Service Provider and System Integrator ViCi Consulting, Partners with Magic Software

  • Or Yehuda, Israel
  • June 1, 2010

Magic Software Enterprises Benelux, a subsidiary of Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. (NASDAQ: MGIC), a global provider of cloud and on-premise enabled application platform and business and process integration solutions, today announced a new partnership with ViCi Consulting, a Netherlands based service provider and system integrator. 

Using Magic Software’s iBOLT code-free business integration platform, ViCi will complement its product portfolio and existing expertise in large-scale integration projects involving the SAP® ERP application, as well as projects aimed at small businesses and mid-size companies (SMBs), involving the SAP Business One application.

“The partnership with Magic Software enables us to extend our product portfolio with iBOLT business integration capabilities,” said Peter van Adrichem, director of ViCi Consulting. “It will allow us to serve existing and new customers with a scalable, high-level and cost- effective SOA-based integration solution.”

“We are pleased to be partnering with ViCi Consulting, a leading system integrator and service provider in our region,” said John Verwaaijen, general manager for Magic Software Benelux. “With the iBOLT integration suite as part of ViCi’s arsenal, their customers can significantly expand the scope and range of their applications without the need to employ large, specialist integration teams.”

With more than 50 iBOLT adapters, wizards, services and methods, iBOLT allows organizations to rapidly integrate diverse applications to create continuous business processes. Through integration, iBOLT helps companies get more value from their IT investments by automating manual and repetitive workflows and freeing staff to focus on their core tasks. With an integrated view of company data, management can make more informed business decisions, get more value from each business interaction and achieve faster time to market for their products and services.

The iBOLT platform is used in hundreds of integration projects worldwide. Magic Software’s partners in Benelux include, among others, ViCi Consulting, Forza Consulting, Extendas, Magic Hands and Caresoft. 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 and the “2006 ISV Partner Quality Excellence Award” from SAP America and the “2008 Global Solution Partner Award” from SAP AG.

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Notes for Editors
iBOLT’s code-free approach is facilitated by a pre-compiled and pre-configured coding engine based upon Magic Software’s 25 years of application development experience. This enables both simple and complex business processes to be designed and implemented quickly and easily – and also makes it more cost-efficient to assimilate and integrate future IT application acquisitions.

iBOLT is a code-free business and process integration suite. The product works seamlessly with solutions such as SAP Business OneSAP ERPSalesforce.comOracle JD EdwardsIBM i applications and databases (AS/400), Lotus Notes applications, forms and databases, healthcare systems using HL7Microsoft Dynamics CRMMicrosoft 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 is a Salesforce.com Appexchange certified product and Magic Software is a Salesforce.com AppExchange partner with customers in multiple industry verticals worldwide.

About ViCi Consulting
ViCi Consulting, founded in 1998, is specialist in integration solutions with expertise in SAP software, and is a TIBCO and Magic Software’s iBOLT partner. It offers a full portfolio of services aimed at architecture, analyses, implementation and support. ViCi professionals are knowledge-driven and are continuously developing their broad project experience. ViCi converts functional processes in implementations in and across organizations and systems. All solutions are adjusted to the specific business processes. Successful projects were executed at Philips, T-Mobile and Essent, among others. ViCi offices are located in Eindhoven (NL), Barendrecht (NL) and Cambridge (USA).

ViCi solutions are offered in support of the following SAP solutions: SAP ERP Financials, SAP Supply Chain Management, SAP Customer Relationship Management, the SAP NetWeaver® technology platform SAP Business One and SAP Business All-in-One. ViCi solutions also support TIBCO, and iBOLT. ViCi services contain functionality in support of business process management, complex event processing, service-oriented architecture and enterprise application integration. ViCi also offers support services, which manage and optimize business applications and service architectures.

About Magic Software
Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. (NASDAQ: MGIC) is a global provider of multiple-mode 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, salesforce.com, IBM and Oracle. For more information about Magic Software and its products and services, visit www.magicsoftware.com, and for more about our industry-related news, business issues and trends, read the Magic Software Blog.

Except for the historical information contained herein, the matters discussed in this news release include forward-looking statements that may involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Actual results may vary significantly based upon a number of factors including, but not limited to, risks in product and technology development, market acceptance of new products and continuing product conditions, both here and abroad, release and sales of new products by strategic resellers and customers, and other risk factors detailed in the Company’s most recent annual report and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Magic is the trademark of Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. SAP, SAP NetWeaver and all SAP logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of SAP AG in Germany and in several other countries. Microsoft SharePoint® and Microsoft Dynamics CRM are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. Oracle, JD Edwards, JD Edwards World and JD Edwards EnterpriseOne are trademarks or registered trademarks of Oracle and/or its affiliates. All other trademarks are the trademarks of their respective owners.

Magic Software Media Contacts:

USA    
Cathy Caldeira
    
Metis Communications    
Tel: +1-617-236-0500 
Email: magicsoftware@metiscomm.com
UK
Ranbir Sahota

Vitis PR Agency
Tel: +44 (0)121 242 8048
Email: ranbir@vitispr.com
Netherlands
Maarten Westdorp

Magic Software
Tel. +31306566266
Email: mwestdorp@magicsoftware.com
Others
Arita Mattsoff
Magic Software
Tel. +972 (0)3 538 9292
Email: arita@magicsoftware.com


ViCi Consulting Media Contact:

Louis Mutsaers
ViCi Consulting
Tel: +31402436820 
Email: louis.mutsaers@vici-nl.com