SAP Partner News 34/2011

Seeburger provides a solution for data exchange on a single platform (image: Fotolia)


Seeburger, the business integration solutions provider, along with Managed File Software (SEE MFT), presented a software solution for data exchange across a single platform. The solution is suitable for large amounts of sensitive data, and meets security, transparency, and compliance requirements. The extension of the Business Integration Suite can be deployed either within or outside of the supply chain and either behind the company’s firewall or not. SEE MFT will offer the solution in industry-specific versions.

IBIS: App for SAP Business ByDesign

IBIS Prof. Thome AG has developed an app for SAP Business ByDesign which is able to create analyses across several projects, update project data, and depict that data graphically. The app, IBIS Multi-Project-Report, sends the data to a predefined Excel document; an add-in for Excel allows users to log in online from anywhere. The data is rendered in the form of Gantt diagrams. The app requires SAP Business ByDesign Feature Pack 2.6 and uses Work Center Project Management; Excel must be version 2007 or later. The app is expected to be available in English and can be purchased in the SAP Store for 99 Euro.

Steeb: SAP Business ByDesign for Euro RSCG

Euro RSCG has chosen to deploy the CRM Starter Package for SAP Business ByDesign. Steeb Anwendungssysteme will carry out the implementation. Up until now, Euro RSCG, the agency network for businesses, ministries, and organizations for advertising and communication, did not have a comprehensive CRM system. Due to the need for close collaboration across several business sites, however, the use of Microsoft Excel was insufficient. In the future, campaigns will be carried out directly from the CRM system.

Computacenter: Contract with DB Systel

Computacenter has signed a contract for IT services with DB Systel, the internal system partner for the Deutsche Bahn AG (the German national railway company). Computacenter provides consulting services and implementation services as well as company and project support for workstations, data centers, and networks. The contract includes two extension options, each for two years. With this, DB Systel promises more flexibility in employee deployment and increased transparency of project costs. In addition, companies should be able to react to changing business requirements more quickly.

Freudenberg IT: Product Compliance Platform

Together with Freudenberg Forschungsdienste (FFD), Freudenberg IT is now offering a platform that will help companies in all industries both within and outside of the EU meet certain legal requirements. The focus in on the European chemical act, REACH. The solution Fit4Compliance conveys the most important chemical, legal, and technical knowledge to merchants. With this software, companies can accurately and safely carry out the product compliance process, in which products containing certain substances can be documented, evaluated, and archived.

The compliance evaluations are processed in the company’s data center. A database in line with legal and industry requirements for chemical substances provides the foundation for the audit. Missing information can be obtained directly from suppliers through an online portal. Freudenberg carries out a lab analysis on substances if there are uncertainties. The platform is integrated with the SAP ERP interface and sends warning notifications as soon as a limit for a certain substance is exceeded or if a forbidden substance is detected.

T.CON: eAkte for SAP ERP

T.CON provides an add-on that reduces redundancies in document management. The add-on is certified for SAP ArchiveLink and automatically inputs incoming and outgoing documents into an archive system or content server. The electric documents are automatically linked with the appropriate master data. If a document is linked with an SAP master data object, it is put in a digital folder that can also contain several subfolders. Comments and notes can be added to the documents, which you can access over the internet with an SSL connection.


At the 14th Cubeware Infotag, Cubeware, the consulting company that specializes in business intelligence, acknowledged special accomplishments from its partners:

Best Cubeware Industry Solution 2011: INFOMA Software Consulting provides BI solutions that are suited for the public sector and which deliver political and administrative BI information to make business decisions.

Best Cubeware Individual Project 2011: At Wollschläger GmbH, Flatten IT Consulting implemented a solution with Cubeware Cockpit V6Pro in the front end and SAP ERP and SAP NetWeaver BusinessWarehouse (SAP NetWeaver BW) in the back end. The Cockpit accesses data for reporting directly in the SAP NetWeaver BW. The resulting standard reports are automatically sent to management as well as financial and sales controlling.

Newcomer 2011: Just a few weeks after the partnership with Ten Solutions was finalized, the company from the Netherlands reported its first big project.