SmartBear Announces Strategic Partnership with Australia-based Aquion

The partnership combines the market-leading SmartBear portfolio with Aquion’s 20+ years of delivering enterprise-grade software to organizations throughout Australia and New Zealand
GALWAY, Ireland and SYDNEY, Australia — March 09, 2022 —

SmartBear, a leading provider of software development and quality tools, announced a strategic partnership with Aquion, an Australian-based provider of scalable end-to-end enterprise solutions. Founded in 2000, Aquion aids in the procurement of enterprise software for software buyers, specializing in cybersecurity and systems management solutions. 

“Innovation continues to accelerate across businesses in every vertical across Australia and New Zealand,” said YS Lee, Vice President, Asia Pacific at SmartBear. “Aquion’s long history of delivering high business value to enterprises and the market-leading portfolio of SmartBear solutions are being brought together to enable even faster innovation to be delivered to customers throughout the APAC region.” 

Richard Thomas, Chief Operating Officer at Aquion said, “SmartBear is a great addition to our portfolio, and we look forward to increasing the market in their core offerings around tools for application performance monitoring, software development, and software testing. We are delighted to be partnering with SmartBear, and we’re excited to support them in building their channel approach and maximize channel sales in ANZ.” 

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About Aquion 

Aquion, founded in 2000, specializes in providing non-mainstream software solutions to the channel across the APAC region. Aquion adds value to the channel by helping its partners increase their profits with a comprehensive portfolio of innovative software products. 

About SmartBear

SmartBear provides a portfolio of trusted tools that give software development teams around the world visibility into end-to-end quality through test management and automation, API development lifecycle, and application stability, ensuring each software release is better than the last. Our award winning tools include SwaggerHub, TestComplete, BugSnag, ReadyAPI, Zephyr, and PactFlow, among others. SmartBear is trusted by over 16 million developers, testers, and software engineers at 32,000+ organizations – including innovators like Adobe, JetBlue, FedEx, and Microsoft. With an active peer-to-peer community, we meet customers where they are to help make our technology-driven world a better place. SmartBear is committed to ethical corporate practices and social responsibility, promoting good in all the communities we serve. Learn more at, or follow on LinkedIn, Twitter, or Facebook.