SAP QUICK TAKES FOR March 29, 2001 Headline: Quick Takes: SAP R/3 add ons Summary: Psion Teklogix Technology automates Compaq's refurbishment center; TekRF extends SAP R/3 business solution to mobile workers; SAP R/3 release 4.6c prints labels directly on Printronix printers; Plaut Optimum Solutions extends distribution agreement with SAP for the SMB market; SAP releases annual report
Psion Teklogix Technology automates Compaq's refurbishment center; TekRF extends SAP R/3 business solution to mobile workers
Psion Teklogix has completed installation of a SAP R/3-based wireless logistics system at Compaq Computer Corp.'s refurbishment center.The system is similar to three others installed for Compaq sites at its Houston headquarters.
Later this year, Compaq plans to extend the mySAP.com e-business platform using TekRF and its Active Design Wizards. The company may eventually integrate mySAP.com with the Compaq IPAQ Pocket PC.
SAP R/3 release 4.6c prints labels directly on Printronix printers
Beginning with SAP R/3 release 4.6c, a Printronix Device Type for printing labels will be shipped with SAP R/3 systems. Other Printronix Device Types are downloadable from the Printronix Web site.
When installed, these Device Types enable Printronix printers to print directly through the SAP R/3 spool systems to allow users to print bar codes, reports and forms.
Printronix Device Types provide a common SAP interface for all Printronix printer products. They allow a mix of Printronix printer technologies -- laser, line matrix, thermal -- to suit the printing needs of SAP applications without reprogramming.
Plaut Optimum Solutions extends distribution agreement with SAP for the SMB market
Plaut Optimum Solutions has signed an agreement with SAP America Inc. to market SAP software to the small-and-medium business (SMB) market in New England.
Plaut Consulting Inc., the corporate parent of Plaut Optimum Solutions, will offer its SMB customers in New England one-stop SAP solutions and services that include software, implementation, help desk support and hosting.
SAP releases annual report
SAP AG has released its annual report highlighting SAP's strategic focus areas for 2001: mySAP.com, S/ap's e-business platform; mySAP Workplace, mySAP Customer Relations Management, mySAP Supply Chain Management and mySAP Marketplaces/mySAP E-Procurement.
Examples of customer successes with SAP e-business solutions are also featured.
Audited financial statements show that 2000 sales grew by 23% from 1999, with mySAP.com accounting for 53% of license revenues for the year.
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