Baan/Garrehy Partnering Vanenburg/Rootstock for European ERP Customers

Industry Pioneers’ Companies Providing Powerful, Nimble, Reliable Solutions

Putten, The Netherlands — October 9, 2014 — Rootstock Software®, the leader in cloud manufacturing and supply chain applications, and Vanenburg Software, which designs and develops ‘‘process as an app’’ solutions,  today announced that Vanenburg has become a premier channel partner for Rootstock’s cloud-based ERP software, concentrating efforts in Europe. Vanenburg will represent Rootstock’s cloud based ERP solutions for manufacturers and distributors and will offer full service and support for European customers. The Rootstock solutions are deployed on the world’s leading cloud computing platform from®.

Jan Baan has developed his Vanenburg Software team to help customers address their current and ever changing requirements,” emphasizes industry leader Pat Garrehy, CEO of Rootstock. “It wasn’t that many years ago that we were competing with legacy ERP products.  We recently discovered that our visions for the future requirements on enterprise ERP were closely aligned. Working together, we are delivering best in class solutions that connect manufacturers and distributors with all members of their communities. We believe companies that have been getting by with systems they implemented in the run up to Y2K should and will adopt new contemporary cloud ERP solutions.”

“This partnership is all about next-generation business,” adds Baan, director of Vanenburg Group. “Combining Rootstock’s ERP solutions with Vanenburg’s social collaboration platform (Collabrr) is a vision shared by Vanenburg and Rootstock. Together, our two companies are providing all the tools a company needs to be successful in today’s rapidly changing environment.”

Both companies consider the relationship as strategic to their business visions. The combination of Vanenburg’s extensive experience in the ERP space and the robust offerings and the power of the platform from Rootstock offers European companies strong, nimble and reliable solutions for a wide spectrum of requirements.

Rootstock ERP for Manufacturers and Distributors enables manufacturers and distributors to improve supply chain visibility, monitor and lower operating costs and inventory levels, measure and improve efficiency of operations, and access Rootstock to run their business from anywhere at any time. Vanenburg’s solutions exchange and collaborate on business data with business partners for organizations of all sizes.

About Vanenburg Software

Vanenburg Software was founded in 2009 as part of the Vanenburg Group and has subsidiaries in the Netherlands and India. Vanenburg Software is an independent software and services organization and delivers process-centric solutions and (mobile) apps developed on open techniques that allow organizations to continuously improve their business operations. It has extensive experience in building enterprise web applications and mobile apps based on popular cloud platforms.

The Vanenburg core team has 30+ years of experience in enterprise software market (ERP, BPM, Smart Process Apps) – building upon a history of successful IT innovations like BaaN ERP, WebEx and Cordys.

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