Project Ascent, the organization-wide ERP developed on SAP platform has gone live on the 10th of July. Manni Kantipudi, CEO of GVK BIO has officially made Project Ascent live in the presence of the core team and GVK BIO employees. He said that implementation of Project Ascent will help everyone in the organization effectively track and take control of their tasks.
During the event, Amit Rustagi, CIO noted that GVK BIO might be the first Contract Research Organization to implement SAP S/4HANA business suite. Paresh Gupta also mentioned that EMP implementation for organization of this size that would have taken about a year. But it was completed in a record time of 7 Months due to the core team’s dedication.
About SAP S/4HANA
SAP S/4HANA is an in-memory, column-oriented, relational database management system developed and marketed by SAP SE. Deployable on premise or in the cloud, SAP HANA is an in-memory data platform that lets you accelerate business processes, deliver more business intelligence, and simplify your IT environment. By providing the foundation for all your data needs, SAP HANA removes the burden of maintaining separate legacy systems and siloed data, so you can run live and make better business decisions in the new digital economy. In addition, it performs advanced analytics (predictive analytics, spatial data processing, text analytics, text search, streaming analytics, graph data processing) and includes ETL capabilities as well as an application server.
About GVK Biosciences
GVK Biosciences Private Limited (GVK BIO) is Asia’s leading Discovery Research and Chemical Development organization. GVK BIO provides a broad spectrum of services, stand-alone and integrated, across the R&D value chain. Our services consist of Discovery Chemistry, Discovery Biology and Informatics; the development services include Contract Research, Clinical Pharmacology and Process R&D. GVK BIO’s diverse portfolio of more than 150 customers includes some of the world’s largest pharmaceutical, biotechnology, agro, life-sciences companies and leading academic institutions.