SAP deployment requires a stronger network to connect 1,200 employees
in 21 countries
PARIS & ZURICH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Business Services has won a global wide area network (WAN) and
embedded security services contract with Oetiker
Group, a leading provider of clamping and connection solutions,
headquartered in Horgen, Switzerland.
The Orange network will connect 1,200 Oetiker employees in 21 countries
in Europe, the Americas and Asia. Managed
security services are a priority for Oetiker, so Orange Business
Services is providing a Web
protection suite with malware scanning and Zscaler, a Web filtering
bundle, as part of the solution.
Oetiker Group is consolidating its worldwide WAN infrastructure from
several providers and different technologies to the Orange network. With
IT services centralized with Orange Business Services, Oetiker will
benefit from a network built and managed by Orange Business Services
with guaranteed service levels. In addition, Oetiker wanted a global
service provider that can connect all 21 Oetiker locations worldwide to
support its implementation of a centralized SAP ERP and CRM system.
Oetiker CIO Rainer Verling said: "With our new SAP deployment and
centralized infrastructure, we had to strengthen our network and were
looking for a trusted provider that also operates our WAN with
guaranteed service levels. With Orange Business Services, we found this
partner, who is furthermore offering a complete services portfolio which
will help us in future projects."
Dr. Helmut Reisinger, senior vice president for
Europe, Russia and CIS, Orange Business Services, said:
"Orange Business Services is pleased to provide Oetiker the network
breadth complemented with the network and security expertise needed to
meet its current and future business requirements. We look forward to
providing Oetiker the optimum combination of global network and
communications solutions that will enable it to provide superior service
to its customers while optimizing internal productivity."
About Oetiker Group
The Oetiker Group is a global leader in clamping and connection
solutions for a wide range of applications.
Founded in Horgen, Switzerland in 1942, the Oetiker Group serves
customers in over 70 countries and is a global leader in clamping and
connection solutions. Oetiker designs, manufactures and distributes
clamps, rings and quick connectors as well as appropriate assembly
solutions. Oetiker's connecting solutions can be found in Automotive and
Industrial applications. Their global network of professionals,
application engineering centers, tool service centers, R&D support and
production facilities make Oetiker a strong partner. The proximity and
close cooperation to customers enables Oetiker to develop innovative
solutions that exceed the expectations of clients.
Oetiker is a privately held company with more than 1200 employees
worldwide in 21 locations across Europe, Americas and Asia. Oetiker is
compliant with the following standards: ISO9001:2008, ISO/TS16949:2004,
ISO14001:2004 and NSF.
More on: www.oetiker.com
About Orange Business Services
Orange Business Services, the Orange branch dedicated to B2B services,
is a leading global integrator of communications solutions for
multinational corporations. With the world's largest, seamless network
for voice and data, Orange Business Services reaches 220 countries and
territories with local support in more than 160. Offering a
comprehensive package of communication services covering cloud
computing, enterprise mobility, M2M, security, unified communications,
videoconferencing, and broadband, Orange Business Services delivers a
best-in-class customer experience across a global landscape. Thousands
of enterprise customers and 1.4 million mobile data users rely on an
Orange Business Services international platform for communicating and
conducting business. Orange Business Services was awarded four of the
telecom industry's highest accolades at the annual World Communication
Awards 2013 - Best Global Operator, Best Cloud Service, Best Enterprise
Service and Best Small Business Service. Orange Business Services is the
only seven-time winner of Best Global Operator. Learn more at www.orange-business.com
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at March 31, 2014. Orange is listed on the NYSE Euronext Paris (symbol
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Source: Orange Business Services