OpenText receives 2018 SAP Pinnacle Award: SAP Solution Extensions Partner of the Year

OpenText (NASDAQ: OTEX, TSX: OTEX), the global leader in enterprise information management (EIM), today announced it has received a 2018 SAP Pinnacle Award as the SAP Solution Extensions Partner of the Year, which recognises its outstanding contributions as a SAP partner.

SAP presents these awards annually to the top partners that have excelled in developing and growing their partnership with SAP and helping customers run better. Winners and finalists in 29 categories were chosen based on recommendations from the SAP field, customer feedback and performance indicators, including two Customers’ Choice awards, which recognise customer-nominated SAP partners.

“This the 11th consecutive year that OpenText has received a Pinnacle Award, and we are honoured to be recognised once more,” said Patricia Nagle, Senior Vice-President, Chief Marketing Officer, OpenText. “Our relationship with SAP has been central to the success of both OpenText and our joint customers, enabling us to deliver solutions that revolutionise businesses, drive strategic change, and make digital transformation a reality. OpenText is committed to delivering a market-leading digital platform for SAP customers that will help to change the world.”

The SAP Solution Extensions Partner of the Year award recognises a SAP partner for its development of a SAP Solution Extensions as a leading-edge complementary software technology. The winning partner is selected on the basis of its technology innovation, market impact, and demonstration of customer impact.

By working together, OpenText and SAP have enabled customers to make dramatic improvements across their organisations. By turning data into insight, OpenText and SAP have enabled organisations to discover, manage and deliver business information to spur growth and innovation and decrease time to competitive advantage.

“The open partner ecosystem of SAP has more depth, talent and expertise than any ever created in the technology industry,” said Bill McDermott, CEO of SAP. “I could not be prouder of the great partners who earned this prestigious recognition for their commitment to our customers.”

SAP Pinnacle Awards shine a spotlight on SAP’s partners’ remarkable contributions, acknowledging their dedication to teamwork, innovative approach and capacity to challenge what is possible to help customers achieve their goals. Award winners were formally recognised at the SAP Global Partner Summit in Orlando, Florida on 4 June. The SAP Global Partner Summit was held in conjunction with SAPPHIRE NOW and ASUG Annual Conference, the largest global business technology event, hosted by SAP and ASUG from 5-7 June.

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