Ashdod port integrates SAP and ORACLE using Magic Software’s iBOLT business integration suite

  • Or Yehuda, Israel
  • July 21, 2010

Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. (NASDAQ: MGIC), a global provider of cloud and on-premise enabled application platform and business integration solutions, together with Comm-IT, today announced a new contract with the Israeli Ashdod port, for the supply of Magic Software’s iBOLT business integration suite.

Using the iBOLT integration suite, Ashdod port will manage several procedures including the container release process and the integration of employee data within the SAP system and ORACLE database.

Releasing containers is typically a complex process which requires interfacing with different data systems and platforms. Using iBOLT, the Ashdod port will be able to manage the entire process faster, and with a significant reduction in human errors.

iBOLT will also be used to automatically synchronize the port’s employee data which is stored on both the SAP system and ORACLE database and which, until now, had to be manually updated every time a change was made to either system.

Commenting on the deal, Itzhak Shabtai, CIO for the Ashdod port says, “After reviewing several options, we chose the iBOLT integration suite for its significant ROI benefits. The iBOLT integration suite will allow us to manage complicated processes while saving the port time and considerable expense. iBOLT provides us with a full, real-time view of all systems in our organization”.

Yoram Aharon, CEO for Magic Software Israel, “Choosing iBOLT as its integration platform emphasises the importance Ashdod port ascribes to achieving efficient business process synchronization and data integration. By utilizing iBOLT’s code-free, business-ready approach, Ashdod port will be implementing an integration project that’s easier to conceptualize, design and complete to their unique business specifications”. 

Through integration, iBOLT helps companies get more value from their IT investments by automating manual and repetitive workflows and freeing sales teams to focus on selling. With an integrated view of company data, management and employees can make more informed business decisions, get more value from each business interaction and achieve faster time to market for their products and services.

iBOLT Resources

Notes for Editors

iBOLT is a code-free business and process integration suite. The product works seamlessly with solutions such as SAP Business One, SAP ERP,, Oracle JD Edwards, IBM i applications and databases (AS/400), Lotus Notes applications, forms and databases, healthcare systems using HL7, Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Microsoft SharePoint, EDI systems, and many more.

iBOLT versions 2.5 and 3 have been certified by SAP. Magic Software is also the recipient of the “2005 Solution Partner Leadership in Innovation” award, the “2006 ISV Partner Quality Excellence Award” from SAP America and the “2008 Global Solution Partner Award” from SAP AG.

iBOLT 3 is a AppExchange certified product and Magic Software is a AppExchange partner.

About Magic Software

Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. (NASDAQ: MGIC) is a global provider of on-premise and cloud-enabled application platform solutions – including full client, rich internet applications (RIA), mobile or Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) modes – and business and process integration solutions. Magic Software has 13 offices worldwide and a presence in over 50 countries with a global network of ISVs, system integrators, value-added distributors and resellers, as well as consulting and OEM partners. The company’s award-winning, code-free solutions give partners and customers the power to leverage existing IT resources, enhance business agility and focus on core business priorities.  Magic Software’s technological approach, product roadmap and corporate strategy are recognized by leading industry analysts. Magic Software has partnerships with global IT leaders including SAP AG,, IBM and Oracle. For more information visit about Magic Software and its products and services, visit, and for more about our industry-related news, business issues and trends, read the Magic Software Blog.

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