SIMPLEMENT ANNOUNCES SUPPORT FOR SQL SERVER 2016 AND “MAKE THE SWITCH” SPECIAL OFFER
SAP Customers that Switch from Oracle to SQL Server 2016 Gain Momentum to a Digital Business Platform and Modernization of Reporting/Analytics
NEW YORK, New York, March 10, 2016 – Simplement, Inc., an ISV leading the way for companies to transform their SAP data assets into the core of a digital business platform, followed Microsoft’s SQL Server 2016 product launch by announcing the immediate availability of its flagship Data Liberator™ solution and its Smart Starts business content solution with support for SQL Server 2016 Enterprise deployed on premises and in Azure. Simplement also announced its Make the Switch offer aimed at SAP customers that switch from Oracle to Microsoft SQL Server 2016 as part of the Microsoft Break Free Offer by December 31, 2016.
Make the Switch rewards customers choosing to standardize their SAP and downstream systems on Microsoft’s SQL Server platform by making Simplement software available for the cost of only software maintenance and installation.
This offer provides a number of strategic benefits for SAP customers running Microsoft and Simplement technologies. Without significant capital outlay, customers may retire legacy reporting and BI systems in a non-disruptive way while realizing near term benefits of Microsoft solutions. Simplement software catapults a legacy SAP deployment into a highly responsive modernized digital business platform.
“We welcome Simplement’s support of the SQL 2016 platform to bring significant value add to SAP customers by helping deliver business functionality demanded by business leaders. Simplement’s Make the Switch offer together with Microsoft’s Break Free Offer represents an unbelievable value to help customers running SAP on Oracle leapfrog to where they need and want to be,” said Bob Ellsworth, Microsoft Director, Enterprise Modernization.
“With this announcement today, Simplement recognizes and rewards the customers who are smart enough to run the SQL Stack, front to back. SQL 2016 brings game changing capabilities. We are innovating with our customers to disrupt the status quo in Finance and Treasury operations, supply chain and other key functional business areas. By rapidly giving customers the business functionality that is currently lacking or underperforming in their SAP Suite, we free customers from the perceived need to migrate to SAP HANA,” said Robert MacLean, founder of Simplement. “We deliver this business functionality by integrating market leading technologies such as SQL Server 2016, Power BI and Azure, together with Simplement core technology,” explained Mr. MacLean.
For more information on the offer, please visit www.simplement.us/maketheswitch.
Simplement develops software solutions for SAP customers that helps thousands of business users gain on-demand access to their data from SAP without extensive IT involvement. As the name implies, Simplement makes data sourcing, data development, data blending, and end-user reporting a simple process. Simplement makes SAP data easy to use and easy to secure in a variety of front- end business intelligence applications. Simplement solutions deploy flexibly on premises or in Azure, and are completely scalable.
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