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SAP and Microsoft bring Partnership to Next Level

The NewsOn November 27 SAP and Microsoft announced a new level of their strategic partnership. Their key messages are that ·S/4 is fully ready to run on Azure ·Microsoft is committed to SAP and will upgrade its internal financial systems to S/4 on Azure ·SAP will move a dozen (unspecified) “key internal business critical systems” to Azure ·SAP and Microsoft will “co-engineer, go to market together with premier solutions and provide joint support services to ensure the best cloud experience for customers” ·SAP and Microsoft will both provide documentation about their internal projects “to provide customers with guidance and enterprise architecture for deployment of SAP applications on Azure” Of course it is not much of a surprise to SAP “connoisseurs” that SAP is not running its business on just one instance of their own S/4 systems – still, twelve is a fairly sizeable number to migrate to Azure. It is also not much of a surprise that Microsoft is an important and committed SAP ECC customer. …