WFT Cloud Announces SCIF Methodology Provided Considerable Improvement in Customers’ ROI by Moving Their SAP Non-Production to Cloud

In October 2011, Wharfedale reached the milestone of migrating and deploying more than a dozen SAP enterprise landscapes on cloud. Today the company unveiled key insights into the cloud and the business challenges that lie ahead for 2012.
Published On
February 28, 2012


Wharfedale Technologies Inc. (WFT Cloud), a leading SAP Infrastructure and SAP on Cloud consulting firm, has made significant gains within the cloud computing domain due to its focus on cost savings and faster ROI when customers decide to migrate their SAP Non-Productionlandscapes to Cloud.

WFT Cloud’s own SAP Cloud Image Factory (SCIF) is based on permutation & combination's of SAP software available on open systems. This proprietary methodology rests at the core of how WFT Cloud saves its customers both time and money when provisioning their SAP landscapes to Cloud. WFT Cloud’s “SCIF” library, containing over 800+ SAP Images, enables SAP to Cloud migrations to be delivered in minutes (not days). The SCIF approach will free up existing resources and additional CapEx which can then be applied to other business critical initiatives.

WFT Cloud customers realize greater cost savings through a predictable pricing structure. WFT Cloud’s all inclusive fixed price model includes: cost for hardware and software, SAP operations support, SAP data Protection, as well as SAP system refresh and patching. WFT Cloud customers experience accelerated ROI and a cost savings advantage after migrating their SAP non-production landscapes to WFT Cloud. The following are the average cost savings for WFT Cloud customers when migrating from different system environments or deploying a new landscape:

  •    Mainframe to WFT Cloud - minimum of 40-50% savings
  •    UNIX (Linux/HPUX/AIX) to WFT Cloud - minimum of 30-40% savings
  •    Intel (Non-Virtualized) to WFT Cloud - minimum of 25-30% savings
  •    Intel (Virtualized) to WFT Cloud - minimum of 20-30% savings

WFT Cloud customers can also take advantage of our “Cloud Aggregation Solution”. The cloud aggregation solution” provides customers with the flexibility and choice of selecting between competing cloud service providers. This option truly serves to benefit WFT Cloud customers by delivering SLA driven options, reduced operational costs and faster ROI.

Ganesh Radhakrishnan, CEO of WFT Cloud, concurs with Gartner’s assumption that, “20% of all businesses will own absolutely no IT assets come 2013”. This is why WFT Cloud has become a leader in helping customers to reduce operation costs and improve efficiencies when migrating their SAP landscapes onto WFT Cloud.

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 or call us at (888) 533-3113.

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