OfficeLabs Ltd

Gimmal Document Management for SAP

Gimmal Document Management for SAP turns SharePoint or Office 365 into a certified SAP content management system for SAP content and business transactions. This unifies content, data and processes related to SAP and SharePoint. It opens up SAP to SharePoint users to collaborate and work on the same document-centric processes.


  • Provides SAP content services for document archiving within SharePoint
  • Supports archiving of content according to the ArchiveLink standard
  • Provides synchronisation of SAP data to SharePoint content
  • Bidirectional execution of transactional SAP activities
  • .NET-based extension platform for smart process integration
  • Certified by SAP
  • Access unstructured SAP content in SharePoint and Office 365
  • Improve accessibility with metadata-driven search through SharePoint and Office 365


  • Improve collaboration capabilities between SAP and SharePoint users
  • Lower time to value by increasing information accessibility
  • Reduce total cost of SAP document management
  • Automatically file documents in appropriate document libraries
  • Use Office 365 Advanced Data Governance with your SAP content
  • Support as many SAP users as your company needs
  • Apply metadata tags to content within SAP from SharePoint
  • Manage your corporate SAP records within SharePoint
  • Unify SAP and SharePoint systems, content, and metadata


£14025 to £86000 per instance per year

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G-Cloud 11

Service ID

7 3 5 0 7 8 2 5 0 9 7 5 8 6 8


OfficeLabs Ltd

Graham Bidwell

01392 24 0365

Service scope

Software add-on or extension
What software services is the service an extension to
Microsoft SharePoint on-premises or online
Cloud deployment model
  • Public cloud
  • Private cloud
Service constraints
Gimmal Workplace for SAP runs on Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and above.
System requirements
  • Windows servers
  • SAP user licenses
  • SharePoint Server or Office 365 user licenses

User support

Email or online ticketing support
Yes, at extra cost
Support response times
Our standard support plan aims to respond to new cases within four working hours, on Monday to Friday excluding English public holidays and weekends. Extended SLAs and weekend support can be offered at additional cost.
User can manage status and priority of support tickets
Online ticketing support accessibility
None or don’t know
Phone support
Phone support availability
9 to 5 (UK time), Monday to Friday
Web chat support
Onsite support
Yes, at extra cost
Support levels
For Gimmal Workplace for SAP, OfficeLabs can provide:
Subject matter experts
Account Managers

Our standard support is 9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday, excluding English public holidays and weekends. We will respond within four hours of receiving a request. All of our support team are experienced cloud support engineers who can advise on any request, query or issue.

We offer support services which scale to your business depending on the amount of support hours you wish to use per month. Our pricing is as follows:

8 hours per month (unlimited users) - £9,000 p/a
16 hours per month (unlimited users) - £17,000 p/a
24 hours per month (unlimited users) - £25,000 p/a

Retained Technical Services available at £850 /day
Support available to third parties

Onboarding and offboarding

Getting started
Subject matter experts and trainers are available to provide either on-site or remote support at any UK location.

Subject matter experts and trainers are available to provide either on-site or remote support at any UK location. The Gimmal implementation process includes administrator training that involves either onsite or online training for a select number of administrators. During this phase we are on hand to fix any issues and offer on demand support. The full implementation process includes discovery to understand your requirements.
Service documentation
Documentation formats
End-of-contract data extraction
All data is held within the customer's own systems, not within Document Management for SAP
End-of-contract process
Contract includes software licenses, training, support, initial configuration and documentation. The initial contracted period is three years. Two years with one year extension for G-Cloud. Costs for the first year are payable up front. All content will remain available to you in your content repositories.

Using the service

Web browser interface
Supported browsers
  • Internet Explorer 11
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Firefox
  • Chrome
  • Safari 9+
  • Opera
Application to install
Designed for use on mobile devices
Service interface
Description of service interface
Bespoke application interface available on each application server.
Accessibility standards
None or don’t know
Description of accessibility
Administrators can manage and maintain Document Management for SAP using the management interface on the application servers.
Accessibility testing
What users can and can't do using the API
API documentation
API documentation formats
  • Open API (also known as Swagger)
  • HTML
API sandbox or test environment
Customisation available


Independence of resources
Gimmal Workplace for SAP is hosted on customer infrastructure


Service usage metrics


Supplier type
Reseller providing extra features and support
Organisation whose services are being resold

Staff security

Staff security clearance
Other security clearance
Government security clearance
Up to Developed Vetting (DV)

Asset protection

Knowledge of data storage and processing locations
Data storage and processing locations
United Kingdom
User control over data storage and processing locations
Datacentre security standards
Complies with a recognised standard (for example CSA CCM version 3.0)
Penetration testing frequency
At least once a year
Penetration testing approach
Protecting data at rest
Physical access control, complying with CSA CCM v3.0
Data sanitisation process
Data sanitisation type
Deleted data can’t be directly accessed
Equipment disposal approach
Complying with a recognised standard, for example CSA CCM v.30, CAS (Sanitisation) or ISO/IEC 27001

Data importing and exporting

Data export approach
Customer data is not held in Gimmal Workplace for SAP
Data export formats
  • CSV
  • ODF
Data import formats
  • CSV
  • ODF

Data-in-transit protection

Data protection between buyer and supplier networks
  • Private network or public sector network
  • TLS (version 1.2 or above)
  • Legacy SSL and TLS (under version 1.2)
Data protection within supplier network
  • TLS (version 1.2 or above)
  • Legacy SSL and TLS (under version 1.2)

Availability and resilience

Guaranteed availability
Monthly Uptime Percentage of 95% guaranteed
Approach to resilience
Outage reporting
Service dashboard
Administration alerts

Identity and authentication

User authentication needed
User authentication
  • 2-factor authentication
  • Username or password
Access restrictions in management interfaces and support channels
Administrator only access to internal Gimmal Workplace for SAP servers
Access restriction testing frequency
At least once a year
Management access authentication
  • 2-factor authentication
  • Username or password

Audit information for users

Access to user activity audit information
Users have access to real-time audit information
How long user audit data is stored for
Access to supplier activity audit information
Users have access to real-time audit information
How long supplier audit data is stored for
How long system logs are stored for

Standards and certifications

ISO/IEC 27001 certification
ISO 28000:2007 certification
CSA STAR certification
PCI certification
Other security certifications

Security governance

Named board-level person responsible for service security
Security governance certified
Security governance standards
ISO/IEC 27001
Information security policies and processes
Policy owner reports to the Chief Information Officer who in turn reports to the Business Owner.
Policies are easily accessible.
Policy Owners are audited on a regular basis.
Automation is used where appropriate.
Policies are acknowledged by workers.

Operational security

Configuration and change management standard
Supplier-defined controls
Configuration and change management approach
The ITIL Change Management Continual Process Improvement methodology is used to manage change.

All changes are considered and assessed on business and security impact by the Change Advisory Board before implementation.
Vulnerability management type
Supplier-defined controls
Vulnerability management approach
Potential threats are rated on risk, likelihood of occurrence and potential impact of the threat.
Patches are developed, tested and released as soon as approved.
Threat sources:
Protective monitoring type
Supplier-defined controls
Protective monitoring approach
Security and Compliance dashboard real-time monitoring
Email alerts
Automation where appropriate
Incident response is within one hour during office hours. Within four hours at any other time.
Incident management type
Supplier-defined controls
Incident management approach
Incident Management process follows the ITIL Incident Management best practices.
User can report incidents by phone, email or portal.
Incident reports are provided in PDF format on a monthly basis.

Secure development

Approach to secure software development best practice
Conforms to a recognised standard, but self-assessed

Public sector networks

Connection to public sector networks


£14025 to £86000 per instance per year
Discount for educational organisations
Free trial available

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