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Emitac Mobile Solutions to bring SAP to BlackBerry users

Emitac Mobile Solutions (EMS) has signed a deal to bring 3i Consulting's SAP solutions for BlackBerry to customers in the Middle East and Africa

Emitac Mobile Solutions to bring SAP to BlackBerry users
The 3i Mobile Workplace Application makes SAP transactions available on BlackBerry smartphones. (Getty Images)

Emitac Mobile Solutions (EMS) has signed a deal to bring 3i Consulting’s SAP solutions for BlackBerry to customers in the Middle East and Africa

The exclusive deal will see EMS offer 3i’s Mobile Workplace application to BlackBerry smartphone users, which allows SAP transaction processing while on the move.

The applications is a SAP certified native Advanced Business Application Programming (ABAP) add-on, which gives mobile access to SAP approval tasks, for both online tasks and offline data-entry. The solution does not require any extra server hardware or handset software, through a native install on the SAP server.

Babar Khan, CEO of Emitac Mobile Solutions said: “By providing the Mobile Workplace solution to customers, EMS is strengthening its position as a regional leader for corporations mobilizing their employees. The BlackBerry solution has proven to be a reliable solution for companies mobilizing their workforce. Adding the Mobile Workplace solution by 3i Consulting Inc makes the proposition even more appealing to a larger segment of the market.”

”We are pleased to announce this exclusive strategic partnership with EMS in the Middle East and Africa. EMS, a regional leader in enterprise mobility, can provide the world-class sales and support to enterprises as they begin looking at mobilizing key SAP approvals in supply chain, human resources, and financial institutions, as well as executive dash boarding and reporting,” said Alon Raskin, CTO and Founder of 3i Consulting Inc. “EMS and 3i are uniquely positioned to provide a rapid approach to SAP mobilization which provides a measurable return on investment.”

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