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SAP outsourcing: focus on your core business
By deploying Application Operations for SAP® Solutions, you pass responsibility for hosting and operation of your entire SAP landscape to T-Systems. SAP applications are run in T-Systems' state-of-the-art data centers, which offer virtualization solutions that are deployable worldwide. Customers can access standardized, industrialized SAP services in line with their needs, while ensuring they benefit from leading-edge technology. Proprietary infrastructure or in-house expertise is no longer necessary – allowing you to cut costs across the board.
This latest fact sheet provides a concise overview of our hosting, virtualization and application management services for SAP®. Read the fact sheet
SAP® has recognized T-Systems for its excellent services by naming the provider a Run SAP® partner. To gain this award, a company must offer ongoing SAP training and certification for employees, demonstrate a certain number of recent successful Run SAP® implementations, and – most importantly – boast a list of satisfied customers. Read the article
T-Systems and SAP® have long enjoyed a close and successful working relationship. T-Systems is one of the first global ICT service providers to be certified as an "SAP® Application Management Services Provider", and one of the few to achieve the title of "SAP® Global Partner Hosting". SAP®
How can SAP® be deployed on mobile devices? How has T-Systems helped Infineon to consolidate its nine SAP® systems internationally on just three platforms? What advantages does this global partnership have – particularly for the customers of both companies? Watch the video
SAP® hosting: infrastructure and services
Customers leverage SAP® applications in line with ITIL and according to the Run SAP® methodology. All systems can be accessed rapidly and securely via MPLS (multiprotocol label switching) or Internet VPN (virtual private network). SAP® Outsourcing offers infrastructure and services, including consulting, installation, startup and monitoring. Server hosting, storage and database management, SAP® Basis services and systems operation from T-Systems' highly secure and reliable data centers round out the Application Operations for SAP® Solutions portfolio.
Check out this video to see how SAP® CRM can be used on mobile devices such as BlackBerry and iPhone – supporting sales teams in their day-to-day work by allowing them to stay in constant contact with the back office. Watch the video
Software as a service: greater scalability, lower operating costs
Pay-per-use pricing models for SAP® outsourcing generate significant cost savings. By "renting" services as you need them, you can transform high fixed costs into variable operating costs. Application Operations for SAP® Solutions allows you to rapidly adapt to changing requirements, thanks to a high degree of scalability, standardization and automation. And by leveraging virtualized system resources and software as a service (SaaS) in conjunction with nearshoring and offshoring, you can save even more.
This white paper looks at market trends in the SAP® space - and how business processes can benefit from the virtualization of SAP® applications. Read the whitepaper
SAP® outsourcing: end-to-end expertise
More than 3.6 million users at around 500 enterprises of all sizes and from all industries leverage T-Systems' SAP® services. The ICT service provider enjoys a successful and enduring partnership with SAP®, and in 2011 was named "Run SAP® Partner of the Year" as part of the SAP® Pinnacle Awards. To give one example, T-Systems' SAP® virtualization solution has cut operating costs for major global chemicals distributor Brenntag: By only paying for the resources used, Brenntag gains greater flexibility for day-to-day operations.
HBPO manufactures front-end modules for the automotive industry at 16 facilities worldwide. The production schedule is extremely tight, with just four hours between receipt of order and delivery, leaving a mere five minutes for the order to be processed in all IT systems. In this interview, Anja Sprenger, Director of Information Management at HBPO, explains why the firm has chosen to partner with T-Systems for its outsourcing needs. Watch the video
As part of its "Dynamic Services for SAP® Solutions" offering, T-Systems operates Pioneer's European SAP® infrastructure from its data centers in Frankfurt. This cloud solution means ICT resources such as SAPS, bandwidth or storage can be delivered in line with changing business requirements. Read the Pioneer customer reference