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Protera Has Earned the SAP on Microsoft Azure Advanced Specialization

Recognized for excellence in migrating and running SAP applications on Azure

CHICAGO, Illinois, August 18, 2020 -- Protera Technologies is pleased to announce that they have earned the SAP on Microsoft Azure advanced specialization, a validation of a services partner’s deep knowledge, extensive experience, and proven success in implementing SAP on Azure solutions.

As mainstream support for the SAP EEC platform ends in 2025, and as core SAP products are being re-optimized for the SAP HANA database, many enterprises are looking for a partner with advanced skills to migrate their existing SAP environment to the cloud.

“Protera is pioneering the use of advanced technologies for SAP cloud transformations on Microsoft Azure in areas such as auto-discovery, migration automation, and intelligent systems management,” said Dean Adamopoulos, CEO, Protera Technologies. “The Advanced Specialization status, in addition to being a Microsoft Gold Partner, is a sign of our commitment to enabling our customers’ journey to Azure and the future-state of their businesses.”

Protera offers a clear pathway to SAP on Azure with the following suite of solutions:

  1. SAP on Azure Transformation Assessment with Protera FlexBridge™: Customers currently running SAP use the Protera FlexBridge™ 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. SAP on Azure Protera FlexBridge™ Quickstart: Experience three-months of your SAP systems running on Azure to gather insight into what transformation option makes sense for the business. Quickly provisioned and managed with Protera FlexBridge™ and based on your existing SAP configuration and data.
  3. Intelligent SAP on Azure Transformation with Protera FlexBridge™: Quickly and securely migrate and optimize your SAP and related applications on Azure with Protera FlexBridge™. Migrate at up to 3x the speed and 30%-50% lower cost.
  4. Managed SAP on Azure Services with Protera FlexBridge™: Run SAP and related systems on Azure at lower costs, increased performance, higher service levels, and better security using Protera FlexBridge™.

Gavriella Schuster, Corporate Vice President, One Commercial Partner (OCP) at Microsoft Corp. added, “The SAP on Microsoft Azure advanced specialization highlights the partners who can be viewed as most capable when it comes to migrating enterprise SAP applications over to Azure. Protera clearly demonstrated that they have both the skills and the experience to offer clients a comprehensive and professional SAP to cloud managed service.”

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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