EPAM Systems to Present at SAPPHIRE® 2004 How Its Development Experience With SAP® xApps™ and SAP NetWeaver™ Can Benefit Customers

Press Release:

New Orleans - May 11, 2004 - EPAM Systems, Inc., a global provider of software development and outsourcing services, will present to customers at SAPPHIRE® 2004 its development expertise with the SAP® xApps™ portfolio of packaged composite applications and the SAP NetWeaver™ open integration and application platform. EPAM has been involved in a wide range of activities from application prototyping to development and support for over seven years of successful collaboration with SAP. EPAM will highlight for attendees of SAPPHIRE 2004, the SAP international customer conference held here May 11-13, a view of SAP xApps and SAP NetWeaver as the most effective and radical solutions that bridge the gap between best business practices and traditional software applications.

For companies currently using or considering using SAP solutions and partner companies concerned with the challenge of getting value from the "disconnected silos" of multiple business applications, EPAM offers the following:

  • Integration of enterprise applications on SAP NetWeaver, provided by an experienced team
  • Faster implementation of SAP solutions and partners' SAP xApps portfolio of software products
  • SAP xApps portfolio design and expedited development of new custom cross-applications
  • Value of cost-efficient outsourcing services

EPAM has leveraged its expertise accumulated during the past two years as an outsourced development resource for SAP xApps, working alongside SAP engineers from Walldorf, Germany; Palo Alto, California; and Bangalore, India. During this time, EPAM has completed more than 220,000 hours of development experience with SAP xApps and SAP NetWeaver. In 2002 and 2003 EPAM was involved in the development of the first shipped SAP xApp Resource and Program Management (SAP xApp RPM) as well as other SAP xApps packaged composite applications.

The EPAM team focused on SAP xApps consists of experienced developers, architects and business consultants with in-depth knowledge of SAP NetWeaver. During this period they have gained experience in SAP NetWeaver capabilities, such as portal and knowledge management, integration broker, Business Intelligence, Master Data Management and Java developer tools.


About EPAM Systems

EPAM Systems is a leading provider of software development outsourcing services, e-business, enterprise relationship management, and knowledge and content management solutions. Established in 1993 in Princeton, New Jersey, EPAM Systems has technology development centers in Moscow, Russia, Minsk, Belarus, and Budapest, Hungary. EPAM solves advanced business and technology issues using a delivery model that combines both onsite and remote services, and was the first technology firm in Europe to achieve CMMI Level 4 certification.

EPAM's customer base includes Reuters, Samsung America, Colgate-Palmolive, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, Mandalay Resort Group, Halliburton among others. In the technology world, EPAM provides services to firms such as SAP, Hyperion, BEA Systems, Microsoft, SUN Microsystems, and others. For further information, see our website at www.epam.com.

SAP, xApps, SAP NetWeaver, SAPPHIRE, R/3 and all other SAP product and service names mentioned herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of SAP AG in Germany and in several other countries around the world. All other product and service names mentioned are the trademarks of their respective companies.

For further information, please contact: press@epam.com