Last week, Microsoft and SAP announced they are expanding their partnership. Following the in-memory database SAP HANA, the ERP suite S/4HANA is now also being offered on Azure, the Microsoft cloud platform. This development can be seen as a strategic move against the cloud market leader Amazon on the one hand, but on the other hand end customers in particular benefit from this cooperation between the two IT firms. An overview.
The SAP Community awards the Developer Hero status once a year to just 20 people who have made special contributions to improving and enhancing the understanding of SAP solutions and technologies. Sycor's SAP Leonardo expert Fabian Lehmann is among them. He has been recognized for his special service to the SAP Community in the field of "Evangelizing SAP Cloud Platform".
Support for the SAP XI interface landscape will cease at the end of 2017. Bad news for those of us who still use it! A rude awakening awaits those who depend long-term on an outdated system landscape: Business-critical system updates will no longer be possible, system security will weaken, and your entire ERP system could be brought to a standstill. But fear not: there is also some good news!
Sycor continues to grow in southern Germany. In addition to offices in Nuremberg, Munich, Stuttgart, and Offenburg, the full-range IT service provider now also has a location in Freiburg. The Freiburg team focuses on SAP Managed Services and Enterprise Service Management (ESM).
The medical technology company Ottobock in Lower Saxony had been using the interface system SAP XI 7.0. But the days of that system were numbered: SAP discontinued maintenance for the solution effective at the end of 2017. A new interface landscape was therefore required.
Sycor continues to pursue its growth strategy. The IT service provider based in Göttingen was able to recruit more than 50 new employees within six months. Currently the Sycor Group has over 700 employees worldwide. At the beginning of August, 16 new trainees joined the company that earned the Great Place to Work® award.
Sycor China, a subsidiary of the Sycor Group, is a new member of the worldwide AXpact partner network. The experts focus on implementation projects and roll outs of global templates to China. The Sycor Group from Göttingen has been an AXpact member since May 2016.
Join Sycor Americas at booth No. 783 at the D365UG/AXUG Summit in Nashville, TN! Sycor will be showcasing its rental and service solutions for Dynamics 365 and its delivery capabilities as a full-service partner and solution integrator (SI) for Dynamics 365.
On Tuesday, June, 20, 2017 the sun was beaming down relentlessly on the SAP Campus in Walldorf even early in the morning. But the heat did not prevent the invited guests from finding their way to the Sycor Customer Day. On the agenda: a live management game familiarizing guests with the functionality of the ERP suite S/4, presentations on the topic of IoT including a live demo, and a visit to the Digital Boardroom – the SAP Group's command center. Hot topics discussed with a cool head.