Wood machine specialist Otto Martin solves ‘Software-Zoo’ proALPHA ERP from Kaiserslautern the Otto Martin Maschinenbau GmbH & co. KG, July 28, 2009, is one of the world’s leading manufacturer of woodworking machines. The family-owned company has 135 employees and develops, designs, and manufactures its high-quality milling, sawing and planing machines until today exclusively at the headquarters of Ottobeuren. While Otto Martin achieved more than three quarters of its turnover abroad: are supplied through a global network of dealers Joineries, carpeting, and furniture manufacturer in Europe, but also in North America, Australia and the Middle East. The company was focused in 2007 new strategic and aspires to the comprehensive expansion of quality and technological leadership in the divisions of sawing, planing and milling for the compact and premium. However, the IT landscape developed over the years the company with many connected island solutions hardly capable of, was fast and comprehensive Business processes efficiently to represent and support.
The care of many interfaces was much too elaborate and expensive. Managing Director Rolf Krupezki decided about the purchase of a modern and integrated ERP solution. The selection process was precisely prepared and carried out tight. Initially, eight vendors in early 2008 received the specifications. Four providers were invited then to half-day presentation. In the final selection stage were simulated in a two-day workshop based on real data of corporate core processes related. Just two months after answering the requirements specification the ALPHA business solutions AG was awarded the contract to the introduction of their ERP solution proALPHA engineering finally.
For the first 70 user introduces proALPHA in future in all areas of the company including logistics and financial accounting. The impressive presentation and following the convincing performances in the workshop spoke clearly for the ALPHA business solutions AG and Acclaimed. Together they corresponded to our expectations – just perfectly on one the future software partners, on the other hand on the software itself. Last but not least the great wealth of experience the alpha business solutions have in engineering secured our decision and confirmed”, so Dipl. economic engineer Rolf-G. Krupezki. Now we can our software Zoo at Otto Martin”finally replace.” ALPHA business solutions AG the ALPHA business solutions AG is one of the leading specialists for business process optimization and the introduction of business standard software in Germany. The company was founded in 1994 as the first subsidiary of proALPHA Software AG and released in 2003 from the proALPHA group of companies. ALPHA business solutions manages more than 300 ERP projects in over 1,200 companies. The solution portfolio includes proALPHA also own developed industry solutions on basis of proALPHA besides the complete ERP solution, also, the company is also early partner of SAP for the beginning of 2008 On-demand solution SAP Business ByDesign. Thus, the company offers a wide range of powerful and requirement-oriented ERP solutions for medium-sized industrial, commercial and service companies. With a comprehensive industry expertise, many years of experience in business process optimization and ERP project management, as well as a professional software-based ERP implementation methodology, ERP projects be implemented efficiently, safely and successfully.