Our mission is to make building amazing web applications easy. Everything we do is rooted in the open source tools and components, that we've built since the year 2001. Today our turnover is $10M, we're over 100 people with offices in Finland, Germany and the US. Vaadin as a company is ISO certified and has been profitable since 2001, with all of its business rooted heavily in the open source business model. Our business is helping you create amazing web applications with Vaadin.

Employees

Joonas
Lehtinen
CEO, Founder
+1 (408) 886-0554
joonaslehtinen
vaadin.com/joonas
Jurka
Rahikkala
COO, Founder
+35850-3368560
jurka.rahikkala
Marc
Englund
Product Manager
marc.englund2
vaadin.com/marc
Sami
Ekblad
Product Manager
+35840 548 5352
samiekblad
vaadin.com/sami
Henri
Muurimaa
SVP of Engineering
+358400 474 778
hezamu
vaadin.com/henri
Ville
Ingman
Vaadin Advocate
+35840 594 9313
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Virtanen
Vaadin Expert
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Artur
Signell
CTO
+35840 567 0089
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vaadin.com/artur
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Koivuviita
Product Manager, Design Director
+35840 832 7080
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vaadin.com/jouni
Matti
Tahvonen
Senior Vaadin Expert
+35844 302 9728
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Kronqvist
VP of Products
+35840 756 5592
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Salonen
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Kerola
Senior Vaadin Expert, Project Manager
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Yrjänä
Senior Vaadin Expert
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Leppänen
Resourcing Manager, Vaadin Expert
+35840 581 3287
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Jansson
Product Manager
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Paul
Scrum Master
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vaadin.com/henrik
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Ahlroos
Senior Vaadin Expert
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Mattsson
Principal Vaadin Expert
+35840 540 5322
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Rönnlund
VP of Marketing
+358400 300 381
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Kurki
Vaadin Expert
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Sara
Senior Vaadin Expert
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Nyholm
Vaadin Expert
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Lehto
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Virkki
Vaadin Expert
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Grankvist
Vaadin Expert
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Holmström
Vaadin Architect
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We are proud to be part of a very talented developer community that constantly invents new ways of pushing the limits of the web.
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+1 (650) 924-5122
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Heinonen
Vaadin Expert
+1 (408) 317-8914
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Vesa
Vaadin Expert
+35844 295 7616
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Koskinen
Vaadin Developer
+35844 745 0801
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vaadin.com/anna
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Richert
UX Designer
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vaadin.com/marlon
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Häyry
Vaadin Expert
+35844 356 4403
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vaadin.com/johku
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Åstrand
CTO
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vaadin.com/leif
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Kaksonen
VP of Sales
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Penttilä
Vaadin Developer
+358400 270 472
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Smeds
UX Designer
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Viitanen
Vaadin Expert
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Hyvönen
Vaadin Expert
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Wang
Vaadin Expert
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Olszewski
Vaadin Expert
+35844 769 2606
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vaadin.com/miki
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Repo
Marketing Coordinator
 
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vaadin.com/tanja
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Perälä
Key Account Manager
+358 400 989 353
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Jonni
Nakari
Vaadin Expert
+358 50 441 1784
jonnin
Denis
Anisimov
Vaadin Expert
+358 44 769 2605
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Being part of an extremely bright team makes every day an exciting opportunity to learn something new.
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Amir
Al-Majdalawi
Key Account Manager
+1 (408) 628-2730
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Patrik
Lindström
Vaadin Developer
+358 44 769 2604
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Michael
Tzukanov
Vaadin Expert
+358 44 769 2607
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vaadin.com/mtzukanov
Matti
Hosio
Vaadin Expert
+358 50 369 3864
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Johannes
Eriksson
Vaadin Expert
+358 50 326 1790
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Päivärinne
UX Designer
+358 40 194 0169
anezthes
Felype
Ferreira
Vaadin Developer
+358 44 769 2603
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vaadin.com/felype
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Godin
Marketing Integrations Developer
+358 44 769 2617
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Maciej
Przepiora
Vaadin Expert
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Suo-Anttila
Vaadin Expert
+358 50 574 6264
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Hohti
Management Assistant
+358 40 764 4550
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Tähkäpää
Vaadin Expert
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Carrasco
Senior GWT Expert
346 3911 1011
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Kemppainen
UX Designer
+358 40 911 5048
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Rogozin
Vaadin Expert
+358 44 743 2108
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Alvarez
Vaadin Expert
+358 44 769 2612
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Budkin
Vaadin Expert
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Kari
Kaitanen
Key Account Manager
+358 45 358 1150
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Abdelaziz
Developer Advocate
+358 44 741 2890
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Yamak
Business Analyst
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Saarinen
Business Analyst
+358 44 507 7382
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Haase
Project Manager
+49 1520 9817588
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Lund
Maintenance Manager
+358 445 586 425
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Murto
Key Account manager
+358 40 7784 386
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Motornyi
Vaadin Developer
 
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Duarte
Vaadin Expert
+358 44 766 7581
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Treml
Key Account Manager
+49 1511 2700362
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Raulf
Product Marketing Manager
+358 40 163 0870
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Olli
Tietäväinen
Vaadin Developer
+358 50 351 4372
olli_tietavainen
Tuomas
Nironen
UX Designer
+358 45 675 4366
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Pontus
Boström
Vaadin Developer
+358 40 596 3298
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Anton
Platonov
Vaadin Developer
+358 44 774 1963
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Bernd
Hopp
Vaadin Developer
+49 1772 722709
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Anssi
Rusanen
Scrum Master
+358 45 129 2783
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Kari
Söderholm
Web Developer
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Suo-Heikki
Vaadin Developer
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Zolotarev
Vaadin Developer
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Tuominen
Vaadin Developer
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Tsai
Key Account Manager
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Henrik
Nyman
Vaadin Developer
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Wolfgang
Fischlein
Vaadin Developer
+49 1525 5143757
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Krista
Nikkari
Recruiter
+358 40 575 2456
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Korzhevskii
Vaadin Developer
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Gorokhov
Vaadin Developer
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Jan
Rucidlo
Vaadin Producer
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Lottmann
Vaadin Developer
+49 1523 2027171
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Kühnau
Vaadin Developer
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Mäkelä
UX Designer
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Koskinen
Vaadin Developer
+358 40 720 4728
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Anna
Emelyanova
Customer Lifecycle Manager
+358 50 485 8250
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Juhani
Tómasson
Test Automation Engineer
+358 44 459 6725
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Paul
Römer
Vaadin Developer
+49 1525 3395023
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Vesa
Nieminen
Vaadin Developer
+358 40 146 1471
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Devarsh
Desai
Vaadin Developer
+1 (669) 294-7260
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Juha
Seppänen
Product Manager
+358 44 706 9325
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Juuso
Kantonen
Junior UX Designer
+358 40 834 7661
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Adam
Wagner
Vaadin Developer
+358 44 784 8265
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Olli
Sorje
Scrum Master
+358 50 378 3937
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Riitta
Pitkänen
Service Director
+358 40 500 4742
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Ben
Wilson
Senior Consultant
+49 1522 8995402
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Markus
Lindfors
Vaadin Developer
+358 44 781 1460
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Ali
Hussain
Sales Analyst
+1 (669) 233-3556
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Joonas
Korgan
Sales Analyst
+358 40 568 4617
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Mikko
Salminen
Vaadin Developer
+358 40 753 0585
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Aleksi
Hietanen
Junior Vaadin Developer
+358 40 755 4051
hietanea
Juniper
Belmont
Developer Advocate
+1 (973) 544-8811
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Tien
Nguyen
Junior Vaadin Developer
+358 46 595 3771
nqtien.dev
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Smirnova
Junior Vaadin Developer
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Ibrahim
Alkali
UX Designer
+358 44 721 4591
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Harvey
Vaadin Developer
+1 (669) 264-0378
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Goran
Atanasovski
Vaadin Developer
+358 44 705 7190
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Lukashov
Vaadin Developer
+358 50 378 0815
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Elo
Office Manager
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Brian
Gentile

Brian Gentile

Brian Gentile

Chairman, Vaadin Board of Directors

Serving as an independent Board member for three privately-held software companies while acting as a CEO coach and adviser on matters of strategy, marketing and leadership / organizational development

Most Formerly: Senior Vice President & General Manager, TIBCO Analytics, TIBCO Software; Chairman & CEO, Jaspersoft

Brian Gentile has been building and leading technology companies for 30 years. His career spans leading global companies such as NCR Corporation, Apple, and Sun Microsystems (now Oracle), mid-sized software companies such as Brio Software, Informatica Corporation and TIBCO Software, and start-ups such as Jaspersoft. Most formerly, Mr. Gentile was the Senior Vice President and General Manager of the TIBCO Analytics product group of TIBCO Software, where he used his nearly 15 years of Analytics and Business Intelligence software experience to build and implement a more modern strategy for TIBCO's multi-product analytics portfolio. Gentile has earned a BSBA Degree in Marketing from the University of Arizona, an MBA from Arizona State University, and now serves on several private software company Boards while consulting with CEOs and senior executives on matters of strategy, leadership and Marketing.

 

Patrik
Hedelin

Patrik Hedelin

Patrik Hedelin

Member, Vaadin Board of Directors

Co-founder of eEquity – private equity company dedicated to building market leading internet retailing companies in the Nordic countries.

Most Formerly: Co-founder of boo.com - the first global online retailer of sports and designer clothes and shoes. Comprehensive Internet experience from 21 years of entrepreneurship, advising and investing in Internet companies. Private investments prior to co-founding eEquity are Viewserve that was sold to Hexagon and Newsdesk that was sold to NHST (Norwegian Media Group). Advised on new issues of a value in excess of SEK 4 billion, 25 tax loss transactions and M&A deals with a deal value in excess of SEK 2 billion. Previous tasks at HSBC Investment Bank Ltd, FIBA Nordic Securities Ltd, London and Cheuvreux de Virieu Nordic AB.

Patrik Hedelin is the co-founder of eEquity along with Magnus Wiberg; co-founder of Pricerunner. eEquity manages around SEK 1 billion in three funds with currently 10 portfolio companies building up market leading internet retailing companies mainly in the Nordic region but throughout the rest of Europe as well. The focus is to actively assist entrepreneurs in developing companies from 50 – 200 million SEK to above 1 billion SEK in sales achieving broad profitability by best in class practices resulting in over 50 % Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR), in addition to purchasing distressed assets. The business strategy has been frameworked to benefit from the digital transformation of retail where Omni channel is increasing in importance and where volumes have been shifted from offline to online in combination with physical chains closing stores and pure online retailers opening new stores. Furthermore, eEquity's success has been possible due to its focus on simplicity, scalability and agile development of a decentralized IT infrastructure.

 

Heli
Ahlroos

Heli Ahlroos

Heli Ahlroos

Member, Vaadin Board of Directors

Heli Ahlroos (MSc Tech, MBA) is a team leader of VC team. She is responsible for investments in growth companies. Heli has worked in FII since 2008. Prior to that Heli worked as a Technology Director at Tekes (the Finnish Funding Agency for Innovation) and as a Development Manager at Sonera Oyj.

Managed companies:
Beneq Oy Vaadin Oy NewIcon Oy Onbone Oy Enevo Oy M-Files OyI onPhasE Oy Conformiq Inc Cavitar Oy Bookit Oy

 

Joonas
Lehtinen

Joonas Lehtinen

Joonas Lehtinen

Member, Vaadin Board of Directors

As a Founder and CEO, Joonas Lehtinen has been leading Vaadin from zero to an international technology company that it is today. While he has worked in all aspects of the business, he is most known for being a web technology expert and a frequent speaker in developer conferences around the world. He holds a PhD in computer science from University of Turku and is based in the hearth of Silicon Valley in San Jose, California.

Before Vaadin, Joonas was CTO of Atuline (now CGI) - a healthcare tech startup where his team implemented the first electronic recipe and the first secure international doctor-patient consultation system in Europe. Behore that Joonas worked as researcher at Turku Centre for Computer Science, where he developed a suite of image compression algorithms for use in medical imaging.

 

Jessica
Mattsson

Jessica Mattsson

Jessica Mattsson

Deputy Member, Vaadin Board of Directors

Investment manager at eEquity. Deputy director Swiss Clinic AB. Board of Directors at Vaadin.

Most Formerly:

  • Advised on more than 25 transactions in the Nordic market, primarily for leading PE-funds.
  • Target companies includes Ellos (catalogue and on-line clothing and home furnishing), Bravida (electrical installations, HVAC), Arlanda Express (airport train services) and Varel International (drilling products).
  • Performed both financial and commercial due diligences, as well as pure strategic projects.
 

Jurka
Rahikkala

Jurka Rahikkala

Jurka Rahikkala

Deputy Member, Vaadin Board of Directors

Founder and COO at Vaadin, working towards making Vaadin the most used technology for building web apps for business. In addition to working with wide range of business, leadership and technology related topics at Vaadin, Jurka Rahikkala is finalizing his PhD thesis about top management's role in software cost estimation at the University of Turku.

Most formerly:

  • VP, Group Head of Invoice at Lindorff Group, responsibility of the outsourced invoicing and A/R ledger management product line.
  • Board of Directors, Nipsoft AB
 
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To further strengthen your position as a capable solution vendor we have created the Vaadin Solution Partner Program.

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We want to ensure the expertise of each candidate organization before accepting them as a official partner:

  • The candidate has developed at least one serious application with Vaadin Framework
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