Containerize ERP

Containerizing ERP

Reduce Maintenance Complexity by Containerizing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Software


We can help reduce your maintenance complexity significantly!

There’s been a lot of talk in the last few years about ‘digitization’ and ‘IT transformation’ as enterprises look for ways to stay relevant and competitive, serve their customers and stakeholders, and align to a leadership-driven IT mandate. Some have set-off on a course to modernize by adopting a DevOps methodology. Not without it’s challenges, DevOps provides processes and policies wrapped in cultural change directed at development and operations teams. A critical component of this methodology is the use of containers where applications are built, housed, enhanced, accelerated, tested and launched iteratively and at high velocity.

Great! But what about the current legacy environment?

Home-grown applications, unsupported operating systems, ancient hardware, multiple data centers, private clouds, public clouds make up the IT footprint and developing a strategy to modernize this seems daunting. But it doesn’t need to be. Containerizing applications solves many legacy IT challenges and there’s no need to adopt a holistic DevOps strategy to reap the benefits.

Why Containerize ERP?

Containers, while not new, are gaining popularity as education institutions focus on optimizing their ERP applications to streamline the deployment process, enhance security, reduce complex management and maintenance activities and ensure application availability while reducing costs.

There is a light at the end of your maintenance tunnel.

What Does This Mean for Institutions?

The ERP Containerization offering provides expert assistance in containerizing Tomcat instances that are running ERP applications, without modification and then deploying them on an enterprise-grade container platform. This helps. institutions solve reoccurring challenges such as:

Proof-of-Value

Get started today with our ERP QuickStart Service. A short-term engagement with our experts who will work with you to identify candidates and deliver containerized applications. At the close of the engagement, you’ll receive a metrics-based proof-of-value report and directional guidance from our delivery experts which can be the basis for your go-forward planning.
Book a free virtual Discovery Session to explore the possibilities.

HighVail helps reduce deployment windows from days to seconds.

How Does the QuickStart Service Work?

  • 1. Identify

    Identify all ERP applications that are currently deployed.

  • 2. Build Enterprise-Grade Container Platform

    Implement a robust and highly available container platform where identified ERP applications will run.

  • 3. Lift

    Containerize ERP applications using base containers images.

  • 4. Shift Application Re-Platform

    Deploy containerized ERP applications onto the container platform and create deployment policies.

  • 5. ERP Application Validation

    Work with the application team(s) to test and validate application functionality.

To learn more, download our ERP Quickstart Solution Brief by clicking the link below.

Connect with us to get started, and schedule a free virtual Discovery Session to see what is possible.