July 24, 2012 // By: Solenne Lafeytaud // SAP and Syclo Plan a Mobile Future
Syclo is the leading provider of mobile asset management and field service solutions. Their expertise is in mobile solutions for the utilities, oil & gas, life sciences, and manufacturing industries. Even before the company was acquired by SAP, it already offered preconfigured mobile apps for SAP ERP and CRM systems. Now that Syclo has joined SAP, customers stand to benefit from even more seamless integration between the two companies and new opportunities for innovation.
Syclo’s existing IBM Maximo and Oracle customers, for example, now have access to the full breadth of SAP mobile solutions, capabilities, and innovations. And companies that aren’t already using SAP products can now leverage the SAP mobile platform to build and deploy mobile apps. This greatly extends the value of their existing back office applications.
But we didn’t just take the keynote speakers at their word. We also spoke directly with some Syclo customers what they think about SAP’s acquisition of the company: