Open Text Experts Lead Educational Sessions on Topics Ranging from
Compliance to Legacy Decommissioning
ATLANTA, April 23 /CNW/ - Open Text(TM) Corp. (NASDAQ: OTEX, TSX: OTC),
the largest independent provider of enterprise content management (ECM)
software and solutions, said today it will showcase its industry leading
Livelink ECM Suite for use with SAP(R) applications at SAPPHIRE(R) '07
Atlanta, SAP's international customer conference, and the 2007 ASUG Annual
Conference - both events are being held simultaneously this week at the
Georgia World Congress Center.
Open Text will also demonstrate Livelink ECM(TM) - Records Management for
use with SAP applications introduced this week. This latest Open Text records
management offering will be marketed and supported by SAP and Open Text and
has already been certified as a U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) 5015.2 STD
records management product combination. (See separate release:
Open Text's Livelink ECM Suite for use with SAP applications offers a
complete range of capabilities for managing and archiving business documents -
incoming/outgoing invoices, orders, delivery notes, quality certificates,
human resources documents - that originate from customers' SAP applications.
Open Text's solutions help customers improve the way they manage content from
SAP applications to improve efficiency in key processes, manage compliance and
reduce costs. Solutions Open Text will showcase include:
- Accounts payable, vendor invoice management, contracts management and
other solutions designed to help customers improve process efficiency
and reduce costs, while enhancing their SAP applications.
- Archiving solutions, which give customers a more secure, scalable,
long-term archive, with specific capabilities to address complex
process requirements or compliance mandates.
- Solutions that consolidate and archive content from multiple SAP
applications and/or legacy systems to help customers speed their
transition of enterprise business functions such as accounting or
human resources to new SAP applications.
Open Text experts will also lead a series of informative and educational
sessions during the event to give attendee hands-on strategies and
best-practice examples for optimizing the use of ECM solutions in SAP
Monday, April 23:
- 2:20 p.m.-2:50 p.m.: Compliance in the Public Sector with an SAP-
Endorsed Business Solution.
- 3:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.: Best Practices in SAP A/P - From OCR to Invoice
Tuesday, April 24:
- 8:00 a.m.- 9:00 a.m.: Planning and Implementing a Content Server
Environment in Your Enterprise
- 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.: Decommissioning of Legacy SAP applications and
Other Applications at a Major Oil Company
"SAP customers in both commercial and public-sector environments face
ongoing challenges coping with the explosion of unstructured information and
meeting regulatory and legal requirements," said Kirk Roberts, Executive Vice
President, Products, Solutions & Marketing at Open Text. "Our solutions help
enterprises put this vast amount of corporate information in the context of
their SAP business applications, and give them best-in-class solutions for
meeting governance and compliance demands."
Open Text is an SAP Software Partner and a charter member of the
Enterprise Services Community. For more information on the Livelink ECM Suite
for use with SAP applications, go to: http://www.opentext.com/products/sap.
You can also listen to a just-released podcast on using Open Text solutions in
SAP applications, here: http://www.opentext.com/news/podcasts.html.
Open Text at SAPPHIRE(R) '07 Atlanta
Open Text will be exhibiting in booth No. 325 at SAPPHIRE '07 Atlanta and
the 2007 ASUG Annual Conference. For more information on Open Text's
participation, go to: http://www.opentext.com/events/event.html?id=6614068.
About Open Text
Open Text(TM) is the world's largest independent provider of Enterprise
Content Management software. The company's solutions manage information for
all types of business, compliance and industry requirements in the world's
largest companies, government agencies and professional service firms. Open
Text supports approximately 46,000 customers and millions of users in 114
countries and 12 languages. For more information about Open Text, visit
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