FL and Eloquent Systems, Lamar, AR, announced today that the two
have entered into a strategic agreement under which Highlander will
distribute Eloquent's software for boat manufacturers. The application
the first of its kind developed for variations of the Unix operating
and has already been deployed on Red Hat Linux. Highlander will
focus on integrating and reselling complete system solutions combining
Eloquent's software and systems running the Red Hat Linux operating
Under the terms of the agreement, Highlander and Eloquent will also
develop future versions of the product incorporating Highlander's
and bar code software components.
"Eloquent Systems is accelerating its time-to-market by engaging
Highlander's existing system integration/VAR infrastructure," said Brian
Founder and CEO of Highlander Technologies. "Boat manufacturers have
a right-sized solution for their business for some time. Eloquent saw
and reacted quickly. This relationship also furthers Highlander's
of aligning with developers in a variety of industries to offer
business solutions for the Linux market."
The application enables boat manufacturers to automate their operations
by integrating manufacturing functions and general functions such as
accounting, inventory management, and sales management. The product
includes automated sales features supporting "just-in-time"
by coordinating production requirements with sales teams. Current
include Kenner Boats (www.kennerboats.com), manufacturers of high
quality port fishing boats.
About Highlander Technologies, Inc.
Highlander Technologies, Inc. provides B2B eCommerce solutions enabling
companies to compete effectively in the digital global economy. In
Highlander released the first Linux-based business solution for Freight
Forwarding companies. Highlander's eCommerce data broker software
enables companies to perform standards-based eCommerce transactions
modifying existing software applications. Highlander Technologies is a
privately held company based near the Kennedy Space Center in
Florida with additional offices in Brentwood, NH. Highlander can be
at (321) 637-1126 or at www.highlander-tech.com.
About Eloquent Systems, Inc.
Eloquent Systems, Inc., headquartered in Lamar, Arkansas, has a
comprehensive background in developing solutions for manufacturing
as diverse as boat, industrial roller, graphite electrode, and
Customers include Kenner Boats, manufacturers of high quality sport
boats. Eloquent can be reached at (321) 433-1653 or at