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Steve Benfield Joins Agentis Software as CTO

Benfield will lead the company's efforts to incubate new technology areas

Agentis Software, provider of proven technology to rapidly and cost effectively build, deploy, and change adaptive business applications, announced that Steve Benfield will assume the role of chief technology officer.

"Great leadership inspires great innovation," said James N. Marshall, CEO of Agentis Software. "Steve’s vast experience as a chief technology officer for enterprise-class software infrastructure companies brings a new depth and breadth of perspective to Agentis’s development effort. He adds depth and expertise to the management team that can help Agentis continue its commitment to deliver industry-leading innovation into the future."

Benfield brings more than 20 years experience as a proven technology visionary, evangelist, architect, and educator to Agentis. In his new role as chief technology officer at Agentis, Benfield will lead the company’s efforts to incubate new technology areas and foster Agentis’s commitment to technological innovations and open standards.

Previously, Benfield was vice president of strategy and technology evangelism at ClearNova responsible for defining, articulating and driving the execution of ClearNova’s global technology strategy and vision. Benfield was also the chief technology officer and director of eBusiness strategy at SilverStream, where he established SilverStream as a visionary in Web Services and SOA through SilverStream eXtend, a standards-based (J2EE & Web Services) set of tools & frameworks for legacy integration & portal service.

"Agentis has established itself as pioneer and a visionary organization by using goal-directed agent technology to solve business problems that traditional technologies and methodologies have not been able to address," said Benfield. "Agentis sits at the intersection of two major technology trends, Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and Event Driven Applications (EDA). I’m excited to work with this technology leading organization to help deliver Agentis’s next-generation products and services."

Agentis Software provides a low risk and proven platform for rapidly and cost effectively building, deploying, and maintaining adaptive software applications and services. Agentis customers include major global end-user organizations and third party firms in the US, Europe and Latin America. Please visit us at http://www.agentissoftware.com.

The company is headquartered in Atlanta, GA and has additional offices in Buenos Aires, Argentina. For more information, please visit us at: www.agentissoftware.com.

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