Cegal partners up with Frends iPaaS to strengthen its growth in becoming a leading global technology powerhouse for the energy industry and a contributor to the green transition. With the help of Frends iPaaS, Cegal can help its customers build a digital ecosystem and make a step-by-step green transition.
"Many companies in the energy industry are held back by their legacy systems. With Frends iPaaS, we can build them a network of applications that enables keeping the on-premise legacy systems and simultaneously deploying new low-code, modular cloud services," says Jon Petter Hjulstad, Director Development at Cegal Norway.
With a solid data foundation that is easy to monitor and develop, Cegal can become more relevant to its customers and grow its business. Frends made an impression with its low-code approach, simplicity, references, and pricing model.
"There is a huge need for low-code integration within the energy branch. Frends iPaaS addresses this by delivering a powerful B2B platform with ready-made connectors supporting the most common industry standards," says Arturo Viveros, Director of Integration at Cegal Norway.
"We are dedicated to supporting the digital transformation of energy companies undergoing big changes due to mergers and the green transition. Furthermore, the constantly changing governmental regulations require a digital environment, in which changes are fast to test and deploy in a centralized manner," continues Geir Ove Drevland, Principal Energy Solution Architect at Cegal Norway.
Some of the biggest energy companies in Finland are using Frends iPaaS: St1, Helen, Caruna, and Savon Voima. Cegal and Frends can seek strong growth in the Norwegian market by combining their industry expertise and technological capabilities.
"Cegal is a tech powerhouse with deep expertise in the energy industry, which has been one of our most significant markets in Finland. Together we can help Norwegian energy companies to adopt a more scalable and user-friendly operational model to allow the green transition, reliability and resiliency and maintaining security while keeping costs down", says Jukka Rautio, CEO of Frends.
Cegal is a tech company writing digital success stories. By delivering leading industry software, world-class consulting, and mission-critical cloud solutions, the company is shaping the digital future. With 950 + employees in nine countries, Cegal is growing to become a leading global technology powerhouse for the energy industry and a contributor to the green transition.
Frends iPasaS (Integrarion Platform as a Service) is a Scandinavian alternative to the global iPaaS platforms and offers tools to integrate applications in the compliant cloud, hybrid, and on-premises. With Frends, businesses can build integrations, automated processes, and APIs in BPMN 2.0-based Low-Code, which reduces costs in development, documentation and management. Frends is made for BizDevOp teams and enables team collaboration.
Frends platform was established in Finland in 1988 and has grown rapidly in the Nordic region's domestic markets and internationally, with customers in over 16 countries.
Since the beginning of 2023, Frends has been represented in the leadership quadrant of G2 in the API Management and iPaaS Europe Categories. Moreover, Frends is recognized in the 2023 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Integration Platform as a Service, Worldwide. Frends' overall customer satisfaction score is 99.8%.