CenturyLink Becomes Authorized Premium Supplier for SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud in Asia Pacific

CenturyLink Becomes Authorized Premium Supplier for SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud in Asia Pacific
04.07.2017 08:30 am

CenturyLink Becomes Authorized Premium Supplier for SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud in Asia Pacific

Cloud

CenturyLink, Inc. today announced it has signed an agreement with SAP to offer premium supplier services for SAP HANA® Enterprise Cloud in Asia Pacific. These services, delivered through data centers located in Singapore and India, can help organizations across the region accelerate their digital transformation journeys by combining the real-time computing power of the SAP HANA platform with CenturyLink's global network infrastructure and in-house expertise in SAP® solutions.

Through this agreement, CenturyLink's infrastructure and services capabilities help expand the SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud offering. SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud is a private, secure cloud fully managed by SAP and supported by global partners, and is often used by companies that run mission-critical applications in the cloud.

The launch builds on CenturyLink's global premium supplier partnership agreement with SAP, and successful SAP project implementations for clients in Asia Pacific. CenturyLink has deep SAP technology expertise which includes designing, implementing and managing a full spectrum of SAP solutions.

"SAP HANA enables companies to make real-time, informed decisions about their business," said Gary Gauba, chief enterprise relationship officer and president, Advanced Solutions Group in CenturyLink's Global IT & Managed Services business unit. "By expanding our SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud service offering in Asia Pacific, we continue to help businesses move their enterprise applications to the cloud and innovate using the latest-generation applications based on SAP HANA."

CenturyLink's Global IT & Managed Services group provides a broad range of technology-enabled business solutions and managed services including cloud enablement, big data-as-a-service, advanced decision sciences, digital commerce, managed security application development and modernization, quality assurance and testing, and disaster recovery services. In addition, Global IT & Managed Services offers a suite of analytical solutions built on its Model Controller platform designed to operationalize predictive models.

Following a rigorous audit and approval process, both CenturyLink's infrastructure and practitioners have achieved premium supplier status for SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud. This further establishes CenturyLink as a trusted SAP technology partner, with significant experience delivering a dynamic suite of SAP solutions and services.

According to Peter Harkin, head of SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud & Managed Services Sales for SAP Asia Pacific & Japan(APJ), "With the announcement of CenturyLink as a premium supplier for SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud, SAP further extends its capacity to provide managed private cloud services in a number of geographies across APJ. The success of and demand for the SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud offering is driving these partnerships, which we anticipate will benefit our customers. Now more than ever, we believe that SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud is a 'must consider' choice as our customers look to run their mission-critical SAP applications in the cloud while digitally transforming their businesses."

Through this holistic approach, CenturyLink can support large-scale production workloads and provide metro-specific disaster recovery services. These characteristics are enhanced by CenturyLink's advanced network, which enables businesses to quickly deploy their SAP application workloads to empower global workforces.

Related News

Colt offers Microsoft SaaS customers access to its IP Access service

Colt Technology Services has today announced the launch of its ... Read more »

Compass Plus partners with AWS to offer processing in the cloud

Compass Plus has announced that it has teamed up with AWS to utilise the latest advancements of cloud-based deployment. The vendor of payments... Read more »

Xignite Launches Suite of Enterprise Microservices to Help Financial Institutions Move Market Data Management to the Cloud

Xignite, Inc., a provider of market data distribution and management solutions for financial services and technology companies, today... Read more »

Cloud9 and SteelEye Partner to Address Voice Trading Compliance Challenges amid Remote Working Conditions

Cloud9 Technologies (“Cloud9”), a leader in cloud-based communications, has integrated with SteelEye, a leading regulatory technology and data analytics provider, to offer the... Read more »

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Leverages Mphasis’ Testing Centre of Excellence to Support Business Alignment Objectives

Mphasis (BSE: 526299; NSE: MPHASIS), an Information Technology (IT) solutions provider specialising in ... Read more »

Mphasis named one of the UK’s Top 50 fastest-growing Indian companies

Mphasis (BSE: 526299; NSE: MPHASIS), an Information Technology (IT) solutions provider specializing in... Read more »

Magazine
ALL
Free Newsletter Sign-up
+44 (0) 208 819 32 53 +44 (0) 173 261 71 47
Download Our Mobile App
Financial It Youtube channel