Tags: SAP

So who are the leaders in EAM

Gartner has recently published its Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Asset Management Software (account required). Eleven companies make the list which focuses on vendors who support large asset intensive organisations. The eleven are: Infor, IBM, SAP, IFS, Mainsaver, eMaint, Oracle, ABB, Schneider Electric, ABB (Ellipse) and Ramco Systems. The report is also available from some vendors,…

EY and Concur unite to help business travellers

Concur, a SAP company and EY have developed an offering that will help business travellers manage their immigration compliance risks and tax liabilities. The new solution will be available on the Concur App center for both Concur and EY clients. It is not currently visible on the App center though. This is the latest extension…

Ramco takes slice of major Philippine conglomerate

Ramco has completed the installation of the Ramco ERP Suite at First Balfour Inc. First Balfour is one of the largest construction and engineering firms in the Philippines. It is part of the Lopez Group, which turned over nearly US$1.8 billion in 2016. A project centric construction company. First Balfour has several subsidiaries. These include well drilling, transportation…

Rimini begins public results

Rimini Street announced its first set of results since the completion of its merger with GPIAC. That has led to its listing on NASDAQ. It has continued its upward trajectory on both revenues and growth this quarter, the 47th consecutive quarter of revenue growth. Quarterly revenue was up 32% year on year at $53.6 million (2016:$40.7m).  Gross…

Could blockchains up-end today’s supply chain models?

Today’s supply chain models are swift, yet often rigid. Brexit presents one particular set of uncertain challenges. Perhaps a more profound and longer term one will come from blockchains. This is what Michael J. Casey argues in an opinion piece for Coindesk where he is the chairman of its advisory board and a senior advisor…

Bienvenue a Paris, Rimini Street

In its first announcement since listing on Nasdaq Rimini Street has unveiled deeper investments in Europe. It has appointed a new EMEA General Manager and launched a French Subsidiary, Rimini Street SAS, with a new Office and is hiring new staff. It has appointed Marc Chesover as general manager, EMEA to head the delivery operations…

SAP improves unconscious bias functionality

SAP has announced it will deliver even more functionality to help companies eliminate unconscious bias from their recruiting processes. The new features are contained within the SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting Management solution. It is available in beta during Q4 2017. The intent is to assist companies in eliminating unconscious bias from the recruiting process. The announcement…

NASDAQ welcomes Rimini Street

Rimini Street has completed its merger with GP Investments Acquisition Corp. First announced back in May the deal sees further investment in the global support and maintenance company. It also brings Rimini Street a listing on Nasdaq without the pains of an IPO. They formally withdrew their IPO filing on completion of the merger. Rimini…

Academic credentials to go on a blockchain

The first university in the Asia-Pacific region has started to issue recipient-owned academic credentials on a blockchain. The University of Melbourne has issued its Melbourne Teaching Certificate using the Learning Machine issuing system, an enterprise platform which simplifies anchoring official records to the blockchain. University of Melbourne Pro Vice-Chancellor (Teaching and Learning) Gregor Kennedy says…