Helsinki Metropolia UAS enhances its offer to students.

Oslo, – 16.4.2013 – Neptune Software Ltd signed an agreement with Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences to use their SAP HTML5 designer as a development tool in their curriculum.

Helsinki Metropolia UAS signed an agreement with Neptune Software to enhance their offering to its students. Today they are using SAP as part of their offering and curriculum giving the students hands-on experience. With the consumeration trend, employees are asking for mobile enterprise applications and more user friendly interfaces. Now Helsinki Metropolia UAS extend their hands on experience offering enabling its students to develop SAP mobile solutions and new SAP desktop UI with the Neptune Application Designer.

“By working with the Neptune Application Designer our students has a tool that is easily intergrated to our SAP system enabling them to develop end-user friendly applications to Phone, Tablet and Desktop. The Neptune Application Designer accomplishes this by using HTML5 and frameworks from jQuery, jQuery UI, jQuery Mobile, Phonegap and Wijmo – which is also great for the students to get knowledge about, says Sakari Lind, Senior Lecturer at Helsinki Metropolia UAS. The designer enables easy access to SAP processes with mobile friendly UI, he continues.

Mutual cooperation and joint gains

We are really exited about this agreement, the University can now enhance their current offering with the ability to develop fantastic SAP user interfaces. Close contact with students is important, this is the next generation workers and leaders and this will support us in meeting the future needs and therefore significant to us, says CEO in Neptune Software Ole-Andre Haugen

About Helsinki Metropolia UAS

Helsinki Metropolia UAS is Finland’s largest university of applied sciences with 16,700 students. Metropolia educates future professionals in the fields of culture, business, health care and social services, and technology.  There are altogether 68 degree programs in Metropolia – 15 of them in English.

Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences is a facilitator of networking between higher education institution experts and the labour market. Metropolia is a reliable partner and an innovator in higher education. Through cooperation we discover new ideas and solutions to build a better future.

About Neptune Software AS

Neptune Software is a Norwegian software company that has developed the Neptune Application Designer (NAD). With Neptune Application Designer, SAP customers are free to design user interface and easily connect business logic from its back-end SAP system. The company is headquartered in Oslo, has an office in Hamburg and Silicon Valley, US. Today the company has 22 resellers in 15 countries, 21 customers and 110 000 licensed users.

Neptune Software is a “SAP Solution and Technology Partner” and Neptune Application Designer is SAP certified “SAP Add-on”.

For more information contact:

Sakari Lind
Senior Lecturer at Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences
T: +358503698796

Ole-Andre Haugen
Co-Founder & CEO, Neptune Software
T: +47 908 46 995