SAP celebrates 10 Successful Years of Growth & Investment in Indonesia

June 4, 2007 by SAP News 0

SAP Customer and Partner Ecosystems Continue to Grow in Indonesia Since 1997

JakartaOn the heels of a fantastic first quarter, SAP Indonesia today announced the celebration of its 10th year of operation as part of the annual SAP Indonesia SummIT being held at Shangri-La, Jakarta. With Q1 2007 SAP Indonesia software license revenues having more than doubled year-on-year versus Q1 2006, there is plenty to celebrate. In its 10th year, SAP Indonesia has 40 employees and more than 15 partners serving over 300 customers, of which more than a third are small and midsize enterprises (SMEs).

“SAP Indonesia has beaten the market with double-digit software license growth,” said Krish Datta, Managing Director, SAP Indonesia. “A positive Q1 in the year where we celebrate our 10 year anniversary is truly symbolic of our aggressive organic growth ambition to more than double the size of our business by 2010, while increasing customer satisfaction. We’ve remained committed to delivering the best business software in Indonesia over the past 10 years, even during the 1997 economic crisis, and Indonesia’s best-run businesses have reaped the benefits.”

In the last 10 years, SAP ERP became the ERP of choice for the majority of leading companies in Indonesia. These customers remained loyal to SAP to this day. Key customers in Indonesia include : Indofood, Blue Bird, Astra, Garuda, Pertamina, Telkom, Toyota, Astra, Mayora , Asia Pulp and Paper, Bank Rakyat Indonesia and many more. In Indonesia , Excelcomindo Pratama and Tempo Data System are amongst the first customers to upgrade to the latest release of SAP ERP.

In celebration of SAP Indonesia 10 years, SAP recently organized the SAP Summit’07 .Attended by some 1000 professionals, SAP Summit’07 Jakarta showcases SAP’s latest solutions and services and provides visionary updates directly from top SAP executives. Attendees could learn best practices and approaches from, industry peers, get an in-depth look at future SAP applications – and take a holistic approach to solving key business challenges. For its 10 year celebration, SAP Indonesia featured 10 SAP Customer Presentations at the event , and they are :

Asia Pulp and Paper on SAP SRM,
AstraWorld on SAP CRM,
Astra Honda Motor on SAP XI,
Blue Bird Group on SAP Business Intelligence,
Excelcomindo Pratama on SAP for Telecommunications,
Tiga Raksa Satria on SAP ERP,
Nippon Indosari Corp (Sari Roti) on SAP All-in-One for CPG,
Ranch Market on SAP for Retail,
Universitas Islam Indonesia on SAP All-in-One,
Zyrexindo Buana on SAP Business One.