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Gimmal to Showcase First SAP Integration to Office 365 Advanced Data Governance

Gimmal Workplace for SAP enables governance events that occur in SAP to drive Office 365 Advanced Data Governance.

Houston, TX - September 26, 2017 - Gimmal LLC, the market leader in information governance and compliance and content services for SAP® on SharePoint® and Office 365, will be showcasing their solution to Office 365 Advanced Data Governance for event based retention at Microsoft Ignite, September 25-29 in Orlando, Florida.

The Gimmal solutions for governance and compliance work with Office 365 to deliver a complete Enterprise Content Management Platform for SAP ECC and S/4HANA. Customers using SAP and the Advanced Data Governance features of Office 365 can now effortlessly manage the lifecycle, retention, and disposition of content with the Advanced Data Governance events based retention feature in the Security and Compliance Center. These event instances are automatically generated by the Gimmal solution as the result of changes to transactions and master data records in SAP. This innovative feature automates time-consuming manual entry of business events driving the application of policy and retention for content stored in Office 365.

“Gimmal Workplace for SAP is the only SAP certified solution on the market that enables Office 365 to be an SAP Content Repository. Gimmal Workplace for SAP and Office 365 Advanced Data Governance gives our customers an added level of compliance automation.” said David Quackenbush, CEO of Gimmal. “Our capabilities with SAP and Office 365 Advanced Data Governance provides a more complete and seamless solution with automated content governance.”

Sanjay Ramaswamy, Principal Program Manager - Office 365 Information Protection Engineering says, “We recognize that not all documents originate in our platform and events occur in other systems of record, like SAP, which require actions to be taken on our content. Interoperation between Office 365 Advanced Data Governance and Gimmal, allows our customers to take full advantage of an enterprise governance solution leveraging a single set of policies and classifications driven by Office 365."

About Gimmal

Gimmal provides the solutions organizations need to find information, govern content, improve business processes, and ensure records are in compliance on SharePoint® and Office 365. Gimmal software automates processes, helps achieve interoperability between SharePoint® and SAP®, and improves productivity across your organization at the lowest possible cost. Learn more at www.gimmal.com.

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