The Five Golden Rules for Implementing SAP S/4HANA
Every organization is accelerating its transition to SAP’s intelligent enterprise. If you are one of the transformation partners who have his/her hands in transforming enterprises to adopt the innovations delivered by SAP, this blog is for you. Let us discuss the five golden rules for SAP S/4HANA's cloud and on-premise ERP (Enterprise Resourcing Planning) systems implementation. We are already aware of S/4HANA’s flexibility and extensibility options embedded in the solution along with a complete set of ABAP (Advanced Business Application Programming) environments. But are we aware of our choices made during the transition which might increase or decrease the TCO (Total [...]
Discovering the Synonym for Migration in SAP’S Dictionary
Argentina vs Portugal in the Quarterfinals of FIFA World Cup 2018 would have paved the way for an enthralling show of agility, speed, passion and endurance. Nevertheless, it did not turn up as anticipated, their respective opponents played better in the Round of 16 and it was the strategized, accelerated display in rolling away the ball from one end to the other, right past the goal line that made the difference. Jotting down a parallel, the ‘migration’ from one SAP landscape to the other is a process involving strategized preparation, streamlined realization and seamless production. Now, from the title of this blog, [...]
Steps to the Future: SAP S/4HANA Cloud Journey
It is clear now that companies are realizing the benefits of cloud solutions (SAP S/4HANA Cloud), which include greater agility, scalability, lower costs, faster ROI, and more opportunities for innovation – all of which are factors that fuel business growth and enable companies to keep pace with the digital economy. Above all, the question for them is not whether to implement a cloud solution, but when and how will it be carried out. Below are four simple ways for an organization to start its cloud journey. Discover SAP S/4HANA Cloud – Free trial SAP S/4HANA Cloud – to drive instant value across lines of business with sophistication and [...]
What is SAP Activate? The Solution with Innovation as a Service
What is SAP Activate? SAP Activate comprises multiple core elements to deploy and sustain effective software that powers your business to run at its best. Unlike a traditional approach in which IT leads a resource-intensive, “big-bang” implementation over multi-year cycles, Innovation as a Service enables businesses to self-service their solutions more frequently for fast, business-driven setup. Pre-configured Business Processes Delivered Ready to Run Pre-configured processes are valuable both to jump-start your initial deployment, and to provide the foundation for frequent innovation upgrades and extensions as your business evolves. The pre-delivered business processes are chosen based on your business needs during a Fit-to-Standard assessment. Bring best practices to [...]
Do we Really Need to Invest Huge On S/4HANA?
SAP S/4HANA – the biggest launch from SAP for many years – is the newest generation of ERP offering its customers new best practices, new user experience and faster analytics than ever before. But why invest in this newer solution? If you are already using a SAP solution, you may be completely happy with the performance and stability of it. So now, you are being told to upgrade or migrate to S/4HANA, and understandably, your question is: why? Why S/4HANA Now? Your industry is changing, because consumers are changing, potential customers and employees belong to a fresh generation of [...]
Is 100% Data Migration Quality Possible When Moving From ECC To S/4HANA?
In this blog, we’ll explore if 100% data migration quality is possible when moving from ECC to SAP S/4HANA? From the above picture, we can see a great reduction in the number of tables being used in S/4HANA compared to ECC. In ECC, to support master and transaction tables, status and index tables are used to maintain load balancing, faster fetching of data, etc. In S4, these status and index tables are entirely removed, and many master and transaction tables are combined to few. They use in-memory columnar architecture, where the fetching of data is very fast and the [...]
What are the Different SAP S/4HANA Adoption Scenarios?
SAP introduced SAP S/4HANA in 2015. Since then, organizations have been actively adopting SAP S/4HANA, the post-modern SAP ERP, to guide them on their path to digital transformation. This blog explains the available SAP S/4HANA adoption scenarios including their technical tooling so that organizations planning to migrate to SAP S/4HANA can make the best individually suited decision for their system landscape. Replacing a non-SAP Landscape Replacing any non-SAP / 3rd-party System with SAP S/4HANA always means a new SAP S/4HANA implementation. In such a scenario, the only choice to make is about the deployment option. The deployment maybe either be on-premise or on the cloud (public or private option is possible). One of our [...]
Top 6 SAP S/4HANA Business Benefits you Must Consider
SAP S/4HANA is the intelligent ERP which uses the complete power of the SAP HANA in-memory database. Since its introduction in 2015, it has undergone numerous developments and is now poised as a true winner in the ERP Market. Therefore, it is vital to understand the SAP S/4HANA Business Benefits which you can leverage to enhance business value through digitization and digital transformation with SAP S/4HANA. To start with, SAP S/4HANA has many advantages (What is the difference between SAP S/4HANA and SAP ECC?). It leverages on the HANA in-memory platform and its columnar data storage mechanism to provide [...]
What is the Difference Between SAP S/4HANA And SAP ECC ERP? (SAP S/4HAN Vs SAP ECC)
SAP introduced SAP S/4HANA in 2015. Since then, most of us are following the innovations & simplifications in SAP S/4HANA. We also wonder about the the functionalities & business benefits of SAP S/4HANA. However, even now, questions do arise in SAP S/4HANA vs SAP ECC (SAP S4H vs SAP ECC) discussions as to what is different between SAP ECC and SAP S/4HANA. So, what is the difference between SAP S/4HANA and SAP ECC? In this blog post, I will cover some of the key differences between SAP S4H and SAP ECC. Therefore, by the end of the blog, you will have [...]