WALLDORF, Germany, March 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) today announced the availability of SAP® Visual Enterprise applications, which represent the initial offerings resulting from the acquisition of Right Hemisphere 3-D visualization technologies. The new software combines the inherent strength of SAP® Business Suite with related visual product and plant content, providing existing and new SAP customers access to contextual and reliable visual information in an intuitive visual format.
Improved time to market, more efficient operational processes, higher productivity and superior product and service quality are just a few of the benefits customers can derive from deploying SAP Visual Enterprise applications. Specifically, the software enables collaborative views of products and assets, guides manufacturing and maintenance processes through animated assembly and repair instructions and facilitates better business directions with integrated business and visual information.
SAP Visual Enterprise software consists of three core products:
-- SAP® Visual Enterprise Generator application: a processing engine that translates nearly any 3-D computer-aided design (CAD) file into a lightweight file format used in downstream processes. It can also be configured to support specific work processes in engineering, manufacturing and maintenance. -- SAP® Visual Enterprise Author application: an end-user application that creates animated procedures, 3-D embedded documents and high-definition imagery. -- SAP® Visual Enterprise Viewer application: a lightweight, powerful, easy-to-use, free-of-charge end-user tool to view and interact with the authored and published content.
"SAP is committed to providing advanced technologies that give value to our customers by enhancing their experience with SAP Business Suite," said Hans Thalbauer, senior vice president, Line of Business Solutions for Supply Chain and R&D, SAP. "SAP Visual Enterprise applications integrated with SAP Business Suite bring to the user a complete new 'view' of their data, while combining visual information with business content improves collaboration, enables better decision-making and drives faster time to market for our customers."
Janice Edman, +1 (650) 223-4817, firstname.lastname@example.org, PST
SOURCE SAP AG