Ashburton, UK: 1st May 2019 – ABBYY, a global leader in content IQ technologies and solutions, has moved all UK Commercial and Government distribution of FineReader and FineReader Server to Sigma Software Distribution.
ABBYY’s flagship products, ABBYY FineReader and ABBYY FineReader Server, offer businesses powerful document conversion, comparison and PDF editing tools that are simple to use and cost-effective. With their products used by businesses including Deloitte, Balfour Beatty Rail and Eversheds, ABBYY has become one of the leading global providers of PDF and OCR solutions. Sigma and ABBYY started working together in 2012.
Kristin Wagener, Senior Director Global Application Software Sales at ABBYY, said: “With its extensive customer base, deep technical expertise and market knowledge, Sigma gives us a market reach which will help grow our business across the UK and Ireland. Sigma already represents ABBYY in this region and we are pleased to extend our partnership.”
Jane Silk, Managing Director at Sigma Software Distribution, commented: “It’s a real honour for ABBYY to put their trust in Sigma and it reflects the hard work the entire team put in. We’ve worked together for seven years now and seen the channel business develop. We’re looking forward to strengthening our relationship even further and growing the FineReader and FineReader Server business.”
This announcement follows two other vendor announcements from Sigma earlier in the year. RealVNC appointed Sigma as their preferred distributor in January and Teamwork went exclusive with Sigma at the same time.