Inwi has sealed an agreement to offer in the sovereign cloud all the business solutions of the world leader in software solutions, SAP.
Inwi will host SAP solutions in its datacenters in Morocco and distribute these business solutions through the SAP Partner Managed Cloud (PMC) agreement. These solutions cover all business activities such as accounting, finance, logistics, marketing or human resources.
Thanks to this partnership, signed Tuesday, September 24, Inwi becomes the first SAP operator in the Maghreb region to offer SAP solutions in the sovereign cloud, said a statement.
“Through this new agreement with SAP, Inwi wants to make the most advanced professional solutions available to national companies in order to succeed in their digital transformation process.” In addition, 100% of the data of these companies are hosted and processed in Morocco. standards of security, availability and resilience to international standards”, explains Karim Guessous, Senior Account Manager at Inwi.
“At SAP, our goal is to accelerate access to technology for the greatest number of people, and we are also seeing increasing demand in the Francophone Africa region, particularly in Morocco, which we owe However, access to new technologies also means evangelizing and promoting access to the cloud, which we essentially enable through our flagship ‘S/4HANA’ platform. This partnership will provide companies with enterprise management solutions hosted on the national territory. This will allow them to access the benefits of the cloud without having to question the sovereignty of their data. On the other hand, Inwi will maximize the use of its latest generation datacenters to extend access to management applications,” concludes Gregory Strasser, COO / Vice President of Operations for Francophone Africa, SAP.
This partnership allows Moroccan companies to benefit from sovereign software solutions with very high added value in the form of monthly subscriptions and without prior investments in IT infrastructure. It will enable companies to implement their digital transformation in a fast, secure and scalable way.
As a reminder, Inwi was the first Moroccan operator to launch cloud and cybersecurity offerings for Moroccan companies in 2018. Its new datacenter Rabat Technopolis was inaugurated in January 2019, bringing the capacity of Inwi to 4,000 m², the largest datacenter in Morocco.