ASPA has performed the version change from SAP 4.6Cc into SAP ECC 6.0 EHP6 for REMICA. For this project, besides the SAP software upgrade, it was necessary to consider the following changes in the management of the project:
• Changing the operating system platform.
• Upgrade of MS SQL data base.
• Step to UNICODE.
The project was conducted collaboratively with REMICA, using a model that allowed significant cost savings. The technical upgrade and project management were performed by ASPA, and the work of verification and functional adaptation were performed by REMICA´s internal consultants. Via the Upgrade process employed by ASPA, which contemplates the realization of several intermediate pilot projects that identify in advance the technical and functional problems and speed up the upgrade process in the following stages of the project; it was possible to make a change soft version, quickly and with significant savings in time and costs in the different functional tests.
The Grupo Remica is leader in installation and maintenance of heating, cooling and hot water sector in the community of Madrid. Currently, the Grupo Remica is one of the sector companies with more investment in R & D Innovation, exceeding half a million Euros per year and the first company that guarantees its customers the savings contract. It has a staff of 300 highly qualified professionals and is Quality Certified as ISO 9001 and Environment Certified as ISO 14001.