Infotech Lead America: UCI International, a U.S. manufacturer in the automotive aftermarket, has selected Rimini Street to support its Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) applications.
Rimini Street, a third-party maintenance provider for enterprise software, says UCI International is saving substantial annual support fees.
selected Rimini Street based on the ability to continue running its Oracle E-Business Suite R11 release for up to 10 years or longer without any required upgrades.
Rimini Street is helping UCI International to meet its budget goals while focusing resources and staff on key strategic business and IT initiatives.
The company is also benefiting from Rimini Street’s support services and maximizing the return on investment in its stable Oracle E-Business Suite system.
“The Oracle E-Business Suite R11 applications are full-featured and stable and can support our business operations for many years to come,” said UCI International’s chief information officer Mark Wikingstad.
UCI International will benefit as it receives support for its customizations at no additional cost, as well as support for interoperability, performance and interfaces also included at no additional fee.
Rimini Street helps drive significant reductions in related support and maintenance costs with savings of up to 90 percent in total overall support costs.
Seth Ravin, Rimini Street CEO, said: “We provide support cost savings of up to 90 percent. Oracle E-Business Suite licensees are realizing that in addition to saving 50 percent in annual support fees, they can defer costly upgrades for many years by utilizing Rimini Street’s support services.”