Epicor® and IBM Unveil Packaged Technology Solution Designe
05.26.2009 – MONTERREY, Nuevo León and IRVINE, Calif - Epicor Software
Corporation (NASDAQ: EPIC), a leading provider of enterprise business software
solutions for the midmarket and divisions of Global 1000 companies, and IBM, a
global leader in the IT services market, have joined to develop “Epicor in a Box,” a
solution designed to provide small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) in the
Mexican market with the latest information technology (IT) solutions, optimize
resources and increase productivity.
The solution includes a complete suite of components specifically selected to meet
the needs of this market, including an IBM server loaded with Epicor’s enterprise
resource planning (ERP) solution, Epicor’s configuration and deployment service,
and technical support from the two companies.
Epicor is offering to the Mexican market a next-generation ERP solution, with a
foundation of 25 years of experience in designing and developing ERP solutions.
Based on the Web 2.0 and True SOA™ concepts, Epicor provides users a truly
collaborative, simple and dynamic experience. Its adaptable architecture satisfies
any organization’s needs regardless of industry or access devices for real-time
business insight anywhere.
Epicor and IBM will also offer a wide range of deployment options that meet any
organization’s technology and economic needs. For example, companies can select
on-site deployment or virtual deployment through an IBM storage hosting service.
To support SMBs, IBM also offers compelling financing plans. Epicor and IBM will be
showcasing the solution in a tour covering Mexico’s most important cities.
“We believe we are providing a very compelling ERP solution for Mexico’s business
market,” said Alejandro Benavides, vice president of operations for Epicor Latin
America. “We invite enterprises throughout the country to learn more about the
Epicor in a Box solution, and discover the multipl