“SAP is committed to providing customers flexibility in software deployment options and innovations in cloud computing,“ said Kevin Ichhpurani, senior vice president, Ecosystem and Channels, SAP. “Through expanded cloud delivery options via HP, we can provide global users with secure, reliable access to essential business applications while helping companies contain hardware and management costs.“
SAP Customer Relationship Management rapid-deployment solution is to be the first SAP application delivered through HP’s cloud platform. HP data centers will deliver SAP CRM and provide clients with security and rapid deployment. Offering the SAP CRM solution as a cloud-based offering broadens the 20-year relationship between SAP and HP.
“Cloud delivery models are becoming a top priority for clients due to their quick deployments, cost-effectiveness and overall flexibility,“ said Eric Clark, vice president, Enterprise Application Services, HP Enterprise Services. “In collaboration with SAP, HP is empowering clients to dramatically increase the availability and speed of business information via the cloud, paving a flexible path toward future growth.“