Atlanta, Georgia (July 5, 2022) Lemongrass, the “SAP in the Cloud” company, has been awarded the Sophos 2022 Channel Partner of the Year award. Lemongrass was recognized for its outstanding performance and commitment to securing organizations with Sophos’ next-generation cybersecurity solutions and services.
Lemongrass and Sophos have been working together for over eight years, and Lemongrass has standardized on Sophos for firewalling and anti-virus across its SAP on Cloud installed base of 8,000 virtual machines for customers in Europe, the United States, and Asia-Pacific. Sophos technology also forms part of Lemongrass’s successful core operating tooling, which has achieved a consistent application SLA of >99.99% across Lemongrass’s entire estate.
As a pioneer and early adopter of cloud technology, including agile commercial models, Lemongrass has been a launch partner for the adoption of Cloud Private Offers within the Hyperscale marketplace. Working with Sophos, Lemongrass has developed and launched new offers, leading to improved commercial discounts, cloud-calibrated commercial models compatible with agile platform flexibility, and DevOps operational models. This ensures that customers’ security and anti-virus deployment and licensing models match the flexibility offered by Hyperscaler platforms technically and commercially.
“The shift to remote working has expanded organizations’ attack surfaces, and cybercriminals are stopping at nothing to penetrate these increasingly virtual networks. Armed with Sophos’ industry-best cybersecurity solutions and services, Lemongrass is securing organizations against these advanced threats,” said Kendra Krause, Sophos Senior Vice President of Global Channels and Sales Operations. “Sophos is proud to support and recognize this year’s winners that are leading the industry in delivering business-critical cybersecurity solutions, and we
look forward to their continued success.”
“We are honored to receive the 2022 Channel Partner of the Year award from Sophos,” said Eamonn O’Neill, CTO at Lemongrass. “Sophos technology has been an integral to our ability to secure our customers’ SAP on Cloud environments, and we’re excited to continue this very successful partnership in 2022 and beyond.”
Sophos is a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting more than 500,000 organizations and millions of consumers in more than 150 countries from today’s most advanced cyberthreats. Powered by threat intelligence, AI and machine learning from SophosLabs and SophosAI, Sophos delivers a broad portfolio of advanced products and services to secure users, networks and endpoints against ransomware, malware, exploits, phishing and the wide range of other cyberattacks. Sophos provides a single integrated cloud-based management console, Sophos Central – the centerpiece of an adaptive cybersecurity ecosystem that features a centralized data lake that leverages a rich set of open APIs available to customers, partners, developers, and other cybersecurity vendors. Sophos sells its products and services through reseller partners and managed service providers (MSPs) worldwide. Sophos is headquartered in Oxford, U.K. More information is available at www.sophos.com.
Lemongrass is a software-enabled services provider, synonymous with SAP on Cloud, focused on delivering superior, highly automated Managed Services to Enterprise customers. With a unique combination of experience, expertise and best practices designed to deliver the desired outcomes from an SAP transformation, Lemongrass engineers strategies and services that enable the economics, scale and agility of hyperscale computing while unlocking business innovation and controlling the risks and uncertainties. Lemongrass Cloud Platform (LCP) enables near-zero downtime migrations to Cloud and differentiated Managed Services for SAP and its related workloads. Our customers span multiple verticals and geographies across the Americas, EMEA and APAC and we partner with AWS, SAP, Microsoft, Google and other global technology leaders.