Branded business and technology solutions supplier and implementer Lorge has achieved Gold Partner status with SAP Business One in South Africa.

The announcement was made after the recent SAP PartnerEdge Awards ceremony for 2007 at which Lorge was also voted a top three partner in the Reseller of the Year and Achievement of Excellence categories.
Eugene Olivier, director of Lorge’s SAP Business One business unit, says that SAP had emabarked upon a new partner agreement model that rates partners in the categories of Associate, Silver or Gold.
“We shall be rated every quarter on an ongoing basis and align ourselves wholeheartedly with this drive by SAP to ensure excellence in the implementation support and service of SAP Business One software solutions,” says Olivier.
He adds that the ratings were largely based upon sales volumes and in-house expertise.
“South Africa is a growth market for ERP business solutions based on SAP Business One and we look forward to playing our part in supporting that growth and providing our customers with software platforms for their success.”