Upgrading Infor LX To The Cloud

In the rapidly evolving landscape of business technology, there’s opportunity for seasoned Infor® LX users to propel their organizations to new heights by transitioning to the cloud. 

Doing so unlocks innovative capabilities and positions businesses for accelerated growth and increased profitability.

Enhanced Security and Modern Technology

One of the primary advantages of transitioning to the cloud is the opportunity to leverage the latest Infor LX release, delivering a unified platform that modernizes infrastructure, integration layers, security, and user experience.

Keep your mission-critical systems and data secure, up-to-date, and at the forefront of technological advancements.

All-Inclusive Management by Infor

Upgrading to Infor LX in the cloud grants you access to the complete suite of Infor LX applications, regardless of your current licensing status. 

The inclusive package, featuring Infor Development Framework (IDF)’s Enterprise Integrator and Net-Link, and Infor OS, runs under a modern, web-based user experience. 

With hardware and software managed by Infor, you can rest assured of reliable operations under a strict service level agreement.

Low Total Cost of Ownership

Transitioning to Infor LX in the cloud keeps you current on Infor solutions and reduces the day-to-day costs, time, and dedicated resources required to maintain on-premises systems. 

The cloud solution provides the flexibility to scale seamlessly as your business grows, eliminating the need for additional hardware and infrastructure purchases.

Access to Essential Skills

Eliminate the challenge of locating IT staff experienced with the IBM® i platform by upgrading to Infor LX in the cloud. 

Infor takes ownership of maintaining the required skills and experience, allowing your IT staff to focus on strategic initiatives that deliver greater value to your enterprise.

Predictable SaaS Pricing

The subscription-based model of Infor LX in the cloud ensures predictable software-as-a-service (SaaS) pricing. 

You’ll have access to the latest Infor LX software without needing capital expenditure, planning, budgeting, and expansion to new sites or countries seamlessly. 

Furthermore, you can convert current maintenance fees into credit toward SaaS subscription fees during the upgrade.

The Defining Features of Infor LX in the Cloud

As businesses consider the transition to Infor LX in the cloud, it’s essential to understand the defining features that make this move a game-changer. 

Let’s explore the fundamental aspects distinguishing Infor LX in the cloud, tailored to meet the unique needs of businesses seeking growth, efficiency, and enhanced profitability.

Single-Tenant Environment

Infor LX in the cloud is designed as a single-tenant offering, allowing customers to maintain their customizations, third-party products, and custom IBM i applications seamlessly. 

Experience a personalized and secure environment, preserving the unique configurations driving your business’s success.

Predictable Operational Expense

Cloud solutions inherently reduce capital costs by eliminating the need for in-house infrastructure and upfront license investments. With Infor LX in the cloud, businesses benefit from a flexible subscription pricing model. 

This predictable monthly fee covers the controlled cost of running Infor LX on IBM i, including high availability and daily operations. 

The result is a streamlined financial approach with little budgeting for large upgrade projects.

High Availability

Infor LX in the cloud offers the option to include high availability as part of the monthly subscription. 

This strategic feature enhances data and business security without incurring expensive outlays for licensing, hardware, or additional services. 

Businesses can confidently operate, knowing their critical systems are fortified against potential disruptions.

Scalability and Flexibility

Cloud-based solutions like Infor LX in the cloud provide unparalleled scalability and flexibility. 

Organizations seamlessly scale their resources, accommodating the evolving needs of users, storage requirements, and processing power. 

This agility allows businesses to adapt swiftly without significant capital outlays, fostering an environment conducive to growth and innovation.

Comprehensive Application Suite

Upgrading to Infor LX in the cloud grants access to the entire suite of Infor LX applications. 

This includes Enterprise General Ledger, Visual Planner, Enterprise Integrator, System-Link, and more. 

Businesses can leverage the full spectrum of Infor LX features to optimize operations and drive efficiency across various facets of their enterprise.

High-Value Extension Applications and Managed Services

Infor LX in the cloud opens high-value expansion opportunities through packaged integrations. 

These integrations, such as Infor Supplier Exchange, Infor CRM, and Infor WMS, empower businesses to provide enhanced services to their customer base. 

Additionally, Infor LX in the cloud-managed services relieves businesses of the burden of managing hardware, IBM i operating systems, application upgrades, and backups. 

Flexible Service Level Options

Infor recognizes that businesses have diverse needs and, thus, offers Infor LX in the cloud with three service level options: Gold, Silver, and Bronze. 

Customers can tailor their selection to match specific throughput, redundancy, and availability requirements.

Drive Transformation with Infor

As businesses embark on the journey to the cloud, building a robust technology foundation becomes paramount. 

Infor is committed to being a strategic digital transformation partner, bringing the highest organizational excellence to every project.

Ready to Upgrade to Infor LX in the Cloud? Call VIRTUTEM Today

Upgrading Infor LX to the cloud is a strategic imperative for businesses seeking to grow faster and increase profits. To embark on this transformative journey, consider the expertise of VIRTUTEM, a trusted partner in upgrading Infor LX systems.

Are you ready to revolutionize your business with Infor LX in the cloud? Contact us today to explore the limitless possibilities.