SEATTLE, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Kingdee International Software Group Company Limited (Stock Code: 00268.HK) is pleased to announce that Kingdee Group has signed a global strategic partnership agreement with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to make Kingdee ERP services available on the AWS Cloud. Under the agreement, Kingdee transitions their ERP services to the AWS Cloud and AWS enables Kingdee in the area of business transformation, product innovation, technology development, operation and maintenance automation, user experience improvements, international market development and personnel training. The agreement assists Kingdee in building its world-class ERP cloud service platform as "all-in" with AWS, and contributes to cloud ecosystem growth in China.
Through the agreement, Kingdee is also now a member of the AWS Partner Network (APN). AWS supports Kingdee in moving its ERP solutions to the AWS Cloud. Supported by the highly reliable, secure and elastic cloud computing services from AWS, Kingdee enhances its on-demand ERP service, which is easy to use, highly elastic and scalable, and customers only pay for their actual usage.
According to the research from Gartner, 47 percent of enterprises are planning to move their core ERP system to the cloud within five years. AWS is a leading provider in the cloud market, while Kingdee was named the top leader in the SME ERP market in China for the tenth consecutive year with 4 million enterprise customers and 50 million users.
"Customers want sophisticated software solutions available via the cloud to increase agility, improve scalability, and provide a pay-as-you-go model," said Adam Selipsky, Vice President of AWS. "Software providers need to focus on their own business innovations and customer experiences, rather than managing the undifferentiated heavy lifting of the underlying infrastructure. We are pleased to work with Kingdee to accelerate the innovation and iteration of Kingdee's ERP solutions with all the benefits if running on the AWS cloud."
Mr. XU Shaochun, founder and CEO of Kingdee said, "We'd like to leverage this great opportunity to build up a world class ERP cloud service platform, enhance our leadership in the enterprise mobile internet service market, provide a great customer experience, and enable Chinese enterprise customers transformation in the internet era."
About Kingdee International Software Group Corporation Limited
Kingdee International Software Group Company Limited ("Kingdee" or the "Group") (Stock Code: 00268.HK) was founded in 1993 and headquartered in Shenzhen, PRC. With "Let Data Creates Values" as its mission, "Build the Biggest Enterprise Big Data Cloud in China" as its vision and "Walk on ZHENGDAO (right track) and Walk by WANGDAO (noble way)" as its core values, "User-first, Small, Beauty, Fast" product and service belief, the Group provides software products and Cloud services for over four million corporates, hospitals and government organizations and for over fifty million users worldwide. Kingdee was named as the leader in the SME ERP market in China for the tenth consecutive year.
For further information about Kingdee International, please visit the Group's website at www.kingdee.com.