Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. (NASDAQ: MGIC), a global provider of software platforms for enterprise mobility, cloud applications, and business integration, announced today the winners of the 2013 Magic Software Americas Awards. The firms and individuals recognized for their innovation and outstanding efforts are Sony DADC, Grupo Repullo, Andy Jerison of Chemstation International, and Rami Meluban of RND.
Sony DADC of Terre Haute, Indiana received the Innovation Award as an end-user organization that has implemented the Magic xpi Integration Platform for JD Edwards to automate regulatory compliance, streamline business processes and improve operational performance. Sony DADC uses Magic to automate business processes including: interfaces between JD Edwards and their New Media Solutions application for international invoicing of Sony Pictures movie editing and creation; purchasing and inventory interfaces between JD Edwards and Oracle Manufacturing; and regulatory compliance interfaces for specialized requirements in Brazil, such as Nota Fiscal Eletrinica (NFE) and reporting to the Sefaz tax authorities.
Andy Jerison of Chemstation International and Rami Meluban of RND shared the award for Outstanding Magic Community Leader. Both individuals were recognized for their unselfish contributions to the advancement of the Magic community. Jerison, Senior Software Engineer of Chemstation is a recognized leader in the Magic development community with more than a decade of experience with the Magic xpa Application Platform. Chemstation has also recently begun using the Magic xpi Integration Platform. “I enjoy the sense of community that comes with being a Magic developer,” said Jerison. “One of the great things about using Magic over the years has been how so many developers are willing to help one another and share the benefit of their experience.”
Meluban of RND agreed, “There is a sense of community among Magic customers and I think that’s one of the reasons why I am always willing to help other developers.” RND was instrumental in helping Boston Medical Center to connect with Magic’s Professional Services department which developed a mobile app for the hospital. “It’s nice to see innovation extend to users like Boston Medical Center and to know I played a part in that,” said Meluban.
Grupo Repullo, operating as Magic Brazil, received the Partner of the Year Award. Grupo Repullo serves a thriving community of national distributors, business partners and customers in Latin America and has helped launch innovative uses of the Magic xpa Application Platform and the Magic xpi Integration Platform across Brazil and South America. Magic Brazil customers include AC SOLUÇÕES, NBC Bank Brasil, Pen-sar, Seconci, and Cassems.
“We salute and appreciate our many Magic customers and partners and are proud to award special recognition to these select companies and individuals for their exceptional leadership and innovation in the use of Magic products during this year,” said Regev Yativ, President and CEO of Magic Americas.
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