Göttingen, Germany - 9/10/14
Sycor and Microsoft® Sign Global ISV Partnership
The Sycor Group, a midsized, international full-range service provider for Microsoft Dynamics AX is pleased to announce its alliance with Microsoft® as a Global Independent Software Vendor (GISV). Sycor now is a strategic partner with Microsoft for the rental of mobile goods as well as fleet management industries.
"With our solutions Sycor.Rental & Sycor.Fleet based on Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, we have been contributing substantially to the optimal management of rental and fleet management businesses for years and we have managed to create a unique added value for this business," says Marco Arndt, CEO Sycor Asia who has global responsibility for Partner Management with regards to Microsoft Dynamics AX activities. “And although our solutions are globally deployable, scalable, flexible, and proven in practice, it is still our goal to further enhance them.” As a result of this dedication to offer innovative, high-quality solutions in combination with Sycor´s strong global performance capabilities, the company has been invited to join the Microsoft® Global Independent Software Vendor (GISV) program.
Upon signing this partnership agreement Sycor becomes one of a limited number of Global ISV Partners worldwide, “We are proud to have been invited to join the Microsoft® Global ISV program. This is proof of our strategic efforts to develop tailored, quality-assured solutions for our customers that meet their specific needs. We will be working even more closely with Microsoft’s R&D, Product Management and Product Marketing teams in the future, and this is going to add to our ability to offer unparalleled added value to our customers,” says Frank Jakobi, Sycor Vice President in charge of the global Microsoft Dynamics AX activities.
“We are delighted to be working with Sycor as a strategic partner for the rental and fleet management industries. Combining its unique industry solutions based on Microsoft Dynamics AX with its strong global delivery capabilities for large-scale implementations, Sycor has the capability of delivering amazing value to its customers,” underlines Patrick Fitzhenry, Microsoft Director of Global ISV Partners.
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The Sycor Group is an international full-range service provider for Microsoft Dynamics AX, supporting its customers along their entire value chain. With almost 500 employees worldwide and consulting expertise "Made in Germany", Sycor offers a full range of services for the ERP solution Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 and its legacy versions: consulting, development, implementations, international roll-outs and training. Sycor also delivers comprehensive operating services, from hosting to multilingual support.
Sycor, as a Global Independent Software Vendor (GISV), is Microsoft´s strategic partner for the rental, trade, service and maintenance of mobile goods as well as fleet management industries. With its solutions Sycor.Rental (CfMD), Sycor.Fleet and Sycor.Dealermanagement based on Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 as well as the corresponding, fully embedded modules, the company offers optimum real-time support for all business processes - contributing substantially to the success of its customers. The solutions are globally deployable, scalable, flexible, and proven in practice.
With its experts and industry solutions, the group is a reliable partner for major international projects in discrete manufacturing, the retail sector and the process industry. The company's global expertise stems from projects in over 80 countries and systems with up to 5,000 users. The company's portfolio also includes its own industry solutions for mail order pharmacies and companies in the professional services sector.
Sycor's comprehensive portfolio of ITC and Microsoft-related services comprises operating services (hardware, operating systems, databases, applications), software asset management and license consulting, unified communications and collaboration as well as communications solutions in the Microsoft Lync environment and with traditional TC technology. Sycor experts connect Microsoft Dynamics AX to the state-of-the-art hybris commerce solution.
As a Microsoft partner, the Sycor Group has a total of seven Gold competencies, is a member of the Microsoft Dynamics President's Club, and maintains a quality management system according to DIN EN ISO 9001. In 2013, the company recorded sales of 59.4 million euros with 440 employees.
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(l.t.r.) Frank Jakobi (Vice President at SYCOR GmbH), Marco Arndt (CEO Sycor Asia), Patrick Fitzhenry (Microsoft Director of Global ISV Partners), Eduard Dell (Sales Director ERP at Microsoft Deutschland GmbH) und Dr. Marko Weinrich (President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of SYCOR GmbH).
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