Press Release - April 08, 2016
Velocity Helps Transform Innocor IT Ecosystem With Zoom Analytics, Hybrid Cloud, and Unique Cloud Application Management Platform
CHARLOTTE, NC--(Marketwired - April 08, 2016) - Velocity Technology Solutions, a global leader in enterprise application cloud managed services, announced that it will provide Innocor Inc. with hybrid cloud services for its information technology (IT) footprint across manufacturing and distribution centers throughout the U.S. Innocor, a manufacturer of innovative sleep products, will also employ sophisticated analytics and wide application management capabilities provided by the Velocity Cloud Application Management Platform™ (VCAMP™) leveraging AWS to realize greater operational efficiencies and product fulfillment.
As part of the contract, Velocity will provide managed application services for Innocor's Oracle JD Edwards enterprise resource planning system on public cloud environments managed by VCAMP. Innocor will also manage a number of PaaS applications itself and leverage VCAMP across its IT ecosystem.
"Velocity is helping Innocor transform their IT ecosystem with key innovations," said Judithe Kennedy, Senior Vice President of the JD Edwards Line of Business for Velocity Technology Solutions. "We are employing our hybrid cloud approach along with Velocity Zoom analytics to help them achieve greater operations clarity. When complete, they will obtain a unique cloud application management platform specifically designed for JD Edwards, which will be implemented over a 12 week period. Innocor will take advantage of the latest in cloud technology to manage their operations as the VCAMP system will help simplify their transition to a hybrid cloud and our analytics will offer insights Innocor would have been unable to recognize previously."
"Using the public cloud for our ERP infrastructure enables us to allocate the correct resources in a secure yet nimble manner to improve our business," said Ken Morris, Chief Information Officer for Innocor, Inc. "Velocity brings a wealth of experience providing managed services for JD Edwards systems and its VCAMP management system will enable us to improve our operations management capabilities and help us deliver even better service to our customers."
Velocity Technology Solutions has been involved with Oracle's JD Edwards for many years and was recently awarded the 2016 Partner Excellence Award for "Supporting JD Edwards Customers: Quest and other User Groups." The award reflects Velocity's commitment to enabling JD Edwards customers to utilize the software system and achieve superior efficiency and productivity benefits.
About Velocity Technology Solutions
Velocity Technology Solutions (www.VelocityCloud.com), a global enterprise application cloud services leader since 2003, delivers secure, fully managed environments spanning private, public and hybrid clouds. The company's portfolio includes application-focused cloud managed services, professional services, with data analytics and optimization solutions. Velocity's expertise in managing leading ERP applications, leveraging the patent pending Velocity Cloud Application Management Platform, gives customers required availability, security, visibility and control at a reduced total cost of ownership. Velocity is headquartered in Charlotte, NC, with facilities in North America, Europe and Asia. Velocity is a portfolio company of Silver Lake Sumeru, a global leader with private equity investments in leading, growth-oriented technology companies. For additional information on the firm and its entire portfolio, visit www.silverlake.com.
About Innocor, Inc.
Innocor, Inc. is the leader in consumer-driven polyurethane foam products proven to deliver comfort, relaxation and rejuvenation. Innocor Comfort™, the consumer products division, manufactures advanced memory foam products including pillows, mattress toppers, mattresses, etc. under the Sleep Innovations®, Novaform® and other brands. Innocor, Inc. also manufactures innovative foam products for commercial customers under its Innocor Foam Technologies™ division. Innocor is headquartered in West Long Branch, New Jersey and has 22 manufacturing plants and distribution centers throughout the U.S.
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