing and supporting mission-critical lottery systems and software for over 2 decades, we were very thorough in selecting the best in class rapid development platform for gemIntelligence because we understand the unique requirements of lotteries”, said Jean Lombard, President of Lapis Software Associates. “To now be recognized by Outsystems, a global leader in this category of software is truly an honor for not only Lapis, but also for our lottery clients whose visions and ideas we are able to quickly turn into functioning software tools to improve sales force effectiveness and retailer satisfaction.”
gemIntelligence provides lotteries and their retailers a suite of office and mobile software applications by combining powerful, but easy to use sales force automation applications. With “Always-On Architecture” and a true cloud-enabled design, lotteries can take advantage of real time information and actions, and the ease of use of anywhere, anytime, and any device. In addition, lotteries are finding great value in gem | Retailer™, a retailer portal for direct access by retailers/corporate accounts to improve the real time access of sales-critical information wherever and whenever retailer users need it.