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Enterprise Linux Today: Siemens AG Manages HR with mySAP HR and Linux

Mar 14, 2002, 20:30 (1 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Christoph Rohland for this link. ]

"Following the project kick-off in October 1998, the first milestone was achieved in May 2000. This milestone involved Siemens' payments to its some 130,000 retired staff being handled in SAP R/3 4.5B. By the end of 2001, the data for around 70,000 Siemens AG staff from all different departments was merged seamlessly in the SBS data center.

"The entire application, complete with a total of about 400,000 data records (staff and retired employees), will be operated centrally at SBS in Munich by the end of 2002. The Group is aiming to manage some 50 million data records each year in this way. The new system will be used by the Siemens HR organization's some 2,000 users, based in more than 90 HR departments. The system is based on mySAP HR software, the Linux operating system, and the Primecluster product suite along with the Primergy server series from Fujitsu Siemens Computers (FSC). Once the rollout is complete, job applications will also be processed in mySAP HR..."

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