KOOPrime and Sierra Solutions to Collaborate; "Where Business Meets Innovation"
SINGAPORE; Jun. 1, 2007– KOOPrime and Sierra Solutions jointly announced today a collaboration between both companies to deliver business-focused innovation to their customers.
“KOOPrime has been widely known for its ability to deliver innovation through cutting-edge technology,” said Lim Teck Sin, CEO at KOOPrime. “Sierra Solutions’ focus on the SAP product suite makes them an ideal partner for us to deliver a new breed of applications that can be achieve direct business benefit by our customers. In addition, Sierra Solutions’ in-depth knowledge of the Healthcare and LifeSciences industries complements us very well.”
“This partnership with KOOPrime is a major boost for us,” said Ranjan Vaswani, General Manager at Sierra Solutions. “The SAP platform has now embraced new technologies in line with the industry. We expect our collaboration with KOOPrime to bring about solutions which are focused on using the business process platform in SAP alongside SAP’s new NetWeaver platform and KOOPrime’s innovation. Customers will ultimately benefit from this strategic partnership.”
One of the upcoming solutions will be the iChems product with complete integration into SAP. iChems is a web-based application dedicated to the tracking and audit compliance in the handling of hazardous materials. The product will be completely integrated into the SAP suite to provide a seamless flow of inventory movement and control information for the user.
As part of the collaboration, both companies have launched a joint go-to-market tagline, “Where Business Meets Innovation” to accentuate the joint commitment of both companies.
KOOPrime is one of the first software companies to provide component-based solutions and services to the life sciences industry. We provide an integrative platform capable of linking heterogeneous businesses, software, hardware, and human processes through the use of components. We also provide toolsets of components that can streamline Internet data collection, high-throughput data processing and data visualisation.
KOOPrime has established presence in various Asian countries, in particular, Singapore, Japan, Malaysia, Thailand, Taiwan, China and India, and also an operation in US. The key shareholders include National University of Singapore, Merlion Pharmaceuticals Pte Ltd, Glaxo Smith Kline Manufacturing and Bio*One Capital Pte Ltd. (investment arm of EDB). Further information can be found at www.kooprime.com.
About Sierra Solutions
Sierra Solutions is a SAP professional services and Human Capital Management company coupling premium consulting services with the greatest cost efficiency. Sierra Solutions is a new breed consulting company which believes in the customer’s success and long-term relationships. Committed to delivering innovation and deep industry knowledge, Sierra Solutions believes in delivering high-performance to our customers. Its home page is www.sierra.sg.