Virtuon vApp SaaS Platform Provides Immediate iPad and Android Device Support for Comprehensive Property Tax System
SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwire - May 1, 2012) - Virtuon, a hosted application and cloud services company, announced today it entered into a hosting agreement with property tax software company Sigercon Inc. Virtuon will host the SigerTax software system from its network of datacenters. The Sigercon software typically requires a customer database server configuration. With the Virtuon vApp Software-as-a-Service platform, SigerTax is now immediately deployed to customers without local server hardware installation and setup. The Virtuon platform also provides immediate support for MAC, iPad and Android tablet without any changes to the SigerTax.
Sigercon is an innovator in real and property tax software solutions and has one of the most extensive software suites for tax professionals. The company's products cover the entire tax management, auditing, and reporting process. "Virtuon's platform was attractive to us initially due to its performance and transparency," stated Matt Lester, Sigercon CIO. "We were impressed by the platform's ability to make the software appear to be running right on the local computer when in reality it was hosted. Enabling tablet and MAC support was an added benefit."
"Our cloud SaaS service is architected with software publishers in mind," said Forrest Blair, Virtuon CEO. "Any software developer deploying a client-server system into a customer's environment knows the challenge that brings to the sales and delivery process." The Virtuon vApp platform provides tight control over which version of an application users have access to, user activity and product performance are very visible. Installation and support issues are significantly reduced.
Sigercon is a software publisher with SigerTax as its flagship product. Located in Dallas, Texas, the company offers the tools to manage their property tax portfolio, including managing valuations and appeals, preparing returns, streamlining compliance and tracking bills, time & payments. For more information visit www.sigercon.com or call 214-370-8000.
Virtuon is an application and cloud services provider. The company's solutions provide a virtualized public cloud infrastructure for desktops and virtual applications. Unique to the Virtuon platform is mobile device support for legacy applications without any change to application software. For more information visit www.virtuon-inc.com or call 877-298-2083.