The German Technical Inspection Authority, TÜV SÜD, has taken on the Business Intelligence solutions from the Stuttgart based BI specialist, Reboard, for mobile reporting and access to its SAP Business Warehouse. Thanks to Reboard’s cross-platform software, the TÜV SÜD Management Board can now access relevant, centrally stored corporate data via smartphones and tablet PCs. The available mobile information includes key reports, sales figures and data on business units.
Mario Rüger, Head of Business Intelligence at TÜV SÜD, explains: "Reboard offers us tremendous flexibility. By making our business data mobile, our management can now analyse data, verify cost-efficiency and status of individual business units at anytime, no matter where they are in the world."
Kai Wachter, Reboard CEO, adds: "We are delighted that TÜV SÜD, an innovative, technical service, has decided on a Reboard solution. Our Business Intelligence links to multiple data sources whilst maintaining high security standards. Our products fit the requirements of our customers – which is precisely why TÜV SÜD opted for Reboard. "
Cross-platform access to multiple data sources
Apart from SAP, Reboard is the only German supplier of a cross-platform mobile BI solution. Reboard quickly provides an overview of key data and corporate information to ‘on the go’ decision makers and sales staff. BI reports can be accessed and used via mobile devices, such as tablet PCs and smartphones.
Reboard is available for all major mobile operating systems such as iOS, Android and BlackBerry. Through Reboard’s open BI server, Reboard is able to access a variety of data sources and BI systems including: SAP BW, SAP BO, SAP ERP, Cognos, Hyperion, Microsoft, MS Excel, Google Analytics, to name a few.
Reboard (reboard.net) is a universal mobile reporting and Business Intelligence solution for medium and large sized companies. Its products allow users to securely and easily connect to multiple company data sources, including SAP BW/BO, Oracle and SQL Servers, Excel, Google Analytics and others. All major smartphone and tablet PC operating systems are supported – iOS, Android and BlackBerry. Thanks to a fast and easy installation, Reboard can be installed within a few hours. A crisp design and intuitive usability has convinced clients from a number of varying sectors and industries including pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, manufacturing, mechanical engineering and service providers. The company was founded in 2010 in Stuttgart, Germany.
About TÜV SÜD in Germany
"Choose certainty. Add value." is the core philosophy of the services TÜV SÜD provides to its clients. Headquartered in Munich, Germany, the technical service corporation is far more than a mere testing and inspection organization. TÜV SÜD's experts and technology consultants are committed and responsible partners in their clients' processes, offering comprehensive industry expertise and services along their clients’ entire value chains and focusing on their core competencies of Consulting, Testing, Certification and Training.
Over 17,000 employees worldwide – over 10,000 of whom are in Germany – are involved in the optimization of technology, systems and know-how. In 2010, TÜV SÜD increased its consolidated revenue from EUR 1.43 billion to EUR 1.55 billion – a year-on-year growth of ten per cent. TÜV SÜD generates roughly two-thirds of its revenue in Germany.