Non-technical users can access SAP solutions through Microsoft® Office 365 and Google Docs™
Orlando, Fla. – May 16, 2011 – Kicking off the SAPPHIRE® NOW and the ASUG Annual Conference in Orlando, Winshuttle announced early and ongoing support of Microsoft® Office 365, allowing users to interact with SAP® business processes through cloud-based documents and forms. In addition, the company announced support in its Winshuttle Transaction product for transferring data between SAP and Google Docs™ spreadsheets.
With Office 365 and Google Docs support, non-technical users can now access sophisticated SAP solutions through cloud-based Office, SharePoint, and Google applications. The powerful combination of Winshuttle’s ERP usability solutions and cloud technology will save customers significant time and money while improving employee usability and productivity.
“Winshuttle users wanted to have the same experience with Microsoft Office 365, Google Docs and SAP that they have today with their desktop Excel app and SAP. Used in conjunction with Winshuttle, SAP users can take advantage of the cloud to access critical ERP content and interact with key business processes regardless of their location or device,” said Vikram Chalana, co-founder and CTO at Winshuttle. “We envision that the cloud will provide an opportunity for our customers to create new organizational processes that will greatly increase their business agility.”
Microsoft Office 365 combines the familiar Microsoft Office desktop suite with cloud-based versions of next-generation Microsoft communications and collaboration services, all backed by the robust security and guaranteed reliability customers expect from a world-class service provider. Google Docs is a free, Web-based word processor, spreadsheet, presentation, form and data-storage service that allows users to create and edit documents online while collaborating in real time with other users.