European energy markets undergo liberalization (deregulation), opening the door for Itineris to provide modern solutions for this new market.
Itineris solutions expand to leverage the entire Microsoft technology stack, including Dynamics AX (Axapta), BizTalk, SharePoint, etc.
2008: Maturation & early recognition
Certification as Microsoft Gold Partner for ERP achieved.
Double digit growth leads to a Trends Gazellen award in 2008 by the Belgian financial press.
2009: Building on successes
CEO and founder Edgard Vermeersch is named “Leader of Tomorrow” by BIZZ magazine.
Building on success in the “home market,” Itineris begins strategic consideration of and preparation for expansion into new global markets.
2010: Microsoft relationship deepens
Joins Microsoft TAP (Technology Adoption Program), providing Itineris and our customers early access (six to eight months) to releases of Microsoft Dynamics AX major versions.
2011: PMV invests & UMAX emerges
Itineris re-brands its solutions portfolio as UMAX in connection with international expansion plans and update to Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012.
Itineris succeeds in delivering the first ever UMAX & AX2012 implementation in the world at Eneco Belgium.
Global framework agreement with E.ON begins.
Itineris and Capgemini begin global alliance partnership for the implementation of the UMAX solution.
2012: North America
UMAX achieves Microsoft Dynamics AX certification after meeting stringent alignment requirements.
Awarded “Most Promising Company of the Year” by Ernst & Young and the Flemish Government for outstanding past performance and future growth potential.
Nominated as a finalist in TechTour, a Venture Capitalist forum.
2013: Gimv invests & more awards
Itineris’ project manager Karen De Smet is elected “Young ICT Lady of the Year 2013” by leading IT magazine Datanews.
Gartner favorably positions UMAX in its Magic Quadrant report for utility customer information systems (CIS).
2014: IBM and UMAX in North America
City of Baltimore selects UMAX solutions to replace its legacy CIS and improve billing and customer care, strengthening Itineris’ growing footprint in the North American utilities market.
Dakota Electric Association, the second-largest electric cooperative in Minnesota, selects UMAX to modernize and streamline its customer service and revenue technology and processes.