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New and Noteworthy (SAPinsider Vol. 12, Iss. 1)

by SAP and Partners | SAPinsider

January 1, 2011

by SAP and Partners SAPinsider - 2011 (Volume 12), January (Issue 1)

5x Technology Offers a New Solution to Help Improve Data Quality

5x Technology


IT solutions provider 5x Technology recently launched its IntelligentInformation solution, a service that offers standardization and cleansing, merging and deduping, and data enhancement capabilities. Developed using SAP BusinessObjects Data Services software, IntelligentInformation extracts customer data out of a NetSuite system, runs it through the tool, tags records that have redundant and incorrect information, cleanses and merges duplicates, and uploads the data back into the NetSuite system.

SAP Certifies Virtustream’s Capabilities to Deliver SAP Applications in the Cloud

Virtustream, Inc.

  Virtustream, Inc., recently announced that it is now an SAP-certified provider of cloud services. SAP has certified Virtustream’s capabilities to deploy SAP applications via the xStream cloud platform, including on-demand infrastructure, hardware, software, storage, and services. As part of the certification, the xStream platform was validated as capable of delivering the security, performance, and elasticity requirements of mission-critical applications at the high standard demanded by enterprise clients.

SmartExporter SAP Data Extraction Tool Now Available in the US

Audimation Services, Inc.


Audimation Services, Inc., a provider of data analysis technology, has announced the availability of SmartExporter, a solution designed to simplify the extraction of SAP data for review and analysis. SmartExporter can assist with transferring SAP data outside the SAP environment, particularly in areas such as security and data capacity. The solution also enables users to schedule SAP data exports for immediate download or for a specific time during off-peak business hours or weekends.

Camelot ITLab Now Offers 3 SAP NetWeaver MDM Starter Packages

Camelot ITLab GmbH

  Camelot ITLab GmbH, an IT consulting firm, offers three new starter packages, at a fixed price, to introduce customers to the functionality and advantages of SAP NetWeaver Master Data Management (SAP NetWeaver MDM). Starter package 1, a two-day intensive workshop, connects practical experience to theoretical information. Starter packages 2 and 3, “MDM Jump-Start” and “MDM Pilot,” offer preconfigured SAP NetWeaver MDM solution components on HP servers.

SEEBURGER’s 4invoice for SAP Users Adds Ready-to-Use SAP Workflows



SEEBURGER, Inc.’s 4invoice, a purchase-to-pay solution that automates invoice processing for companies using SAP functionality for finance and materials management, now features ready-to-use SAP workflows designed to reduce deployment time. 4invoice runs entirely within the SAP environment and automates data entry and other invoice processes typically received by paper, fax, PDF, or EDI. The solution is available directly from SEEBURGER, a global provider of business integration solutions.

smartShift Launches Solutions for Automated SAP System Consolidation


  smartShift, an international provider of solutions for tool-based modernization of IT systems, has recently launched its SAP consolidation solutions, which aim to benefit IT departments that need to periodically realign their SAP systems. These solutions are driven by automated processes designed to delineate custom code changes, detect and resolve conflicts in object naming and coding conventions, and find and replace hard coded literals — across all SAP instances, release levels, and locations.

American Express and SAP to Jointly Launch Integrated Payment Solution

American Express



American Express and SAP have announced plans to jointly develop a solution to enable SAP customers in the US to process electronic payments more quickly and easily. The integrated solution will combine the power of the Buyer Initiated Payments solution from American Express with process integration (PI) technology from SAP NetWeaver. The PI technology will maintain payment data integrity and the workflows and approval processes that customers are already running on SAP software.

SECUDE’s Security Intelligence Offers SAP Connectivity for Security Information and Event Management Solutions


  The Security Intelligence (SI) solution is now available from SECUDE, a provider of IT security solutions and services. SI offers an interface between the various sources of security- and compliance-relevant data within SAP systems and solutions that are used to monitor IT landscapes. The offering is designed to enable central security monitoring and analysis of SAP landscapes and give a complete picture of the security status and events in the SAP applications.

EntropySoft Releases a Connector for SAP’s Knowledge Management Component


  EntropySoft, a specialist in enterprise connectivity and content integration, has released a connector for the knowledge management (KM) component of SAP NetWeaver Portal. This connector is designed to enable synchronization between the KM component and other enterprise repositories, allowing for connection to an existing KM repository in a matter of seconds. Documents from SAP software can be dynamically published to Microsoft SharePoint or archived instantaneously in the cloud or in the corporate archiving system.

NEC Launches New ERP Cloud Service Systems in Cooperation with SAP

NEC Corporation

  NEC Corporation recently announced a partnership with SAP and the launch of new ERP cloud service systems. In this partnership, NEC will adopt SAP ERP as application software in the enterprise core system area of NEC’s Cloud Oriented Data Centers, which NEC is planning to develop globally. Also within the partnership, SAP will enable NEC to provide customers with a subscription model through NEC’s cloud services, with features from SAP ERP software.

ShipERP Multi-Carrier Shipping Solution Certified as Powered by SAP NetWeaver

ERP Integrated Solutions, Inc.


ERP Integrated Solutions, Inc., has announced that its ShipERP Multi-Carrier Shipping Solution version 1.0 has achieved “Powered by SAP NetWeaver” certification as an ABAP Add-on 7.0 for the SAP ERP 6.0 application. Designed to run on SAP ERP without third-party software or hardware, ShipERP is based on a service-oriented architecture and uses web services to communicate with small parcel, less-than-truckload (LTL), and truckload (TL) carriers and perform real-time carrier determination, rate quoting, shipment creation, delivery tracking, and more.

Queplix Offers Free Download of Virtual Data Viewer

Queplix Corp.

  Data virtualization company Queplix Corp. announced that its new Virtual Data Viewer is now available for free download and use. Designed to benefit SAP customers and other large database companies, the product aims to streamline preliminary steps to implementing any type of data migration or similar data initiative. By unlocking any database schema and exposing the organizational structure of database applications, Virtual Data Viewer lets users review and audit all metadata within a few minutes.

Wharfedale Technologies Certified as a Cloud Services Provider

Wharfedale Technologies, Inc.

  Technology consulting firm Wharfedale Technologies, Inc. (WFT) is now an SAP-certified provider of cloud services. WFT aims to help companies that use SAP solutions create roadmaps and strategies for deploying their SAP solutions via a cloud model. WFT Cloud Services is an integrated offering designed to help customers use all of their resources within the infrastructure, as well as reduce their hardware footprint within their data center by consolidating servers through virtualization.

Neoris and Vistex Partner to Offer Enhanced Enterprise Resource Planning


Vistex Inc.

  Neoris, a global business and IT consulting company that specializes in SAP and application outsourcing, announced a partnership agreement with Vistex Inc., a provider of embedded solutions meant to extend the value of SAP application core functionality. Under the agreement, Neoris will become a strategic systems integration and implementation partner to deliver the SAP-branded solution extensions developed by Vistex to clients in the Americas.

Sentilla Integrates with SAP Solutions to Provide Analysis for Optimization of Enterprise Data Center

Sentilla Corporation

  Sentilla Corporation, a provider of energy management solutions, has released a new version of Sentilla Energy Manager, which now provides open interfaces to integrate with SAP Carbon Impact and SAP BusinessObjects Explorer. Sentilla Energy Manager is designed to monitor and manage energy consumption in the data center and then populate SAP BusinessObjects Explorer with energy usage information, enabling decision makers to quickly address areas within the data center that have the highest return on energy optimization strategies.

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