Atos’s 10,000 consultants quickly gain skills with SAP HANAInternational IT services company Atos supports around 5,000 systems running SAP® software globally and more than 1.3 million people who rely on the technology to deliver their business goals. In order to maintain its leading expertise in SAP solutions, Atos turned to Dell solutions for running SAP HANA to give its consultants worldwide access to SAP HANA. “There’s a lot of interest in SAP HANA worldwide, and it’s great that our consultants can offer the expertise that customers require using our Dell hardware,” said Michel Mertens, head of the Atos, Customer Center of Expertise for SAP solutions. “This really adds value to our innovative initiatives at the Atos SAP HANA Lab and Innovation center.” G.I.B gives customers access to critical data in seconds Based in Germany, G.I.B has been an SAP software solution and technology partner for more than seven years, and develops solutions designed to help companies remain competitive in a challenging business environment. By installing SAP HANA on Dell PowerEdge servers and using Dell Services to help the project stay on schedule, G.I.B provided customers with faster access to supply chain data to help them increase efficiency and make better decisions. “With SAP HANA running on Dell PowerEdge servers, we’ve got data access down to just seconds, helping customers get business insight faster for better decision making,” said Nikolaj Schmitz, IT manager, G.I.B. “We would recommend this configuration to companies because it delivers the power and stability to maximize the performance of business-critical large-scale SAP software environments.” Dell and SAP: Better Together For more than a decade, Dell has collaborated with SAP to successfully deliver hundreds of SAP solutions across many industries. More information can be found at www.dell.com/hana. About Dell Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) listens to customers and delivers innovative technology and services that give them the power to do more. For more information, visit www.dell.com. Dell World Join us at Dell World 2013, Dell’s premier customer event exploring how technology solutions and services are driving business innovation. Learn more at www.dellworld.com and follow #DellWorld on Twitter. About SAP As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP (NYSE: SAP) helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device -- SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable more than 248,500 customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably. For more information, visit www.sap.com. Dell and PowerEdge are trademarks of Dell Inc. Dell disclaims any proprietary interest in the marks and names of others. SAP, SAP HANA and all SAP logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of SAP AG in Germany and in several other countries.