Chemicals firm Kemira selects TPG PSLink to integrate Microsoft Project Server with SAP

TPG The Project Group signs up new partner in Finland

Together with its new partner in Finland, the IT service provider Tietotalo Infocenter Oy, TPG The Project Group has started work on an extensive new project at Kemira Oyj, a global chemical company based in Finland. For Kemira’s R&D function Tietotalo is implementing an enterprise-wide project management system based on Microsoft Enterprise Project Management (EPM) and SharePoint. The TPG PSLink product is being used to enable the bidirectional integration of SAP and Microsoft Project.

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(businesspress24) - “Kemira’s management wanted to ensure that the integration of Microsoft Project Server with SAP would be completed rapidly,” comments Ville Vakkilainen, Director, Project Business Unit at Tietotalo. “Our customer’s decision to use TPG PSLink for this project was mainly based on its SAP certification and multiple customer references,” he adds. The TPG product provides a user-friendly project management environment in which data from SAP and Microsoft Project Server are synchronized in the background. Users from project management and accounting can continue to use the tools they are most familiar with. The product also eliminates the need for dual data management in the two systems, while ensuring a high level of user acceptance.

Having already signed up a partner in Denmark, the alliance with project management specialist Tietotalo in Finland represents the next step forward for TPG in the Nordic market. “The Finnish market offers significant potential for our product range,” notes Stavros Georgantzis, Managing Director of TPG The Project Group. “With Tietotalo, we have a highly qualified and experienced Microsoft partner with customers in several promising industries, such as energy. As our products complement and extend Microsoft Project, they offer multiple benefits to Tietotalo’s customers.”

TPG is headquartered in Munich, Germany and has subsidiaries in the USA, UK and Austria as well as a global network of authorized partners. All partners are specialized in Microsoft EPM based solutions and sell and implement TPG’s products. TPG currently has partners in 16 countries, including Australia, Brazil, Singapore, South Africa and Thailand.

Further information about TPG PSLink, which integrates Microsoft Project with SAP, is available at www.theprojectgroup.com/pslink



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About Tietotalo
Tietotalo Infocenter Oy is a Finland-based IT services company specialized in project and portfolio management, e-business and digital communications solutions based on Microsoft EPM and SharePoint technology, InfoWeb (CMS), EPiServer (CMS), InfoGate (a reservations system) and InfoMessenger (an email marketing tool). Tietotalo’s customer base covers all industries, including energy and tourism.


About TPG The Project Group
TPG The Project Group GmbH, based in Munich, Germany, is an international full service provider for enterprise-wide project management. The company is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner whose services include consulting, products, solutions, hosting and training on project management and Microsoft Project. TPG’s comprehensive and leading product portfolio is built on the significant implementation experience the company has acquired since it was founded in 1998. TPG PSLink® is the world’s leading product for integrating Microsoft EPM with SAP. TPG’s range of products and services is complemented by public seminars on Microsoft Project for users and administrators and on PMI methodology (Project Management Institute). TPG increases the maturity level of its customers’ project management, making a significant contribution to their business success. It sells its products and services via its offices in Germany, Austria, USA and UK, as well as through an international network of authorized partners. TPG’s customers are large and midsized companies in all industries, including AOL, Audi, Bosch, BAE Systems, EON, GE, Harman, Infineon, MAN, Microsoft, SAP and Siemens.

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TPG The Project Group
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80796 Munich, Germany



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Press contact: Mr. Achim Schmidt-Sibeth
Email: AchimS(at)theprojectgroup.de
Phone: +49 (89) 61 55 93 51
Fax: +49 (89) 61 55 93 40

TPG The Project Group
Destouchesstr. 68
80796 Munich, Germany



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