October 08, 2009 08:00 ET

UC4 Workload Automation Suite 8.0 Achieves Certified Integration With SAP NetWeaver®

When Used Together With SAP® Solutions, UC4 Workload Automation Suite Enhances Management and Control of SAP Batch Processes

BELLEVUE, WA and VIENNA, AUSTRIA--(Marketwire - October 8, 2009) - UC4 Software, the leading provider of intelligent service automation and IT process optimization solutions, today announced that UC4 Workload Automation Suite 8.0 has successfully achieved SAP-certified integration with the SAP NetWeaver® technology platform. The SAP® Integration and Certification Center (SAP ICC) has certified UC4 Workload Automation Suite 8.0 through the external batch processing (BC-XBP 7.0) interface scenario. The integrated management and control of the ABAP™ application server, part of SAP NetWeaver, along with other IT processes helps ensure that customers benefit from enhanced throughput, increased productivity and reduced costs.

"UC4 is committed to delivering the highest levels of service to our customers, and through our SAP certifications and integrations, UC4 has shown that it offers a wealth of knowledge and expertise related to SAP solutions," said Timo Klemm, director of strategic alliances, UC4 Software. "With this latest certification, UC4 Workload Automation Suite 8.0 has been proven to integrate with SAP solutions. This development further demonstrates the complementary value UC4 brings to the SAP ecosystem. Customers can immediately benefit from the new functionality provided by the certified integration."

With this integration and certification with the latest version of the XBP interface, users will benefit from enhanced management and control of their SAP batch processes with UC4 Workload Automation Suite. New functionality includes complex job interception based on profile definitions, access to ABAP application return codes, improved spool management, and advanced variant management. Users will also be able to review new reports, detailing statistical data and steplists with UC4 Workload Automation Suite.

Since signing its first customer using SAP solutions in 1996, UC4 Software has established an installed base of over 500 SAP enterprises and gained extensive experience supporting customers automating the execution of their business-critical IT processes. UC4 Workload Automation Suite provides advanced scheduling and management of SAP batch processing. Additional solutions offered by UC4 have been certified by SAP, including UC4:global 6.0, which has achieved certified integration with SAP NetWeaver, and UC4.Executor for J2EE/JMX 5.00A, which has been SAP Certified -- Integration with SAP NetWeaver. For more information, contact your UC4 sales representative, your authorized UC4 partner or visit www.uc4.com.

About UC4 Software

UC4 Software is the leading provider of intelligent service automation solutions that enable organizations to connect IT service delivery with business demand. Combining real-time intelligence with in-time execution ensures customers can automate processes that traverse on-premises, virtualized and cloud computing platforms at low risk and cost. In excess of 1,600 organizations worldwide trust in UC4 to automate the mission-critical IT systems that drive their business operations.

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