Success Story: Kellogg's Migration to the AWS Cloud with Near-Zero Downtime

“Thanks to SNP, we were able to go live on AWS with a total project time of less than six months and under four hours downtime. More than 1,600 users in five markets with near zero downtime and on an accelerated timeline were migrated.” Salvador Millan, Vice President Infrastructure and Operations, Kellogg Company

The Challenge

Kellogg leadership chose the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud platform to house its global SAP landscape.

The Solution

To overcome their upgrade and migration challenges, Kellogg’s engaged SNP to assist with the SAP upgrade at the application layer.

The Advantage

  • Successful upgrades with no custom programming required
  • Rapid migration and low risk
  • Upgrade and migration of multiple SAP components simultaneously
  • Near zero downtime (less than four hours)
  • Reducing Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)
  • Reducing Data Center Management overhead
  • Shortened project timeline
  • Faster path to increased reliability, improved performance and faster replication of environments