Accela expands international operations

Accela, a provider of cloud-based productivity and civic engagement solutions for government, has launched its first international Center of Excellence in Amman, Jordan, the company said.

The site was selected for its advanced digital infrastructure and the caliber of its highly qualified workforce, and opened with 25 trained employees.

In the last few years, Accela´s operations in the Middle East have increased significantly, fostering a number of strategic partnerships with government entities to help improve services to citizens and residents across the region.

The company recently announced that Abu Dhabi Department of Municipal Affairs and Transport (DMAT) went live with the Municipal Electronic Permitting System (MePS) on the Accela Civic Platform to manage all building permits processes across 98 different services for building permits within three municipalities and connected to 25 governmental entities.

The opening of Accela´s Center of Excellence was celebrated in a private ceremony attended by Ed Daihl, Accela´s CEO, Khaled Jaouni, Accela´s EMEA Managing Director and executives from Amman´s technology companies and government agencies.

Accela provides a platform of cloud-based productivity and civic engagement software to governments of all sizes worldwide. The Accela Civic Platform includes cost-effective solutions to manage critical enterprise functions and mobile apps to foster greater citizen engagement.