SAP ANZ appoints technical evangelist for SAP NetWeaver

Sydney, AustraliaSYDNEY, Australia — Feb. 23, 2007 — SAP Australia and New Zealand has recruited Tim Blake as a solution architect for Australia and New Zealand. Tim will work with customers and partners in the region to drive uptake of the SAP Business Process Platform and the SAP NetWeaver suite of solutions.

Tim will provide pre-sales support to SAP customers; working with them to assess the benefit and ROI of SAP NetWeaver tools and technology. He previously held a similar role with Oracle and has seven years industry experience.

“Our company strategy is focused on the needs of customers, organic growth, product development and clear product roadmaps,” said Alan Hyde, CEO and managing director, SAP Australia and New Zealand. “The SAP Business Process Platform powered by SAP NetWeaver provides customers, ISVs and partners with a stable and proven environment for development and innovation. Tim will work with customers and prospects to help them understand the role that SAP’s broad range of infrastructure and development solutions can play within the enterprise.”

The SAP NetWeaver Platform provides tools for the development and integration of SAP and non-SAP applications, as well as software for presenting information to end users in a rapid and cost effective fashion. It provides customers with a platform for Enterprise Service Oriented Architecture.