EVOLVEUM and NOMURA RESEARCH INSTITUTE enter strategic Partnership Agreement to offer midPoint, OSS software for delivering Identity Administration and Governance in Japan

Evolveum s.r.o. with CEO Igor Farinic, with a head office in Slovakia, Central Europe, has developed an open source software midPoint. People of Evolveum realize the importance of security and governance in administrating user’s identities. MidPoint represents efficient and innovative solution for organizations all over the world combining identity management and identity governance. Its uniqueness lies within individual approach and innovation. Fundamental philosophy of midPoint is being an open source software. Such a software model enables completely transparent approach with documentation and source code being accessible for the public. MidPoint has a constantly growing, vibrant engineering and business community built on cooperation, experience and knowledge sharing. Everyone together from subscribers, partners and enthusiasts contributes to a better and more secure future.

Therefore, joining forces with Nomura Research Institute, Ltd. (NRI), with Chairman and President & CEO Shingo Konomoto, with a head office in Tokyo, Japan, only intensify midPoint’s base foundation. Thanks to open source software ideology (OSS), it is possible to implement specific features requested by NRI’s customers. NRI has contributed to Identity Administration field with OpenStandia, an open source support service, delivering consulting, design, development and support services.

October 1st, 2019 – Entering into partnership agreement with NRI has been a valuable step ever since we have started our mutual communication. NRI has invested a considerable amount of time into midPoint’s research upfront. Since 2016, NRI has been exploring midPoint and actively contributing to its community by, for instance, translating the product and its documentation into Japanese. NRI has maintained significantly close cooperation with Evolveum while getting familiar with midPoint. We, at Evolveum, cherish deeply such a pre-partnership process. Having a partner as NRI is an aspiration coming true. Evolveum’s network is enriched with the first Japanese company. We are looking forward to our future cooperation bringing together new challenges in identity governance and administration world. From the start, NRI has proved their open source spirit to be a trustful supplier of solutions based on midPoint.

Overview of NRI:
Name: Nomura Research Institute, Ltd.
Address: 1-9-2 Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
URL: https://www.nri.com/en
Representative: Chairman and President & CEO Shingo Konomoto
Business: Consulting, financial IT solutions, industrial IT solutions,IT platform services
Capital: 20 067 million yen (as of September 30, 2019) – appx. 165 million EUR or 185 million USD
Established: April 1, 1965
Number of employees: 12,578 (consolidated; as of March 31, 2019)
Revenue: 501 243 million yen (consolidated; as of March 31, 2019) – appx. 4 126 million EUR or 4 604 million USD

For further information on news release:
EVOLVEUM, s.r.o.
Tel. : +421 232 117 191
Email : info@evolveum.com
Evolveum s.r.o.
Vendelínska 109
900 55 Lozorno
Slovakia, Central Europe

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