NEW YORK, October 20, 2003â SunGard Energy Systems, an operating group of SunGard (NYSE: SDS), announced today its strategy to provide a single integrated suite of energy solutions called Entegrate. The Entegrate solution suite will comprise integrated modules called Entegrate Risk, Entegrate Power and Entegrate Gas that cover the front-to-back requirements of an energy company. Entegrate Next Generation is a development platform designed for large energy companies to shorten their internal new-product, custom development and integration projects.
Entegrate will bring together functionality from several SunGard energy solutions onto a unified platform that is based on SunGardâs established and industry proven energy solution, Nucleus. With Entegrate, energy companies will benefit from more comprehensive and tightly integrated commodity trading, risk management, scheduling and asset optimization technology. The Entegrate solution will provide a smooth upgrade path for existing clients of SunGard Energy Systems looking to gain new and advanced functionality while maximizing their return on technology investment.
John Andrus, president of SunGard Energy Systems, said, "Our clients and prospects tell us that they want a more streamlined and tightly integrated technology infrastructure and the ability to build upon trusted solutions and vendor partnerships. They want to be able to reduce costs, achieve greater ROI and use technology to move into new business areas. Entegrate, our unified strategic solution, provides a roadmap for current clients who want to quickly and easily migrate to new and advanced functionality, while incorporating all that they know and like about their existing application. New clients will gain rapid business advantage by relying on Entegrate for their integrated trading, risk and scheduling needs. All clients will continue to be fully supported by our focused development, client services and professional services teams."