4Point acquires FormDriven

    4Point today announced its acquisition of FormDriven, a sophisticated
    authoring tool that facilitates the design and development of interactive
    intelligent PDF forms within a rich, engaging interface built with Adobe
    (R) Flex(R), a key component of the Adobe(R) Flash(R) Platform. This
    acquisition strengthens 4Point's offering of repeatable solutions built
    on Adobe enterprise technology.

    OTTAWA, June 11 /CNW Telbec/ - 4Point (Four Point Solutions Ltd.) is a
leading Adobe Gold Solution Partner. Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, 4Point
has global reach with presence in the United States and EMEA. Many leading
organizations have entrusted 4Point as their provider of Adobe-based
    4Point develops and deploys enterprise solutions built on Adobe
LiveCycle(R) Enterprise Suite, such as case management, correspondence
management, claims processing, etc., that allow companies to leverage legacy
systems and automate business processes with an easy, intuitive user
interface. Each solution enables companies to automate, accentuate, and
leverage the strategic and competitive value of information from within the
relevant business units. The acquisition of FormDriven extends and enhances
4Point's solution portfolio by offering a fully integrated intelligent PDF
authoring tool that allows business owners to easily modify and adapt forms in
real time.
    "This acquisition is a testament to our continued commitment towards
expanding our solution portfolio targeting financial services, life sciences,
and government customers. Leveraging the power and ubiquity of the Adobe Flash
Platform, the authoring tool provides our customers with the flexibility and
rich feature set they demand. And because it was built on Adobe enterprise
technology, it integrates seamlessly with and fully complements 4Point's
existing solutions, as well as ongoing solution development," said 4Point's
CEO Barrie Ellis.
    "4Point is focused on providing exceptional solutions to our customers
that make the best use of Adobe technology. We believe that a rich interactive
experience improves upon the automation of information-centric processes, by
not only streamlining the back-end through system integration and automated
workflows, but also by making the front-end, 'human-centric' interface as fun,
fast, and friendly as possible," said Denis Parisien, VP of Sales and
    In the coming months, 4Point will be integrating the FormDriven
technology into a variety of its existing solutions, such as its letter
generation solution portfolio, as well as actively pursuing new and innovative
information-centric opportunities.
    "Adobe is committed to bringing innovative solutions to our customers and
are always finding ways to further simplify the collection of information
through rich user interfaces," said Sydney Sloan, group product manager of
LiveCycle product marketing at Adobe. "The combined power of the Flash
Platform with LiveCycle will continue to empower business users to build more
intuitive and engaging experiences and ultimately improve their overall
process efficiencies."

    About Four Point Solutions Ltd. (4Point)

    With extensive expertise and experience in Adobe's enterprise solutions,
4Point delivers consulting services, training, and technical and application
support that ensure customer satisfaction lasts. 4Point's breadth and depth of
solution deployment experience in all sectors, including financial services,
government, life sciences, education, and manufacturing, has made them Adobe's
leading Solution Partner in North America. 4Point has continued that success
in the European market. From 4Point's executive team to their consultants,
solution architects, Adobe-certified trainers, and sales engineers
organizations get immediate access to wide-ranging experience in every aspect
of Adobe(R) LiveCycle ES(R) and Adobe Flex deployment. For more information,
visit www.4Point.com.

    (C) 2009 Four Point Solutions Ltd. All rights reserved. Adobe, Flash,
    Flex, and LiveCycle are either registered trademarks or trademarks of
    Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries.

For further information:

For further information: Sarah Samplonius, Four Point Solutions Ltd.
(4Point), (613) 907-6439

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