S/4HANA Study II: Objectives, Implementation, Strategies and Concerns of German SAP Users

Already in 2015, PAC carried out a study on SAP S/4HANA. At that time it was focused mainly on the relevance and strategic importance of the new product generation. The present study focuses on the implementation strategy and the introduction approach. The survey is based on telephone interviews with IT/SAP executives in German companies with a 1,000 or more employees.

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Relevance for SAP Customers, Expectations and Obstacles - With S/4 HANA, SAP begins a new chapter in its long ERP history. The current study examines the relevance of S/4 HANA for businesses, how solutions can be applied and what operation models are suitable.

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SAP S/4HANA is the new business suite for SAP customers. It is built on the SAP HANA platform and offers a personalized user experience with SAP Fiori. Whether used in the cloud or on your premises, SAP S/4HANA allows you to drastically simplify your system landscape and lower your total operating costs. The first available application is SAP Simple Finance. Additional solutions and applications will be launched in succession in the years to come.

You can already start gearing up to transform your existing SAP systems into S/4HANA systems. Our Streamline Your SAP for S/4HANA program will prepare your current SAP landscape to transition to the new business suite.

Are you planning to implement S/4 HANA?

A business division‘s duties often involves the sale or closing of business segments, such as plants or offices. Business data from the respective ERP and archive systems must be separated and transferred to a new system in an appropriate and consistent manner. When, for example, divisions are spun off or shut down, the data from the SAP software system must be removed and transferred to the new owner or insolvency administrator. Especially in companies that often move or sell divisions, IT should implement so-called carve-outs software.

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Interview with ERPwebTV

SAP HANA and S/4HANA migration - experiences and recommendations: Many SAP landscapes might migrate on SAP HANA und S/4HANA in the upcoming years. ERPwebTV asked our migration expert about the challenges companies have to face. The interview was held in german language.

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