SYBASE ANALYST DAY, NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE — Sybase, Inc. (NYSE: SY), an industry leader in enterprise and mobile software, today announced that it has been awarded a 2010 SAP® Pinnacle Award in the “Technology Innovator of the Year” category. SAP Pinnacle Awards are granted to leading SAP partners that have excelled in enhancing the customer experience, addressing critical issues such as accelerating co-innovation and improving return on investment. Winners were selected based on over 230 nominations in 27 categories received from partners and SAP employees. Sybase received the award at a special awards ceremony held on the eve of SAPPHIRE® NOW, SAP’s international customer conference held in Orlando, Fla. May 16 – 19.
“By extending the availability of SAP’s enterprise software solutions, Sybase’s powerful mobile infrastructure platform allows companies around the world to run their business from any device, driving a new wave of enterprise productivity and empowering enterprises to transform the way they connect with their customers and enable their employees,” said Willie Jow, vice president of Mobility Marketing, Sybase. “The pairing between the market leader in enterprise applications with the market leader in enterprise mobility enables users to make informed, timely business decisions and stay in close contact with their customers, suppliers, partners and employees.”
Sybase and SAP are now delivering two new mobile solutions to the SAP community - Sybase Mobile Sales for SAP® CRM and Sybase Mobile Workflow for SAP® Business Suite. Built on the proven mobile infrastructure of the Sybase Mobility Platform, these tools provide SAP customers with an "out-of- the-box" solution for mobilizing their SAP applications while giving them with the flexibility to customize and expand to meet their unique business needs.
“The SAP ecosystem, through our partners and communities, continuously drives growth and success for our joint customers,” said S. Singh Mecker, senior vice president and head, Global Ecosystem and Partner Group, SAP. “Our partners play a vital role in SAP’s innovation efforts and in helping customers meet their most essential business challenges. We applaud Sybase on its commitment and dedication to the SAP partnership. They have excelled in co-innovating with SAP to deliver unparalleled value and mutual business success to our joint customers.”