WFT Announces a New Service for Managing Decommissioned Legacy ERP Environment in the Cloud

Wharfedale’s service will leverage WFT’s cloud computing capability and will deliver significant cost savings to companies that are required to maintain and manage legacy IT infrastructure for compliance or reporting purposes
Published On
July 30, 2013

PRINCETON, NJ (PRWEB) JULY 31, 2013  Wharfedale Technologies, Inc. announced today a new service focused on managing decommissioned legacy ERP environments in the Cloud. The service will leverage WFT’s cloud computing capabilities and will deliver significant cost savings to companies that are required to maintain and manage legacy IT infrastructure for compliance or reporting purposes.  

Managing decommissioned legacy applications is becoming increasingly complex and expensive due to more stringent compliance guidelines as well as increasing volumes of data. Each industry vertical has its specific set of requirements that dictate the need to support legacy processes and maintaining data for over 10 or 15 years. Often times these legacy applications are accessed sporadically, could be as little as a few times a year, yet companies need to maintain expensive hardware and provide support to keep them up and running.

The support costs for maintaining legacy hardware also go up significantly after the first few years.  Wharfedale’s new offering will deliver significant IT infrastructure cost savings to the customer, while maintaining a high level of service availability. A fully managed solution will include management of legacy hardware, operating systems, and all essential upgrades and patches required to keep the legacy infrastructure working, as per defined SLAs. On an average this could be a 40-60% cost savings for the customer.  

“Companies can take advantage of economies of scale, agility and scaling benefits that cloud can offer by moving off of poorly utilized expensive hardware running legacy applications,” said Mahesh Reddy, Wharfedale’s CTO. “These applications can certainly leverage most of the features presented by the different cloud delivery models.”

About Wharfedale Technologies Inc.

Wharfedale Technologies Inc. (WFT Cloud) is a leading technology consulting firm specializing in SAP infrastructure integrations and services, as well as private/public hybrid Cloud solutions. As an SAP certified provider of cloud services, Wharfedale also offers SAP solutions around - high availability, disaster recovery, advanced sizing for virtualization, back up/recovery Integration, systems refresh automation and landscape optimization.  For more information on Wharfedale and WFT Cloud services, please visit or call us at (888) 533-3113.  SAP and all SAP logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of SAP AG in Germany and in several other countries. All other product and service names mentioned are the trademarks of their respective companies.

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