SAP S/4HANA® Migration – Deadline 2025
SAP® has underlined its commitment to innovation by continuing to deliver new features to the previous SAP® solutions in form of enhancement packages and by prolonging mainstream maintenance for SAP® Business Suite 7 core applications until 2025. However, to harness the full innovation potential of SAP® and benefit from the new technologies that enable an intelligent ERP, a migration to S/4HANA® is inevitable.
Keep up with the innovation of SAP® and start your S/4HANA® migration in time.
In this context you need to:
- migrate your SAP® landscape to HANA
- learn how to work with Linux
- adapt the business processes that are affected by the migration
- take advantage of SAP HANA® as a platform and to prepare yourselve for your journey to SAP S/4HANA®
Determine your migration status
Are you still at the beginning of the transition to S/4HANA®, do you already know your personal roadmap or are you already planning to introduce S/4HANA®? The following questions will give you an overview on your status:
for a smooth transition to SAP S/4HANA®
Together, we offer a complete solution for the migration from SAP® ERP to SAP S/4HANA® running on Microsoft Azure, including managed services, licensing and cloud consumption.
For over 12 years, ITPC has supported small, medium-sized and large companies...
…with regard to the introduction, updating, migration, modernisation and operation of SAP ERP solutions. ITPC is Microsoft Gold Partner, pioneer of SAP on Azure in Europe and Nr. 1 SAP on Public Cloud Solution Provider in Switzerland. Having successfully completed 30 SAP on Azure projects and migrated over 200 SAP and 35 SAP HANA instances on Azure, ITPC is the ideal partner when it comes to SAP S/4HANA on Cloud. With ITPC you get one solution provider to take complete care of all your SAP infrastructure challenges, from migration planning to post migration operations support.
At our locations in Berne, Basel, Zurich and Lausanne, we employ a team...
…of 60 people who are distinguished by their many years of experience, expertise and professionalism in Linux and everything Open Source. Our Linux expertise is crucial during a S/4HANA migration. In addition, we maintain intensive partnerships with leading providers, communities and manufacturers of open source technologies to provide tailor-made solutions.
Red Hat is the world’s leading provider of enterprise open source software solutions and services, using a...
…community-powered approach to deliver reliable and high-performing Linux, hybrid cloud, container, and Kubernetes technologies. Red Hat helps customers develop cloud-native applications, integrate existing and new IT, and automate, secure, and manage complex environments.
SoftwareONE, a global leader in software and cloud portfolio management, transforms the way customers...
…govern, budget and optimize their global spend on software and cloud olutions. SoftwareONE brings a unique, well integrated combination of solutions, platform and transactional competency to help you navigate the complexity and achieve a balance between entitlement, inventory and consumption to avoid compliance risk and maximize the return on your software and cloud investments. Software Portfolio Management (SPM) and Software Asset Management (SAM) services provide the methodology and framework to gain control over the underlying software and cloud investments. We help our customers accelerate cloud adoption, right-size cloud and software consumption as well as spend, and minimize compliance risk. PyraCloud platform delivers the visibility, insight, automation and control customers require to maximize their overall investments in software from on-premises to cloud and better govern their software portfolio.
The SoftwareONE solutions, platform and transactional competency are unique in helping you simplify and manage your global software and cloud investments, ensuring you only spend on what you use and avoid compliance risk. Customers choose SoftwareONE because our solutions are global, fully integrated, span cloud and on-premises, and reduce complexity throughout the entire software supply chain.
before, during, and after the migration to SAP S/4HANA®
Through a unique assessment, SOLHANA qualifies the status of your current SAP® landscape, understands your infrastructure, requirements and determines your unique conversion path to SAP S/4HANA®. Based on a thorough understanding of your current SAP® landscape and your requirements for S/4HANA®, our SAP® architect experts will provide you with:
- SAP S/4HANA® Readiness Check
- overview of the new features in S/4HANA® related to your business processes
- 1-3 architecture design proposals of SAP S/4HANA®
- conversion path options to SAP S/4HANA®
- high-level plan with milestones and approximate dates for the migration
The results of the assessment are presented to the management of the organization, which can then decide how to move forward. The assessment outcomes are also submitted as a document and can thus serve as a basis for decisions later on.
SAM Maturity Assessment
The “Framework Assessment and Maturity Program” is ideally designed for customers who have a need or aspiration to optimize their asset-based Software lifecycle framework by establishing the baseline and defining the integrated roadmap against the industry Best Practices and SoftwareONE’s unique FAMP-Index
- Not just a simple assessment but a true comparison to being a best in class SAM Practice
- Mitigating potential GAPs which could cause exposure externally
- Able to uncover proactively actions to avoid being in a pitiful against some of the biggest risks in the industry
- What is true Maturity in Software Asset Management and how does it pay back in form of ROI?
- What are some of the short term and long term gains?
SOLHANA’s approach and deep business domain expertise in both SAP® and Linux facilitates a structured framework for your business to move to the next generation of SAP® ERP Suite. Our dedicated team of consultants will accelerate your journey to S/4HANA® with the following 6-step migration process.
Preparatory steps for the migration are executed on the source system and the business processes of the organization are revised.
The ideal architecture deployment is designed in detail, including the backup solution, the desired software components and a cost overview of the project.
A holistic S/4HANA® migration roadmap is laid out, with respect to timeframe, sequence of events and area of responsibility.
A pilot migration is carried out to finalize the plan and for the organization to gain experience with HANA.
The migration of the current SAP® ERP to S/4HANA® is carried out and the business processes of the organization are tailored to leverage the new system capabilities.
After Go-Live Support
Postmigration support to ensure the S/4HANA® landscapes are performing as required.
As every organization’s migration path is unique, this process is tailored for each organization. SOLHANA recognizes that priorities vary and each organization needs to determine the right timetable for its specific requirements.
SOLHANA’s deep business domain expertise and experience in both SAP® and Linux guarantee the smooth operation of your SAP S/4HANA® landscape. The SOLHANA experts provide SAP® technology and application managed services on 24 × 7 × 365 basis to support and maintain your SAP S/4HANA® environments, delivering high quality services with maximum flexibility, efficiency and scalability of operations.
Within the framework of our Service Level Agreements (SLA), SOLHANA offers comprehensive support and monitoring services, tailored to your individual requirements and wishes. SOLHANA provides fast, professional and reliable support in line with your requirements so you can fully concentrate on your core business.
SoftwareONE’s PyraCloud Platform enables organizations to implement a comprehensive software and cloud portfolio management process, reducing the overall spend and maximizing the value of their software investments. It analyzes vast amounts of data...
to help make the best decisions for on-premises and cloud software spend. Using this data and enriching it with license entitlements, inventory and consumption, the PyraCloud platform provides insights to help better govern and manage the entire software lifecycle, budget and spend.
There are two aspects to PyraCloud – Software Licensing Management and Cloud Management modules. Software Licensing Management is focused on helping customers govern and manage on-premises software budget and spend. It helps customers discover and normalize software contract and asset information, so they could optimize costs, procure eﬀectively and be better prepared to negotiate at time of renewals.
Software Asset Management
Controlling software spend is a challenge many organizations face in today’s modern workplace. To add to that challenge, a lack of understanding around complicated use rights increases the risk...
…of non-compliance, which many publishers use to generate additional revenue by leveraging teams of experienced auditors.
Optimize your software investments by transitioning from a reactive approach to a proactive methodology, complete with defined processes for mitigating your financial and legal exposure.
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