CARY, N.C. — Ultimus, a provider of business process management solutions, has cracked the annual “Hot Company” list as selected by START-IT magazine.

Ultimus, which is based in Cary and has several operations overseas, now has more than 1,600 customers.

The company was cited by the magazine for its applications developed to improve manufacturing.

START-IT magazine focuses on business strategies and technology.

“Being named a ‘Hot’ company is a true testament of the dedication and forward-thinking technology approach toward providing manufacturers with the solutions they need to be efficient as well as competitive in today’s economy,” said John Buell, editor-in-chief of START-IT.

For the complete list, see: www.specialtypub.com/startit/startit125/

Ultimus: www.ultimus.com