Press Release

| October 28, 2020 at 3:30 PM (EET)

FORTE CLOUD is collaborating with AWS to deliver a new Co-funded program for migrating SAP® systems to the cloud.

FORTE CLOUD announced today a new capability for migrating SAP® systems to Amazon Web Services (AWS) based on the AWS Migration Acceleration Program (MAP).

The AWS Migration Acceleration Program (MAP) is designed to help businesses that are dedicated to a cloud migration journey acquire a number of those enterprise benefits through migrating current SAP workloads to AWS. It includes a migration methodology for methodically executing legacy migrations, best practices as well as a robust set of tools to automate and boost up different migration scenarios.

This collaboration between FORTE CLOUD and AWS brings a unique mixture of offering and services by providing support, training, and service credits to enterprises looking to adopt their SAP ERP on the AWS cloud. FORTE CLOUD will be the primary company in the Middle East to be partnered with the aid of AWS for its specialized know-how in helping large-scale SAP migration projects in the MENA region.

Migration Cost – reduction ​

(Service credits apply to each of the following phases)

Customers now can access many advantages based on the (MAP) program for their SAP migration:

  1. Discovery Workshop: to explore the customer’s migration and modernization approach to outline the conceptual architecture.
  2. Test, Demo, POC, and Project Systems: for deploying infrastructure and systems in a short time, without any commitment or upfront.
  3. Business Transformation – Migration: extend your existing SAP production, development, and test landscapes to the AWS Cloud. 

(An amount equivalent to up to one year of the three-year Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) user fees).

This structured approach offers a properly-described and guided direction for a successful migration to AWS.

Realize the full value from the AWS MAP for your SAP® systems.

The AWS Migration Acceleration Program (MAP) for SAP is a program that provides different paths to realize and extend the complete value from AWS:

  1. Migrate any SAP to Cloud: Leverage the FORTE CLOUD and AWS SAP Migration factory to transform SAP ECC, SAP S/4HANA®, Hybris, or any other SAP application to operate on AWS.
  2. Accelerated migration to SAP S/4HANA: Whether migrating SAP ECC (SAP S/4HANA) or implementing a new SAP S/4HANA system (SAP S/4HANA greenfield), get the most from FORTE CLOUD SAP implementation experience, tools, and assets that leveraging AWS technical know-how to transition and maximize the gain from SAP S/4HANA.
  3. Achieve business value by adopting FORTE CLOUD and AWS SAP innovation: Innovate around your SAP environment by working with FORTE CLOUD and AWS to use DevOps, artificial intelligence and machine learning (AI/ML), Internet of Things (IoT), analytics, and extra AWS services to maximize your SAP investment.

Hear from our customers' experience

By building the foundation to operate mission-critical workloads on AWS, you will build capabilities that may be achieved throughout a variety of initiatives. We have many assets to support and sustain your migration efforts. Our long track record, combined with over +20 customers running SAP on AWS, makes us the most proven and experienced cloud partner for SAP workloads in the MENA region. FORTE CLOUD’s professional team is ready to provide high-quality practices and prescriptive advice, and a training program to help your employees recognize and perform migrations correctly.

AWS has twelve years of experience running SAP workloads, more than any other cloud provider. more than 5,000 lively AWS customers run SAP on AWS and over half have deployed SAP HANA-primarily based solutions on AWS. Through migrating to AWS, organizations will be capable of recognition on business innovation instead of dedicating time and interest in keeping their current systems and technical debt. Sacrifices and painful alternate-offs now not ought to be made to get something to market speedily. instead, enterprises can focus on differentiating their business in the market and taking benefit of new capabilities.

About FORTE CLOUD

With unique expertise in digital business transformation and cloud computing for organizations across different industry sectors, we pride ourselves on being the sole AWS Advanced Partner, authorized reseller, and public sector partner in Egypt. We are gratified to be regarded as the trusted Cloud partner and reliable consultant to a number of the most prominent business entities in the region, offering end-to-end cloud solutions including enterprise applications on AWS, disaster recovery, IoT, cloud migration, managed services, artificial intelligence, big data and more.

Get Up to $100k Migration Discount Credits when moving to AWS with FORTE CLOUD