Pressemelding: Cap Gemini Ernst & Young signerer med svensk kraftgigant

Pressemelding: Cap Gemini Ernst & Young signerer med svensk kraftgigant OSLO, 29. MARS 2004: Cap Gemini Ernst & Young Sverige AB (CGE&Y) og det svenske energiselskapet Sydkraft har undertegnet en avtale til en verdi av nesten fem millioner euro. Selskapene har siden 2000 samarbeidet i mer enn 30 prosjekter knyttet til utvikling og implementering av en industritilpasset SAP-løsning for energisektoren. Den nye avtalen innebærer er videreføring av disse prosjektene i tillegg til program- og prosjektledelse. Se for øvrig engelsk pressemelding. ======================================================================== CGE&Y in new agreement with Swedish energy group, Sydkraft, to regarding SAP services Cap Gemini Ernst & Young Sverige AB (CGE&Y) and Sydkraft, the Swedish energy group, have recently signed a new general agreement with an order value of close to 5 million euros. CGE&Y has been involved in more than 30 projects at Sydkraft - part of the E.ON group - since 2000, relating primarily to the development and implementation of an industry specific SAP solution for the energy sector. This new agreement not only covers the further development and roll-out of the energy specific SAP solution, but also includes program and project management services. "We at CGE&Y are delighted that Sydkraft sees us as an important partner in the future for the continued development regarding SAP. We are proud to continue to be entrusted with the roll-out and further development of the energy specific SAP solution for Sydkraft. We can see several very interesting and stimulating projects ahead of us", says Jan Eneström, CGE&Y's account manager for Sydkraft. As one of the first energy companies, Sydkraft has been quick to implement a system designed for the deregulated electricity market. Sydkraft has also invested greatly to further develop the system with specific adaptations for the Swedish market. This means that they are in pole position ahead of their subsequent market performance. "CGE&Y is one of many excellent suppliers that Sydkraft uses within the SAP program. We have worked together for a long time and are now beginning to know each other well. We also share a common interest to encourage more Swedish energy companies to start using SAP's industry solution in the future", confirms Johan Engvall, Business Systems Manager at Sydkraft. With this agreement, CGE&Y consolidates its already strong position as a supplier of SAP to the energy market. CGE&Y is a 'Strategic Development Partner' of SAP AG and has undertaken more than 30 mySAP Utilities projects in 15 countries, with a team of 250 mySAP Utilities experts world-wide. In addition, since December 2003, CGE&Y has been a distributor of SAP on the Swedish market with regards to SAP's industry solution for small and medium-sized companies. With a tailor-made, industry standard system, energy companies are given the opportunity to simplify and streamline their processes. Being able to manage numerous different product areas, such as energy, broadband, waste disposal, water, gas and others, in a totally integrated system reduces the risks associated with incorrect information and increases the quality of data provided. More information about individual service lines, offices and research is available at Cap Gemini Ernst & Young is one of the world's largest providers of Consulting, Technology and Outsourcing services. The company helps businesses implement growth strategies and leverage technology. The organisation employs approximately 55,000 people worldwide and reported 2003 global revenues of 5.754 billion euros. For ytterligere informasjon: Jan Eneström Sydkraft account manager, Cap Gemini Ernst & Young Tel.: + 46 (0)8-5368 3875 E-mail: Camilla Carlsson Cap Gemini Ernst & Young Tel: + 46 (0)8-5368 5836 E-mail: ------------------------------------------------------------ Ytterligere informasjon kan hentes på følgende hjemmeside: