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J.D. Edwards Expands App Hosting Program's International Reach

J.D. Edwards & Company's JDe.sourcing application hosting program today announced the extension of its international arm through partnerships with ASPs in Asia, Europe, Africa, Latin America and North America.

Five ASPs in Europe and Africa joined JDe.sourcing including Arthur Andersen, Start Amadeus, IBM Global Services, Enterprise Outsourcing and Steria.

In Asia Pacific, J.D. Edwards signed EDS Taiwan, etako.com, S&I.com and Super-office Ltd.

Its Latin America line-up consists of Grupo ASSA, BFPG Ingenieros C.A. and Mekano S.A.

JDe.sourcing has also added to its local partners by signing MIRUS. MIRUS joins AristaSoft Corporation, Agilera, Aretech Information Services, World Technologies Services and Prentice Technologies.

Gayle Sheppard, vice president, JDe.sourcing, believes these partnerships add tremendous value to its customers.

"Each one of our partners brings something unique to the table and adds to the overall value of JDe.sourcing," she said.

JDe.sourcing includes 18 ASP partners and more than 2,500 users worldwide. This second-generation app hosting initiative allows J.D. Edwards & Company to offer industry-specific solutions.