Hard Dollar, the creator of project cost management (PCM) software for capital-intensive projects, announces that its Hard Dollar Project Cost Management 12.0 software has achieved SAP certification as powered by the SAP NetWeaver® technology platform. The solution used by several customers also using the SAP® ERP application provides the ability to access and sync up critical data in real time between Hard Dollar Project Cost Management and SAP solutions. Several existing customers including Wood Groups, Redpath, Aiken Group, and Hunter Construction are experiencing success by having PCM, scheduling and ERP capabilities integrated.

Doug Nicholas, president & CEO of Hard Dollar, commented, "Our customers that have adopted the modern IT architecture for project-driven enterprises (i.e. with PCM, ERP and scheduling capabilities integrated) are reporting increased yearly revenue growth. Project owners are demanding a new level of service, data exchange and transparency that competitors can't deliver because of disconnected, old technologies or homegrown systems. Owners and executives don't want spreadsheets any longer."

The SAP Integration and Certification Center (SAP ICC) has certified that Hard Dollar Project Cost Management 12.0 integrates with SAP NetWeaver 7.0 as an add-on to the ABAP® programming language for integration with SAP ERP. Hard Dollar Project Cost Management 12.0 integrated with SAP ERP provides customers a centralized plan, actual productivity and cost data, and forecast information to produce real-time reporting.

Availability and Demonstration:The certified HD integration pack is available now to customers and prospects. Customers should contact Hard Dollar or their local reseller for pricing details. Hard Dollar showcased the integration live as part of the Industry Summit for Engineering, Construction & Operations held March 5-7 at SAP headquarters in Walldorf, Germany. Hard Dollar was a sponsor of the event.

About Hard Dollar Hard Dollar PCM is the industry's leading project cost management solution for construction, mining, oil & gas and other capital-intensive industries. The software delivers historical cost and productivity benchmarking, control budgets, formal change management, and rational forecasting. Premium benchmarking tools actively compare current estimated values to the most relevant historical results, proving insight and analysis that allows for better performance in cost management.

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