Gaithersburg, MD—July 19, 2013—GXS, a leading provider of B2B integration services today announced SAP’s Integration and Certification Centre (SAP ICC) has certified that GXS Trading Grid™, the world’s largest integration cloud platform, integrates with the latest versions of SAP’s ERP application. The three-year Netweaver certification confirms that GXS Trading Grid is fully interoperable with SAP NetWeaver and that common integration challenges have already been addressed and resolved.
“With the volume and velocity of data being exchanged between corporations and their business partners increasing daily, tight integration between ERP applications and cloud-based B2B platforms is a critical success factor for every large enterprise,” said Mark Morley, director of industry marketing and head of the SAP Customer Advisory Board at GXS. “This certification demonstrates our commitment to meeting the needs of our customers running SAP.”
SAP integration projects are key for many GXS Managed Services customers across the manufacturing, financial services, retail and consumer products sectors. Providing a direct integration between SAP and GXS Trading Grid ensures that trading partner information can seamlessly enter a company’s SAP environment to offer added efficiency to production or business environments.
GXS’s service delivery teams’ extensive experience integrating with various applications from the SAP suite includes financials, supply chain management, advanced planning and optimisation. In the past five years, the service delivery organisation has supported more than 50 SAP projects to consolidate, standardise or upgrade various ERP applications for the company’s customers. Using integration approaches such as web services and ALE, these projects have created more than 100 SAP instances connecting through GXS Trading Grid. GXS Managed Services maps and translates forecasting, inventory, logistics and payment data from SAP’s native IDOC format into XML, EDI and other electronic commerce standards.
GXS is a leading B2B integration services provider and operates the world’s largest integration cloud, GXS Trading Grid®. Our software and services help more than 550,000 businesses, including 22 of the top 25 supply chains, extend their partner networks, automate receiving processes, manage electronic payments, and improve supply chain visibility. GXS Managed Services, our unique approach to improving B2B integration operations, combines GXS Trading Grid® with our process orchestration services and global team to manage a company’s multi-enterprise processes. Based in Gaithersburg, Maryland, GXS has direct operations in 20 countries, employing more than 2,800 professionals. To learn more, see www.gxs.co.uk, read our blog at www.gxsblogs.com, follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/gxs and join us on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/company/gxs. You can also access our public filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission at www.sec.gov/edgar.shtml.
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