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Tax Integration 1.0 with SAP S/4HANA® Cloud for USA by Vertex Achieves SAP-Certified Integration, Earns “Co-Innovated with SAP®” Status

August 21, 2018

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 21, 2018--Vertex, Inc., a leading provider of tax technology and services, announced that its Tax Integration 1.0 with SAP S/4HANA ® Cloud for USA by Vertex has achieved SAP ® certification as integrated with SAP S/4HANA ® Cloud and has earned “co-innovated with SAP” status.

The “co-innovated with SAP” initiative is designed to help partners through the entire development lifecycle that culminates with a fully tested and certified solution. It is an end-to-end program of guided services offered by the SAP Partner Innovation Lifecycle Services organization that helps partners take their products to market.

“I am pleased Vertex, a long time SAP partner, successfully earned the co-innovated with SAP status,” said Nandagopal B. Prasad, senior vice president and head of partner innovation lifecycle services at SAP. “Vertex worked closely with SAP to achieve co-innovated with SAP status for integration of their Vertex ® Cloud Indirect Tax solution with this new open API.”

This latest integration between “Tax Integration 1.0 with SAP S/4HANA ® Cloud for USA by Vertex” and SAP S/4HANA Cloud enables a simpler and faster implementation timeline, as well as enabling improvements to overall customer experience. Vertex indirect tax solutions support accurate, automated sales and use tax calculations, as well as signature-ready returns. Mutual customers can easily access Vertex indirect tax solutions from the SAP ® App Center.

“In recognition of our 20-year partnership with SAP, we are honored to co-innovate on a new cloud integration approach for SAP Cloud Platform,” said Paul Beirnes, director of strategic partnerships at Vertex. “We’re proud to continue our successful relationship with SAP as the first tax technology partner to be SAP S/4HANA Cloud certified with the ‘co-innovated with SAP’ status.”

The SAP ® Integration and Certification Center (part of the SAP Partner Innovation Lifecycle Services organization) has announced that “Tax Integration 1.0 with SAP S/4HANA ® Cloud for USA by Vertex” integrates with SAP S/4HANA Cloud using standard integration technologies. SAP S/4HANA is the next-generation business suite, built on SAP HANA ®, with on-premise and cloud deployment options. It is designed to act as the digital core, helping customers drive digital transformation across their entire organizations, taking advantage of the award-winning, role-based user experience of SAP Fiori ®.

About Vertex

Vertex, Inc. is a leading provider of tax technology and services, enabling companies of all sizes to realize the full strategic potential of the tax function by automating and integrating tax processes, while leveraging advanced and predictive analytics of tax data. Vertex provides cloud-based and on-premise solutions that can be tailored to specific industries for every major line of tax, including income, sales and consumer use, value added and payroll. Headquartered in Pennsylvania, and with offices worldwide, Vertex is a privately held company that employs over 900 professionals and serves companies across the globe.

For more information about Vertex, visit our website or follow Vertex on Twitter @vertexinc.

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CONTACT: Vertex, Inc.

Tricia Schafer-Petrecz, 484-595-6142

tricia.schafer-petrecz@vertexinc.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA PENNSYLVANIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY DATA MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE OTHER TECHNOLOGY PROFESSIONAL SERVICES ACCOUNTING CONSULTING FINANCE OTHER PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

SOURCE: Vertex, Inc.

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