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Protera Selected as a Preferred Partner for SAP on Azure Migrations


Protera approved by Microsoft for customers migrating and running their SAP on Microsoft Azure.

CHICAGO, Illinois, April 14, 2021 – Protera Technologies announced today that Microsoft has selected SAP certified Protera as a Preferred Partner for SAP on Azure Migrations.

Customers choosing Microsoft Azure can take advantage of Protera services and Protera Arion®, the intelligent migration and management platform, to shorten their journey to Azure and modernize their SAP operations to quickly achieve their transformation objectives.

Since 1998, Protera has the advanced skills and technologies to migrate and modernize SAP environments on the cloud, whether moving as-is or fully transforming to SAP S/4HANA.

“Being chosen as a Microsoft Preferred Partner validates Protera’s advanced technologies and commitment to our customers transforming their SAP systems on Microsoft Azure with Protera Arion®,” said Dean Adamopoulos, CEO, Protera Technologies. “We provide our customers with a highly automated, intelligent migration and management platform that offers the agility, transparency, and expertise required to drive success with SAP and surrounding systems on Azure. The speed to market and access to the latest reporting features provides our customers with an enormous competitive advantage.”

Protera offers a clear pathway to SAP and SAP S/4HANA on Azure with the following suite of solutions:

1. SAP on Azure Transformation Assessment Customers currently running SAP use the Protera Arion® platform to generate and validate their transformation plans to Azure, whether As-Is, SAP HANA or SAP S/4HANA. Includes current state analysis, methodology, risks, costs, timeline and remediation recommendations.

2. Intelligent SAP on Azure Transformation Quickly and securely migrate and optimize your SAP and related applications on Azure with Protera Arion®. Migrate at up to 3x the speed and 30%-50% lower cost and prepare your environment for an upgrade to SAP S/4HANA.

3. Managed SAP on Azure Services Run SAP and related systems on Azure at lower costs, increased performance, higher service levels, greater visibility, and better security using Protera Arion®.

The Preferred Partner status extends Protera’s status as a Gold Cloud Platform Partner with an SAP on Azure Advanced Specialization. Protera will continue to work with Microsoft on Azure-related components and integrations for Protera Arion®, go-to-market initiatives, co-selling and delivery, as well as leveraging the partner ecosystem for scaling and sustainable growth.

“SAP customers are looking to accelerate their transformation journey to cloud and SAP S/4HANA, enabling them to bring new innovations to market, increase agility and resilience by using Microsoft Azure,” said Joao Couto, Vice President, SAP Business Unit at Microsoft. “Protera, a longstanding Microsoft Gold Cloud Platform Partner, is uniquely positioned to help in this area with their innovative migration and management platform, Protera FlexBridge ®. As a result, Microsoft has chosen Protera as a Preferred Partner for migrating SAP to the Azure Cloud. This agreement provides customers with an intelligent, highly automated SAP transformation journey, as well as the expertise to optimize the management of SAP and surrounding systems on the Azure Cloud.”

To learn more about how Protera and Microsoft can help any business that uses SAP solutions to transform intelligently, please contact Protera at

About Protera Technologies
For over 20 years, our mission has been to enable SAP-centric enterprises to achieve their transformation objectives with improved value, increased quality, and reduced risk. The Protera FlexBridge™ platform helps customers save up to 50% of the time and cost to transform and manage SAP and related IT applications on the cloud.

Protera is a global SAP® partner certified in Hosting, Cloud, Application Management, Global Outsourcing, and SAP HANA Operations Services. Visit for more information, or call (877) 707-7683.

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