The cooperation with Rombit extends and expands Software AG’s expertise in providing real solutions, improving quality of services and enhancing security in the industrial and allied solutions.


Belgium and United Arab Emirates, 6 December 2021 – Rombit, a leading award winning IIoT provider of smart solutions for safety and efficiency joins Software AG’s (Frankfurt MDAX: SOW) partner ecosystem in the UAE region to boost transformation led by IoT and Analytics for operational excellence.

The partnership was recently signed by Rami Kichli, VP, Gulf and Levant, Software AG, and Jan Vercammen, Chairman, Rombit Middle East. The cooperation entails enterprise technology from Software AG and plug-and-play devices from Rombit that together enhance worker safety compliance, equipment performance levels and operational efficiencies at the least.

The collaboration offers Software AG’s integrated IoT solution with Cumulocity for enterprise architecture needs. It aims to support enterprises to maximize IIoT across transportation, manufacturing, warehousing and any sectors that require human+machinery interaction. Moreover, the joint solutions will aid enterprises to accelerate innovation, achieve accurate results through real time information on tracking of assets and grow business sustainably via IoT deployments. In addition, it will enhance productivity, optimize use of resources, elevate employee safety and security and plan for workplace emergencies, if any.

Jan Vercammen, Chairman, Rombit Middle East: “With a significant market share in the global oil &  gas, construction and logistics industry, the GCC region is taking a leading role in the IIoT market. As Rombit’s safety and efficiency solutions are specifically targeted to the blue collar community, we are excited to announce this partnership with Software AG Gulf and Levant. Not only does this relationship translate into a strong solutions offering, it also leverages our technical integration capabilities with the Cumulocity platform.

Rami Kichli, VP, Gulf and Levant, Software AG added: “All our partnerships and collaborations at Software AG are strategic in nature. And with each partnership, we aim to expand reach for our technologies and solutions to a larger base of the ecosystem we operate in. As a solution, Cumulocity is becoming extremely popular among IoT developers. As a platform for creating and scaling new applications that automatically accommodate capabilities. With Rombit, we are embarking on a complementing journey – our technologies and their devices. The power of data and analysis will enhance digital experiences and human life working together will revamp processes and system frameworks of these for enterprise efficiencies. Together, we will equip intelligent usage of data to enterprises.”

Rombit’s market leading worker safety solution provides workers of all types with an always on assistant by their side, helping to reduce accidents and incidents in the workplace. The wearable includes features such as GPS location, fall detection, SOS button and a full back office suite. This is augmented with a vehicle based anchor that enables driver awareness and collision avoidance to provide the complete worker safety solution.

About Software AG

Software AG is the software pioneer of a truly connected world. Since 1969, it has helped 10,000+ organizations use software to connect people, departments, systems and devices. Software AG empowers truly connected enterprises using integration & APIs, IoT & analytics and business & IT transformation. Software AG’s products establish a fluid flow of data that allows everything and everyone to work together. The company has more than 4,700 employees across more than 70 countries and annual revenue of over €800m, with the aim of exceeding €1bn by 2023.

About Rombit

Rombit connects humans and machines to make your industrial operations more safe and efficient. Based upon its technical expertise and vast industry know-how, Rombit offers integrated IoT products that real-time problems safety, security and sustainability solutions for your workforce and mobile equipment while reducing your operational expenses. Together with our partners, we offer the most optimal solution to your specific needs, helping you to excel in safety and efficiency.