SAP-Certified Information Governance Leader Accelerates Adoption of SAP S/4HANA Cloud for Customers Looking to Rapidly Drive Digital Business Transformation
South Harwich, MA and Barcelona – Nov. 29, 2016 – BackOffice Associates, a global information governance and data stewardship leader, today announced an expanded SAP partnership to enable fast, configurable and streamlined deployments of SAP S/4HANA® Cloud. Delivering a public cloud–hosted version of SAP S/4HANA, BackOffice Associates helps enterprises to quickly drive digital business transformation with the flexibility and real-time availability of the cloud. BackOffice Associates helps lower risk and extend the value of SAP S/4HANA Cloud implementations through services that simplify and operationalize critical data processes with roadmap planning, proper hardware integration and strategic automation across the organization.
“Today’s global enterprises are shifting to hybrid IT landscapes that comprise both on-premise and cloud to meet the needs of business users who require quality, business-relevant data,” said David Booth, chairman and CEO, BackOffice Associates. “BackOffice Associates’ expertise in guiding organizations through both delivery models of SAP S/4HANA is simply unparalleled. In fact, our Barcelona Delivery Center for SAP S/4HANA was established specifically to help companies around the world realize the benefits of SAP S/4HANA by utilizing trusted implementation roadmaps and empowering business users to operationalize their data to achieve key business goals.”
BackOffice Associates’ expertise in supporting a bi-modal migration helps organizations successfully achieve digital operational excellence. BackOffice Associates’ has an existing global reseller agreement with SAP, through which SAP sells SAP® Advanced Data Migration by BackOffice Associates, a software application that automates the end-to-end process of migration to SAP S/4HANA at the lowest possible cost, complexity and risk. Additionally, BackOffice Associates has built a dedicated Digital Transformation Practice (DTP), led by SAP Mentor Owen Pettiford, which manages strategic global customer migration planning and implementations of SAP S/4HANA.
“BackOffice Associates has been a leading SAP partner in the data migration and data management space for quite some time,” said Ross Wainwright, global head of SAP S/4HANA Cloud at SAP. “The opportunity for clients to move their ERP solutions to the cloud offers significant efficiencies – from eliminating hardware costs to enabling organizations to consume new innovations faster than ever. BackOffice Associates provides dedicated services, solutions and expertise in this critical space to help organizations successfully prepare their data for successful migration to the ERP cloud.”
BackOffice Associates is working alongside SAP to help evolve the future direction of SAP S/4HANA Cloud. Additionally, BackOffice Associates plans to utilize the SAP S/4HANA Cloud solution for its own digital business operations.