The Colombian Ministry of Information and Communications
Technology (MINTIC) Successfully Implements AuraPortal Business
Process Management Software
The AuraPortal software ensures MINTIC's operational growth thanks to the continuous
process improvement, achieving optimization and agile adaption to government changes.
Boca Raton, Florida, April 12, 2013 – AURA (www.auraportal.com), a global provider of Business
Process Management (BPM) software, has announced that MINTIC, the government agency
leading implementation of the latest technologies in Colombia, uses AuraPortal(*) Business
Process Management to automate its operations.
The AuraPortal Process Management Platform has recently been distinguished by the independent
market analysis firm Ovum in its Decision Matrix 2011 report as the most advanced BPM in the
So far, the following strategic processes have been fully automated:
- ICT Register
- Postal Services
- Surveillance and Control
- Control and Authorization of Device Accessories
The latter follows the government's policy against the theft of cell phones, which has led to
Colombia being considered a pioneer in Latin America in the fight against this type of crime.
In addition to these Processes, the Surveillance and Control process is also currently in the
implementation phase and the Radio Broadcasting and Amateur Radio processes are in the Design
The 100% web-based AuraPortal Business Process Management software allows citizens to
manage all their transactions from anywhere, substantially improving the efficiency of the service
and reducing the transaction costs of Ministry users.
The Colombian Ministry of Information and Communications Technology (MINTIC) is the entity
responsible for designing, adopting and promoting the policies, plans, programs and projects of
the Information and Communications Technology industry. One of the Ministry's functions is to
increase and facilitate the access to Information and Communications Technologies to all the
About Aura (http://www.auraportal.com):
AURA is a global BPM (Business Process Management) software provider delivering a solution that
creates, without the need of IT programming, Business Process Workflow Execution Models.
AuraPortal is 100% Web-based, and is complementary to existing ERP and CRM systems.
AURA has a presence in 50 countries with more than 500 customers including, among others:
Toyota, General Motors, Pemex (Petroleos Mexicanos), Carrefour, ArcelorMittal, PepsiCo, Coca-
Cola, Scotiabank, Danone, Sodexo, Kimberly-Clark, Yamaha, Eletrobras, Royal KPN, Bristol-Myers
Squibb, etc., as well as many Government Agencies and Departments in several countries.
AURA Headquarters are located in North America (Florida) and Europe (Holland) whereas the
software development facilities are located in Spain and India.
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