SAP HCM (Human Capital Management) software would be available on Microsoft Azure that will help to the business leaders and human resource departments to manage the workforce challenges.
GreatResponder.com SAP German based software giant announced the partnership with Microsoft another software giant on Oct 18, 2016. The partnership main agenda to provide the public cloud services for the SAP SuccessFactors HCM suite. This is first time SAP is moving its own infrastructure to operate on a third-party cloud. This experience will help the users of both companies around the globe. The addition of the Microsoft Azure now, SAP has a trusted global cloud and powerful data platform that helps to improve business outcome and also help to manage different departments of the companies.
Althoff, executive vice president, Worldwide Commercial Business at Microsoft Said, “Microsoft and SAP share a commitment to empowering digital transformation across every aspect of business, The combination of SAP’s market-leading, innovative human capital management solutions with Microsoft’s intelligent cloud will equip companies around the world to help maximize the potential and skills of their most valuable asset, their people.”
SAP will have enough running and operational workload capacity for SAP SuccessFactors solutions on Azure. Starting with demo environment, it will be continuing users to support and growing in business. Microsoft Azure provides different features like enterprise grade security, an open developer platform and advanced data services that facilitate the user to work in a very healthy and secure environment. These features allowed all kinds of organizations to innovate and grow.
Mike Ettling, president of SAP SuccessFactors, Said “SAP SuccessFactors is the fastest growing core HR solution, and offers an unmatched depth and breadth across the entire HCM suite, of any vendor in the industry, We’ve seen exponential growth in the past two years, with 42 million users now benefiting from our market-leading solutions. In selecting Azure, we will be able to expand our reach even further, with the reliability that is required by the mission-critical applications, and continue to innovate and enhance services to meet client needs across additional environments.”
This deal said to be the longstanding partnership between both companies. The companies also share the integrations in each other’s software platform. Microsoft Office 356 integrated with SAP SuccessFactors HCM (Human Capital Management) Suite, as well as the SAP different entities includes SAP Field-glass, SAP Ariba, VMS (Vendor Management System), and Concur.
The partnership is also a broad support for the SAP HANA on Microsoft Azure cloud platform, that helps companies deliver mission critical applications and cloud analytics.