The SAP PartnerEdge program gives partners access to resources, services and benefits that will help them build and maintain a successful partnership with SAP, and thus help the partner optimize business results for customers. GDT has a long history of joining with like-minded partners such as SAP, the world’s largest provider of enterprise application software, to provide the products and services customers need. As a current SAP customer and a Cisco Gold partner with nearly two-decades of expertise in the design and delivery of technologies and services of Cisco, EMC, VMware as well as a number of cloud and other key vendors, GDT is especially well-positioned to customize and uniquely deliver SAP solutions based on SAP software, and to accelerate customer deployments of SAP solutions across vendor platforms. Whether implementing SAP solutions or SAP HANA for production, development or test environments, on the public cloud or other combinations of vendor architectures and services, GDT focuses first on the client’s business need. “It’s our job to help our customers understand possibilities and the role of technology in making those possibilities a reality,” said JW Roberts, GDT founder and CEO. “The power of the SAP platform, its flexibility and ability to deal with Big Data, IoT and analytics, makes it the perfect complement to the products and services our customers want now and will need more of going forward.” “GDT is a unique partner in the SAP community,” said John Graham, senior vice president, North America Global Partner Operations. “GDT brings an extensive portfolio of solutions around IoT, mobility, analytics and cloud. Given GDT’s real-world experience with networks and data centers and expertise in SAP HANA tailored data center integration, we see this partnership growing and flourishing.” GDT has extensive expertise with the Internet of Things (IoT), cloud and enterprise mobility tools, and technologies that make possible the gathering of data from people, processes, and things. GDT teams of experts help businesses make sense of that data. GDT’s solutions push relevant information through reality apps and provide rapid analytics, with answers provided in seconds. GDT also offers extended business analytics that help drive business behavior through the analysis of the collected data and consideration of industry particulars and trends. GDT offers assessments of networks and data centers, people and processes, and makes recommendations for optimum use of resources and improvement of performance that increase ROI and protect a business’s bottom line. GDT solutions are replicated, validated, and fine-tuned in its state-of-the-art lab facilities prior to deployment. Solutions are further protected through GDT Managed Services offerings that take a proactive approach to challenge resolution and help mitigate the costs and consequences of downtime and delays while supporting businesses in accomplishing their goals.