Infor Cloudsuite Specialization Program for Alliance Partners

By CIOReview | Wednesday, January 27, 2016

FREMONT, CA: Infor has announced their new CloudSuite specialization program for alliance partners. This new program is aimed at ensuring that alliance partners are fully equipped and trained to help move customers from on-premises solutions to the Infor cloud based solution.

The Infor CloudSuite is a comprehensive suite of industry-proven solutions which has a core ERP combined with high value extension applications that are all delivered in a single cloud. Automotive manufacturers modernize, innovate and drive competitive separation with the aid of Infor CloudSuite. The specialization program from Infor CloudSuite has been developed for alliance partners and supports them to complete a series of requirements that result in specialization credentials. Post completion of the Infor CloudSuite specialization program requirements, formal validation is given to the Alliance partners by Infor as a gesture of acknowledgement and this eventually sets apart the Alliance partners from other partners relative to their training regarding Infor CloudSuite.

Applicants seeking qualification in cloud accreditation must have an existing Infor Partner Network (IPN) alliance agreement. The Infor Partner Network is an essential part of Infor’s solution and growth strategy which has been designed by partners for partners. Channel Partners play a critical role in supporting the overall strategy, and Infor is focused on building and delivering best-in-class products to help partners build a sustainable and profitable business.

Eligible partners seeking to participate in the program should undergo a four step validation process consisting of nomination, application, review and award. A program application from the Infor Alliance manager has to be requested in order to initiate the nomination process. A checklist of requirements is provided by the Alliance manager to initiate the nomination process. A Hook & Loop CloudSuite logo and certificate of recognition are rewarded to the partners awarded Infor CLoudSuite specialization credential. They will also have their specialization highlighted on the Infor Partner Finder. Avaap, Advoco, Axsium Group, Ciber, NTT DATA, RPI Consultants and TEAMabsolute are the seven Infor alliance partners who have been granted an Infor CloudSuite specialization credential post completion of the certification requirements.