2021 Press Releases

August 02, 2021

Google Cloud Partners with SAP to Accelerate Business Transformations in the Cloud

Google Cloud and SAP SE announced an expanded strategic partnership to assist customers in executing business transformations, migrating critical business systems to the cloud, and augmenting existing business systems with Google Cloud AI and machine learning capabilities (ML).

Google Cloud will be a strategic cloud partner for the RISE with SAP offering under this expanded partnership. The two companies will collaborate to accelerate cloud migrations and business process migrations for customers. In addition, customers can benefit from the planned global availability of multiple SAP services and products on Google Cloud’s reliable, scalable cloud infrastructure and high-speed network, including the SAP Analytics Cloud and SAP Data Warehouse Cloud solutions within SAP Business Technology Platform (SAP BTP).

“Google Cloud and SAP share a commitment to supporting customer success and growth. We’re delighted to partner with SAP to accelerate business’ digital transformations with SAP on Google Cloud and with next-generation cloud capabilities,” said Rob Enslin, president at Google Cloud. “Through support for RISE with SAP and in-depth integrations between SAP and Google Cloud, this new partnership will enable customers to seamlessly bring their most critical business systems and applications to a future-proof, secure and low-latency environment and to run them sustainably, on the industry’s cleanest cloud.”

“RISE with SAP has been enthusiastically adopted by customers who want to accelerate their journey toward becoming an intelligent enterprise. We are now expanding our partnership with Google Cloud to further customer success,” said Thomas Saueressig, member of the Executive Board of SAP SE and responsible for SAP Product Engineering. “Offering integration between SAP solutions, SAP BTP and Google Cloud infrastructure and capabilities in artificial intelligence, machine learning and analytics gives customers the choice they desire as well as the innovative portfolio they seek to transform their businesses in the cloud.”

Throughout 2021, SAP and Google Cloud drove successful joint customer adoption, with mutual customers including EnergizerMSC Industrial, the AES Corporation, and others choosing RISE with SAP on Google Cloud.