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New AWS Test Drives Available from APN Consulting Partners Strafford Technology and Vision33

Try it, pilot it, put it in production.

Through the AWS Test Drive Program, APN Partners can automate the deployment of their enterprise workloads on AWS using AWS CloudFormation. The Program gives APN Consulting and Technology Partners the ability to efficiently and effectively demonstrate the capabilities of their enterprise workloads on AWS to customers around the globe; in minutes customers can launch, log in, and learn about how a wide range of popular APN Partner IT solutions can meet their business needs. AWS Test Drives are provided free of charge to customers when they register, and cover areas including:

  • Big Data
  • HPC
  • Microsoft
  • Oracle
  • Red Hat
  • SAP
  • Security
  • Storage

Today we’re excited to tell you about the two most recent Test Drives launched by two of our APN Consulting Partners.

Discover the Newest AWS Test Drives

Hyperion Planning – Strafford Technology

The Hyperion Planning Test Drive from Strafford Technology provides access to the latest version of the budgeting and planning application from Oracle. With the full functionality of the on-premises version of the product, users will be able to explore all areas of the application. Users will create and adjust a forecast based on historical financial information, and adjust it based on key business drivers. The user will be given access to a four-hour test drive of the Hyperion Cluster through both the web-based application, and directly from within Microsoft Excel.

Explore this Test Drive here

SAP Business One Test Drive and User Scenario Guide – Vision33

SAP Business One will provide your growing business with insight across financials, operations, product lines, customer orders, and more – for faster data-driven decision making at every level of your enterprise. Sign up for this lab from Vision33 to experience SAP Business One from your own desktop. You’ll also receive a user guide of six of the most common scenarios in SAP Business One, with navigation tips that easily take you through everyday business functions like Financials, CRM, Sales, Production, Inventory and Planning.

Explore this Test Drive here


You’ll be hearing a lot about the AWS Test Drive Program on the APN Blog throughout 2015, and we’ll continue to highlight new AWS Test Drives added from APN Partners on a regular basis.

If you’d like more information on becoming an AWS Test Drive Program participant, click here. To contact the AWS Test Drive team, click here.


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