Hyderabad: Satyam Computer Services Ltd. (NYSE: SAY) has achieved one of the fastest implementations of SAP worldwide with the implementation of its customised ERP for Eagle Insurance, an insurance major in Sri Lanka.
Satyam implemented SAP for Eagle's general ledger management information taking it live successfully within a period of 7 weeks, making Eagle the first company in Sri Lanka to implement the latest version of SAP [4.7].
Sunjeewani Kotakadeniya, the Project Manager of Eagle SAP, said, "The benchmark implementation period for SAP is said to be approximately 7 to 9 months for this kind of an implementation. But we managed to go live within 7 weeks with the total commitment and dedication of the Eagle SAP team coupled with a professional implementation partner like Satyam Computer Services Ltd. The team was committed to the goal and exceeded the expectations of the company."
Lauding the efforts of Eagle Insurance, Subu D Subramanian, director and senior vice president, Satyam commented, "Satyam values its partnership with Eagle Insurance in their business value creation for shareholders. Implementation of SAP Enterprise Version for Eagle Insurance is another milestone for SatyamSAP, the largest SAP solutions provider from the Indian subcontinent. This is one of the first implementations of its kind in Sri Lanka and we are happy to implement this business critical project for Eagle Insurance in a record time to their complete delight ".
In its pursuit to manage long-term risks and deliver best results to its shareholders, Eagle selected SAP as their long-term financial solution to significantly enhance operational efficiency in providing MI while achieving cost reductions in maintenance. With the short implementation cycle, the company also saves a significant amount