The SAP Business Technology Platform grows rapidly: what can developers do with it?
This week we were at SAP TechEd in Las Vegas, the conference aimed at developers. In particular, they can expect a lot of innovation around the Business Technology Platform (BTP). Substantial expansion is on the way, to make work easier and business processes better via SAP software. Time to get ev... Read more
‘SAP lags behind on migration to S/4HANA’
According to a Gartner study, SAP is lagging behind its migration from ECC to S/4HANA. "This is their last chance", said analyst Ilona Hansen.
SAP ECC is a popular on-premises ERP system. Gartner estimates that 70 percent of SAP's customers depend on the solution. That's a problem, as ECC will n... Read more
IBM migrates to SAP S/4HANA
IBM is working on one of the biggest SAP migrations of all time. The tech giant is moving its software-as-a-service and payment systems to S/4HANA, SAP's cloud ERP solution.
IBM has good reason to promote the project. The tech giant is one of the cloud providers offering services for S/4HANA mig... Read more
Christian Klein shapes SAP in his own way
A lot has happened at SAP over the last months. At a product level, the company focuses on HANA and S/4HANA. Meanwhile, the organisation is also changing with Christian Klein as CEO. The software giant has changed rapidly in just a few years. With the annual SAPPHIRE conference behind us, it is a g... Read more
SAP pushes S/4HANA Cloud ERP with RISE with SAP
SAP has kicked off 2021 with major updates to its enterprise resource planning (ERP) software S/4HANA. The German ERP giant is launching RISE with SAP, which it describes as 'business transformation as a service'. This complete package should give companies the means to modernise their business pro... Read more
The road to S/4HANA: Why you should take the first steps right away
By 2027, SAP expects that most of its customers run the S/4HANA ERP solution. A transition is inevitable in the long run, although there are more reasons not to put this transition on the back burner. We talk to SAP specialist Ctac about the motivation behind migrating and the things you need to pa... Read more
Does a standardized ERP system even exist?
One of the largest Dutch SAP-partners, Ctac, questions if a standardized ERP system is the way to go for companies. The application for managing business processes increasingly embraces this so-called Fit-to-Standard principle. The rise of the cloud accelerates this major change for Enterprise Reso... Read more
Pure Storage expands technical collaboration with SAP
Storage specialist Pure Storage and ERP giant SAP have further expanded their cooperation in the technical field. As a fresh Platinum partner, the storage specialist has now been able to certify its FlashArray applications for the SAP S/4HANA platform.
With the certification within the SAP Partn... Read more
SAP Ariba solutions now fully integrated into SAP S/4HANA
With its latest Q12020 release, SAP has fully integrated its SAP Ariba solutions with its SAP S/4HANA cloud platform. According to the ERP and cloud specialist, this gives end users full control over all aspects of their spending pattern, from the search for the right vendors and the procurement pr... Read more
SAP extends support for ERP until 2027
SAP has announced that customers using Business Suite 7 software can count on regular maintenance until the end of 2027. Initially, applications from the software suite would be supported until 2025.
The core of the Business Suite is formed by ERP, often called ERP Central Component (ECC). This ... Read more