TechValidate Research on Google Cloud Infrastructure Modernization

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SAP on Google Cloud Customer Fact

The SAP Cloud Acceleration Program funding & services lowered the risk of my migration.

Martin Ingram, Chief Information Officer, Avaya

SAP on Google Cloud Case Study

Fulcrum Global Technologies

Introduction

This case study of Fulcrum Global Technologies is based on a June 2021 survey of SAP on Google Cloud customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“SAP on Google Cloud has generated peace of mind for our end customers by having robust, scalable, and dedicated infrastructure with security at the heart of the platform.

We’ve achieved more SAP S/4HANA migrations and new client environment set ups."

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select SAP on Google Cloud:

  • The challenges/pain points they faced before implementing SAP on Google Cloud:
    • SAP Cloud migrations being too risky, costly & complex to consider
    • Maintaining the security of critical data

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of SAP on Google Cloud that the surveyed company uses:

  • How they are using SAP on Google Cloud:
    • Migrate SAP S/4HANA to Google Cloud

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with SAP on Google Cloud:

  • Why they chose SAP on Google Cloud:
    • Superior scalable infrastructure & global network
    • Access to Google AI/ML & Data services
    • Security & Compliance
    • Strategic partnership with Google
    • Google Cloud partnership with SAP
  • Rates the following statements regarding their SAP migration experience to Google Cloud:
    • The migration went faster and smoother than I expected: agree
    • The SAP Cloud Acceleration Program funding & services lowered the risk of my migration: strongly agree
    • My SAP partners delivered value to my SAP cloud migration: agree
    • I’m spending more time on innovation and less time on infrastructure: agree
    • I’m better able to advance my digital transformation strategy: agree
  • Their migration time from migration start to production-ready took < 1 month.
  • Rates improvements in the following areas since using SAP on Google Cloud:
    • Uptime / Availability: improved
    • Security: improved
    • Performance: improved
    • System Provisioning / Deployment times: improved
    • Sustainability: improved
    • Cost Savings: improved

SAP on Google Cloud Customer Research

SAP Customers agree that Migrating to Google Cloud is a fast and smooth experience.

When surveyed regarding their SAP migration experience to Google Cloud, SAP on Google Cloud customers provided strong positive ratings.

Strongly Agree Agree Disagree
The migration went faster and smoother than I expected

7%

93%

0%

The SAP Cloud Acceleration Program funding & services lowered the risk of my migration

21%

50%

29%

My SAP partners delivered value to my SAP cloud migration

34%

53%

13%

I’m spending more time on innovation and less time on infrastructure

20%

53%

27%

I’m better able to advance my digital transformation strategy

29%

64%

7%

SAP on Google Cloud Customer Testimonial

SAP on Google Cloud is more powerful than our previous infrastructure.

Pedro Aguirre, Chief Information Officer, Pesquera Camanchaca

SAP on Google Cloud Customer Research

SAP on Google Cloud customers saw significant improvements:

Please rate improvements in the following areas since using SAP on Google Cloud.

Significantly improved Improved Did not improve
Uptime / Availability

36%

43%

21%

Security

36%

50%

14%

Performance

36%

57%

7%

System Provisioning / Deployment times

62%

38%

0%

Sustainability

38%

54%

8%

Cost Savings

22%

57%

21%

Google Cloud Storage Case Study

Jobecam reduces operational overhead by 50%+ by migrating to Google Cloud

Introduction

This case study of Jobecam is based on an April 2021 survey of Google Cloud Storage customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Google Cloud Storage was so easy to set up. It has allowed us to reduce time spent managing our storage by at least 50%. My team spends less time managing objects and their lifecycles, and more time helping grow the business.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Google Cloud Storage:

  • Worked with the following solutions as their primary storage provider prior to using Google Cloud storage products:
    • An in-house solution
    • AWS
  • Faced the following challenges with their previous storage solution before migrating to Google Cloud:
    • High costs
    • A lack of speed
    • Too much time spent managing their infrastructure

Use Case

Jobecam primarily uses the following Google Cloud storage product(s):

  • Cloud Storage (Object Storage)
  • The benefits of Google Cloud storage products to Jobecam include:
    • Competitive price for performance
    • Ease to set up, manage and monitor their storage
    • Easy integration with other Google Cloud tools (monitoring, analytics, ML/AI)
  • Jobecam chose Google Cloud as part of their multi-cloud, backup & disaster recovery, and quality delivery strategy.
  • Results

    Jobecam achieved the following results with Google’s cloud storage products:

    • Benefits:
      • Experienced cost savings
      • Reduced operational overhead
      • Experienced better performance
    • Jobecam agrees with the following statements after using Google’s cloud storage products:
      • Google Cloud’s storage products have made their infrastructure management easier
      • They are confident that Google Cloud storage products can support their business needs at any scale
      • Their data and applications are secure when stored with Google Cloud – and their customers’ data is secure as well
      • Google Cloud’s storage products help them feel prepared for the future of their business
      • Choosing Google Cloud is part of their sustainability strategy
    • Jobecam estimates the following improvement since migrating their storage to Google Cloud:
      • reduced costs: 10-24%
      • enhanced security: 10-24%
      • increased intelligence & value derived from data: 25-49%
      • reduced operational overhead: 50-75%
      • improved performance: 75%+


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