International Transport Bellwether Leverages MuleSource for Integration Initiatives

Europe-based Samskip deploys MuleSource suite of products for integration, governance and monitoring
Monday, March 30, 2009

SAN FRANCISCO – March 31, 2009 – MuleSource, the leading provider of open source service oriented architecture (SOA) infrastructure software, today announced that Samskip, an international company offering transport and related services, has selected MuleSource for its SOA infrastructure platform – including the Mule Enterprise ESB for integration, Mule Galaxy Enterprise for SOA governance, and Mule HQ for monitoring and management.

“As our business grows and increases in complexity, we continue to look for technologies that can help us address new opportunities while maximizing the value of existing IT assets,” said Ægir Pálsson, Director of Global IT Technical Services at Samskip. “By engaging with MuleSource, we are able to create, assemble and govern various IT components as services, putting us at the forefront of application development practices.”

Samskip employs approximately 1,400 people working in more than 20 countries worldwide, providing customers with an efficient transport network supported by a global network of agents and strategic partners.

MuleSource and Icelandic system integrator partner TM Software are working together to help Samskip achieve rapid ROI at a fraction of the cost of proprietary alternatives.

“Samskip’s deployment demonstrates the broad range of integration challenges that Mule is solving in production today,” said Stefán Þór Stefánsson, managing director of TM Software Custom Development. “We’re proud to work with leading organizations like Samskip, delivering SOA solutions to help them confidently scale their infrastructure as their business grows."

About MuleSource
MuleSource is the leading provider of open source service oriented architecture (SOA) infrastructure software. With more than 1.5 million downloads and thousands of production deployments, Mule is the world's most reliable and widely used open source enterprise service bus (ESB) and integration platform. MuleSource delivers enterprise class software, support and services to the thousands of organizations that are using Mule, including industry leaders such as Walmart.com, Nestlé and DHL as well as 5 of the top 10 European and U.S. financial institutions. MuleSource is headquartered in San Francisco with offices worldwide. For more information, visit www.mulesource.com.

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