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Arco Moving SAP to Azure: Risks, benefits and lessons learned

Arco, the UK’s leading supplier of safety equipment, workwear and services, embarked on their digital transformation journey and executed it in a matter of weeks, migrating their existing data centre environment onto Azure.

Hear first-hand how Arco digitally transformed their business with Ensono and find out;
•The driving factors behind SAP cloud migration
•What organisations can gain from moving SAP to the cloud
•Lessons Arco learned from their experience, and how this can be applied elsewhere
Recorded May 26 2021 41 mins
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Cherish Curl Project Manager & Richard Elderkin Solutions Architect at Arco, Jeff Yeo SAP Netweaver Manager at Ensono

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