Virtustream Achieves SAP-Certification as Provider of Hosting Services for SAP HANA® Enterprise Cloud

  Virtustream Achieves SAP-Certification as Provider of Hosting Services for
  SAP HANA® Enterprise Cloud

Business Wire

WASHINGTON -- September 26, 2013

Virtustream, Inc., the leading enterprise class cloud solutions provider,
today announced that it is now an SAP-certified provider of hosting services
for SAP HANA® Enterprise Cloud technology. Virtustream is among the first SAP
partners in the world to achieve this certification from SAP AG. This
certification recognizes Virtustream’s ability to deliver services for SAP
HANA Enterprise Cloud with high-quality operation standards. Additionally,
Virtustream provides enterprise-class cloud services, including assessments,
onboarding, and operations.

Virtustream delivers hosting services for SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud across the
entire lifecycle of the SAP® Business Suite applications – test/dev, QA,
staging and production. Virtustream’s xStream cloud management software and
its µVM technology enable application-level SLAs that assure performance and
availability of critical SAP Business Suite applications running on the SAP
HANA platform. Virtustream also provides embedded backup and disaster recovery
services for all enterprise class applications, including the SAP HANA
Enterprise Cloud. Virtustream delivers on the promise of true hybrid cloud
extensibility as their certified private cloud services provide reliable
transportability of workloads across cloud environments, including SAP’s own
HANA Enterprise Cloud.

Virtustream has more than 100 SAP systems running in its cloud today and
successfully executed one of the first migrations to the SAP Business Suite
powered by SAP HANA.

“We are extremely proud to have achieved this certification from SAP, and
we're excited to set a high standard for how to deliver enterprise class cloud
services to SAP HANA customers," said Michael Hoch, senior vice president of
cloud advisory services for Virtustream. “The certification will further
enable us to bring real-time applications running on the SAP HANA platform to
market, unlocking new insight for companies in every industry.”

Press release: SAP Invests in Virtustream: Strategic investment to accelerate
development and delivery of SAP in the cloud. September 9, 2013

About Virtustream®

Virtustream is a leading cloud innovator offering enterprise class cloud
solutions to enterprises, governments and service providers. Virtustream
enables businesses to move complex production applications to the cloud –
whether private, public or hybrid – while delivering the full economic and
business benefits of the cloud. Virtustream offersxStream™, cloud management
software for private/public/hybrid clouds and also offers the Virtustream
Cloud which providessecure, high availability, Infrastructure as a Service
(IaaS) to enterprises. BothxStreamand the Virtustream Cloud deliver secure,
cloud efficiency withperformance SLAs for mission critical applications (SAP,
Oracle, Microsoft and thousands more). Virtustream’s solutions are backed by
professional services to design, migrate to, and manage clouds.

Virtustream offers these enterprise class cloud solutions worldwide; owns data
centers in the U.S. and EMEA, and has offices in Washington DC, San Francisco,
Atlanta, London, and Dubai.

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AG in Germany and in several other countries.

All other product and service names mentioned are the trademarks of their
respective companies.

Contact:

Virtustream, Inc.
Lisa Desmond, 615-368-7325
lisa.desmond@virtustream.com
or
Mindshare PR
Heather Fitzsimmons, 650-800-7160
Heather@mindsharepr.com