Scott Robertson, Co-op: Migrating 3,000 retail stores to SAP cloud

Cloud Migration

The Co-op is a food retailers steeped in tradition. Founded in 1844, the now wide-reaching organisation has endured a reputation in Britain for being slow to change.

However, after four years, the company has transitioned all 3,000 of its stores to SAP’s cloud platform, making it one of the biggest SAP deployments in Europe.

ASDA, a larger supermarket chain than the Co-op, spent six years trying to do the same and backed out due to the roadblocks it...

IBM launches modernisation centre to support hybrid cloud adoption

Cloud Adoption

Tech giant IBM has unveiled the IBM Z and Cloud Modernisation Centre, describing it as a “digital front door to training, resources, and ecosystem partners” to accelerate hybrid cloud adoption.

The centre promises to modernise clients’ applications, data, and processes through the value of open hybrid cloud architecture.

Clients will be given insights on maintaining their current IT estate whilst focusing on a strategy for their core applications and data running...

Cloud Tech News, Virtual Hybrid Cloud Event, January 2022

Cloud Tech News, in association with TechForge Media, is hosting Hybrid Cloud Congress - a virtual event focusing on the business benefits born out of combining and unifying public cloud and private cloud services to create a single, adaptable, swift, and cost-optimal IT infrastructure.


Hybrid Cloud Congress, taking place virtually on 18 January 2022, will explore how establishing a strategic hybrid cloud can align IT resources with business and...