Axios Systems Signs io2 as First Partner in Brazil

Axios Systems Signs io2 as First Partner in Brazil

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 6 August 2008 – Axios Systems, the leading international IT Service Management (ITSM) software solutions company, today announced a new partnership with io2 to boost its reach in South America and specifically the Brazilian market. io2 is the first Brazilian organization to join the Axios Systems Partner Program – a global program that enables Axios Partners to effectively deliver value to their customers using Axios’ ITSM solutions. 


Graeme McKenzie, Head of Global Sales at Axios Systems, said, “We are seeing significant growth in demand for ITIL® based service management automation technology in South America. Brazil’s adoption of the ITIL® framework leads other South American countries and we are seeing more and more organizations looking to mature their approach to the delivery of IT Service Management and investing in innovative technology, such as assyst, to enable this. Working with io2 means we are partnered with one of the most respected, specialist providers in Brazil. Together we will be able to deliver a best in class software solution with specialist local knowledge and skills. This will allow major companies and government organizations to get access to our collective skills to help them implement truly word-class ITSM solutions.” 


Marco Abcaran, Managing Director at io2, commented: 

Our mission statement is to provide the best products and services on IT Governance and Infrastructure Management, recommending and implementing recognized Best Practices and leading-edge technologies in the market. Our partnership with Axios Systems and representing assyst in the local market is therefore totally aligned with our corporate strategy, enabling io2 to deliver superior solutions and services to our clients. Axios has invested in assyst for more than 20 years and is recognized the world over as one of the leading specialists in ITSM software solutions. Initial reaction from the Brazilian market has been extremely encouraging and we expect to announce our first customer shortly. 


About io2 

io2 Technology and Consulting specializes in IT Governance, Infrastructure Management, IT Services and System Integration Projects to help clients plan and implement cost effective IT management solutions. 


Their skilled consultants and a highly qualified team of system engineers develop IT strategies, offer IT executive level advisory services and advise on ITIL® planning, assessment and implementation. Their proven methodology encompasses consulting, implementation, support and outsourcing of management solutions, either proprietary or open source. 


io2 distributes and provides 1st and 2nd level support for numerous organizations in Brazil and offers a wealth of IT expertise in various industry segments including Oil & Gas, Logistics, Insurance and Telecom.