The implementation of SAP Student Lifecycle Management (SLcM) at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam by itelligence has won Gold in the SAP Quality Awards 2011 in the Medium to Large implementation category in the Netherlands.
itelligence worked in close cooperation with everyone at the VU and Walter Groen to deliver a full scope implementation of SLcM, many interfaces and a wide range of student self services via SharePoint.
According to Anne Kaldewaij (Program Manager): “The business benefits achieved through the project are a full-fledged up-to-date solution for all educational business processes within the university, a unique user friendly self service portal for all students, close cooperation between all faculties, IT center, and Student Services and processes which are ready for achieving financial benefits in the coming years.”
Each year, SAP presents these awards to recognize customers who have achieved excellence in planning and executing their SAP projects and programs, delivering significant benefits to their organizations. The SAP Quality Awards celebrate customers in EMEA that use SAP’s ten quality principles in key focus areas to:
- Effectively manage software implementations marked by complex technical and business process requirements
- Make the extraordinary look ordinary, excelling in execution and delivering significant benefits
- Achieve fast, low-cost implementations to meet today’s demands for fast time to value
Through the Active Quality Management organization, SAP is taking action to work closer with its partners and customers. SAP wants to better mitigate risks and ensure that implementations of SAP solutions are successful. Read the best practices, which SAP has collated based on implementations by previous award winners, customers’ and partners’ feedback, and our own experience with numerous implementations.