Deploying Infor applications in the cloud will help equipment companies modernize their technology, reduce IT infrastructure, speed deployment, and create a lower total cost of ownership.
Infor will leverage IBM Power Systems built on open standards to create a private cloud environment to run Infor applications with increased speed and agility.
"Infor is committed to helping our customers in the equipment industry drive efficiency not only through applications that improve business processes, but also through technology that helps reduce their IT budgets," said Mark Wright, executive vice president, Infor. "Customers that choose to deploy Infor applications in the cloud will be able to take advantage of reduced costs, increased flexibility and easier upgrades, all with maintenance and support direct from Infor's award winning Xtreme Support Program."
The delivery of a cloud offering of Infor Equipment follows Infor's recent announcement of heavy investment in the industry, which includes a dedicated innovation center and the formation of the Infor CAT Dealer Advisory Council.
Learn more: Read the news release.