Robert Holland

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Robert Holland

Vice President and Research Director, SAPinsider

Robert is SAPinsider's Vice President and Research Director and leads the research and content development for the ERP, Cloud, Platform, and Cybersecurity topics. Robert has been working in the SAP ecosystem for more than seventeen years, and has written more than thirty research reports since joining SAPinsider. In that time he has engaged with customers and vendors through event sessions and webinars to understand their technology and challenges, and helped tell stories that are important to the SAPinsider community. Follow Robert on LinkedIn for more ERP, Cloud, Platform, and Cybersecurity insights.

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  • Beyond Lift and Shift – How SAP Solution Extensions Fuel Your Innovation Journey

    Reading time: 11 mins

  • Research Webinar: Cybersecurity Threats and Challenges to SAP Systems 2024

    July 30, 2024

  • Cybersecurity Threats and Challenges to SAP Systems 2024

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • Using Microsoft AI with Your SAP Solutions Today

    June 27, 2024

  • All Systems Go Maximizing the RISE with SAP Opportunity: Exploring SAP Customer Experiences to Date

    June 19, 2024

  • business AI

    Business AI Drives the Cloud ERP Future at Sapphire

    Reading time: 5 mins

  • Protecting Your SAP Landscape with Microsoft

    June 05, 2024

  • Webinar: Data, Integration, and SAP BTP Benchmark Report

    July 02, 2024

  • Data, Integration, & SAP BTP Benchmark Report

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • How Organizations Are Using IT Automation in the SAP Space Today

    May 23, 2024

  • Leverage SAP BTP Now to Make the Transition to SAP S/4HANA in the Cloud Simpler, Faster, and Better Prepared for the Future

    May 07, 2024

  • s/4hana deployment

    Webinar: Deployment Approaches to SAP S/4HANA 2024

    May 29, 2024

  • s/4hana deployment

    Deployment Approaches to SAP S/4HANA 2024

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • Review The Options for SAP HANA Cloud Migration

    May 22, 2024

  • cloud revenue

    Strong Cloud Revenue Propels SAP in Q1

    Reading time: 5 mins

  • zero cost move

    Maximizing SAP S/4HANA Cloud Migration Value with NTT DATA Business Solutions’ Zero Cost Move

    Reading time: 4 mins

  • s/4hana migration

    Webinar: SAP S/4HANA Migration 2024

    May 16, 2024

  • How Microsoft IT Uses Azure to Run a Modern SAP Environment

    April 16, 2024

  • infrastructure

    Research Webinar: SAP Infrastructure and Landscape Trends 2024

    April 18, 2024

  • image of woman holding a blue book titled "RISE with SAP, The Insider View"

    RISE with SAP: Research And Trends

    Reading time: 7 mins

  • developers challenge

    Developers Challenge is a Highlight at SAPinsider 2024

    Reading time: 3 mins

  • automation

    Using Automation to Manage SAP Environments with IT-Conductor

    Reading time: 7 mins

  • Operationalizing Sustainability with PwC and Microsoft

    April 24, 2024

  • s/4hana migration

    SAP S/4HANA Migration 2024

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • s/4hana migration

    SAP S/4HANA Migration 2024

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • data

    How Sports Data Helps Drive Business Success

    Reading time: 3 mins

  • SAPinsider

    AI is the Future on Day One of SAPinsider 2024

    Reading time: 5 mins

  • Using Automation to Address Change

    Reading time: 8 mins

  • Leveraging AI in RISE with SAP

    March 12, 2024

  • infrastructure

    SAP Infrastructure and Landscape Trends 2024

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • Webinar: Leveraging Generative AI to Manage and Administer Cloud Environments  

    February 22, 2024

  • cloud

    Facing Today’s ERP and Cloud Challenges

    Reading time: 7 mins

  • sap customer

    Working to Address Today’s SAP Customer Challenge

    Reading time: 7 mins

  • Composable ERP

    Navigating Composable ERP

    Reading time: 6 mins

  • RISE with SAP

    Webinar: RISE with SAP 2023

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • Composable ERP

    Navigating Composable ERP

    January 31, 2024

  • Tile Shop

    The Tile Shop’s Cloud Transformation Journey

    Published: 01/30/2024

    Reading time: 6 mins

  • cloud

    Cloud Success Drives Strong 2023 for SAP

    Reading time: 4 mins

  • RISE with SAP

    Webinar: RISE with SAP 2023

    January 24, 2024

  • Composable ERP

    Navigating Composable ERP

    January 31, 2024

  • cloud

    Facing Today’s ERP and Cloud Challenges

    January 30, 2024

  • SAPinsider Buyers Guide Webinar: Cybersecurity

    January 23, 2024

  • SAPinsider Buyers Guide Webinar: SAP S/4HANA

    January 16, 2024

  • SAPinsider Buyers Guide Webinar: RISE with SAP

    January 11, 2024

  • sap customer

    Microsoft and Kyndryl – Working Together to Address Today’s SAP Customer Challenge

    January 25, 2024

  • Tile Shop

    The Tile Shop Shifts from Infrastructure to Efficiency, Innovation, and AI with SAP on Azure

    February 06, 2024

  • Enterprise Asset Management - Order Processing

    Mind the Gap – Three Critical Steps to Transform Order Processing to Lower Churn

    December 12, 2023

  • Webinar: Enterprise Cloud – Landscape, Transformation, and Integration

    December 19, 2023

  • cybersecurity priorities

    Webinar: SAP Cybersecurity Priorities

    December 14, 2023

  • EAM

    LeanIX and Signavio Help SAP Manage Business Transformation

    Published: 12/01/2023

    Reading time: 3 mins

  • Packaging

    RISE with SAP Now Has Multiple Packaging Options

    Published: 12/01/2023

  • RISE with SAP

    RISE with SAP 2023

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • RISE with SAP

    Executive Thinking on RISE with SAP

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • Key 2024 Planning Considerations for SAP

    November 08, 2023

  • AI capabilities

    SAP Announces Multiple New AI Capabilities at TechEd

    Reading time: 3 mins

  • cloud ERP

    SAP Streamlines Cloud ERP Adoption at TechEd

    Reading time: 3 mins

  • cybersecurity priorities

    SAP Cybersecurity Priorities

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • AI

    Generative AI Roundtable at the SAP BTP Executive Summit

    Reading time: 4 mins

  • clean core

    Clean Core Roundtable at the SAP BTP Executive Summit

    Reading time: 4 mins

  • sap btp

    Customers Use SAP BTP to Build for the Future

    Reading time: 4 mins

  • cloud revenue

    Cloud Revenue Drives Strong Q3 for SAP

    Reading time: 4 mins

  • Reconsidering RISE with SAP

    October 11, 2023

  • Reconsidering RISE with SAP

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • sap btp

    Customer Sessions Highlight SAP BTP Capabilities

    Reading time: 4 mins

  • sap btp

    SAP Holds Regional SAP BTP Executive Summits

    Reading time: 3 mins

  • Reconsidering RISE with SAP

    October 11, 2023

  • Enterprise Cloud – Landscape, Transformation, and Integration

    Reading time: 2 mins

  • How to Accelerate Your SAP Modernization with Trusted Data

    September 26, 2023

  • cloud-only innovation

    SAP Details First Cloud-Only Innovations

    Reading time: 5 mins

  • datasphere

    SAP Partners with Google Cloud to Bring AI to Datasphere

    Reading time: 3 mins

  • cybersecurity

    Prioritizing Cybersecurity During Slowdown

    Reading time: 4 mins

  • Partner

    Partnering for a Successful Future

    Reading time: 7 mins

  • SAP Q3

    SAP to Acquire LeanIX

    Reading time: 2 mins

  • pathlock

    The Benefits of Application GRC

    Reading time: 5 mins

  • on-premise

    SAP Increases Pressure for On-Premise Customers

    Reading time: 3 mins

  • Webinar: Deployment Approaches to SAP S/4HANA 2023

    September 07, 2023

  • IT Automation

    Webinar: IT Automation for Enterprise SAP

    August 31, 2023

  • cloud

    Customers Call for Cloud and On-Premise Equality

    Reading time: 6 mins

  • Evolving BI

    Webinar: Evolving BI and Analytics

    August 15, 2023

  • Deployment Approaches to SAP S/4HANA 2023

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • An Overview of Security in RISE with SAP

    August 08, 2023

  • Cloud

    SAP’s Newest Innovations Will Be Cloud Only

    Reading time: 3 mins

  • cybersecurity threats

    Research Webinar: Cybersecurity Threats to SAP Systems 2023

    July 13, 2023

  • Neo cloud

    SAP Announces Sunset of Neo Cloud Environment

    Reading time: 2 mins

  • Evolving BI

    Evolving BI and Analytics

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • IT Automation

    IT Automation for Enterprise SAP

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • Business Process Transformation

    SAP S/4HANA Deployment Options in RISE with SAP

    July 12, 2023

  • end of maintenance

    SAP Details End of Maintenance Plans for Business Suite

    Reading time: 4 mins

  • cybersecurity threats

    Cybersecurity Threats to SAP Systems 2023

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • Webinar: SAP S/4HANA Migration 2023

    May 02, 2023

  • Business Process Transformation

    RISE with SAP and Wolverine Worldwide

    May 09, 2023

  • on-premise

    Is SAP Abandoning On-Premise?

    Reading time: 4 mins

  • SAP

    SAP Caps Strong Cloud-Focused Q1

    Reading time: 4 mins

  • Resilience challenges

    Video: How Do You Better Manage Systems and Improve Resilience?

  • Security

    Secure your SAP environment – Improve Security and Reduce Operational Risks

    April 06, 2023

  • Business Process Transformation

    Innovation and SAP BTP in RISE with SAP

    April 05, 2023

  • executive board

    SAP Extends Executive Board Contracts to Maintain Growth Trajectory

    Reading time: 3 mins

  • SAP S/4HANA Migration 2023

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • How Is SAP S/4HANA Deployment Changing?

    Reading time: 2 mins

  • GROW with SAP

    SAP Announces GROW with SAP

    Reading time: 3 mins

  • Resilience

    Building Resilience and Innovation

    Reading time: 6 mins

  • Cloud Innovation Report Thumbnail

    Webinar On-Demand: Cloud Innovation and Transformation

    March 15, 2023

  • data archiving

    Data Archiving and Decommissioning

    Reading time: 7 mins

  • Platform

    Video: Building a Platform for the Future

  • SAP Strategy Insight Featured Image

    SAP’s Sale of Qualtrics Stake Signals Strategy Shift

    Reading time: 2 mins

  • Business Process Transformation

    Business Process Transformation in RISE with SAP

    March 01, 2023

  • cybersecurity risk

    Reducing Cybersecurity Risk

    Reading time: 7 mins

  • cybersecurity risk

    Video: Reducing Cybersecurity Risk

  • ERP, Platform and Infrastructure image

    SAPinsider Buyers Guide: ERP, Platform, and Technology

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • SAP security

    Foundational SAP Security

    Reading time: 8 mins

  • Plattner

    Hasso Plattner To Step Down as SAP Chairman

    Reading time: 2 mins

  • Platform

    Building a Platform for the Future

    Reading time: 7 mins

  • Red Hat

    SAP Expands Partnership with Red Hat

    Reading time: 4 mins

  • Cloud Innovation Report Thumbnail

    Cloud Innovation and Transformation

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • Renewable Enterprise

    Building a Renewable Enterprise on Your Terms and Timeline with Your Cloud Provider

    February 09, 2023

  • Infrastructure

    Video: Building Cloud Infrastructure in Your Landscape

  • Infrastructure

    Building Cloud Infrastructure in Your Landscape

    Reading time: 6 mins

  • SAP Landscape

    Achieve Day 2 Operational Excellence and Safeguard your SAP Landscape

    March 02, 2023

  • Cloud Deployment of SAP S/4HANA

    Making the Right Platform Choice to Best Support Your Cloud Deployment of SAP S/4HANA

    February 02, 2023

  • Cloud Deployment

    Enterprise Cloud Deployment 2022

    November 28, 2022

  • SAP S/4HANA Adoption

    Is SAP S/4HANA Adoption Accelerating?

    Reading time: 5 mins

  • RISE with SAP

    RISE with SAP: Innovation and Hyperscalers

    December 12, 2022

  • RISE with SAP

    RISE with SAP – Engagement

    January 05, 2023

  • Cloud

    Video: Moving to the Cloud is About More Than Infrastructure

  • Cloud Security

    Cloud Security Trends for SAP Customers

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • RISE with SAP

    RISE with SAP – Engagement

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • SAP Infrastructure

    Webinar On-Demand: SAP Infrastructure and Landscape Trends

    November 14, 2022

  • edge computing

    Video: Leveraging Edge Computing to Simplify and Scale

  • security

    Video: Securing Your SAP Future

  • Rise with SAP Implementation

    RISE with SAP from the Microsoft Trenches

    November 09, 2022

  • On-Demand Executive Roundtable | 5 Steps to Modernize Your SAP Landscape to Fuel Continuous Innovation

  • security

    Cloud Security Fundamentals

    Reading time: 6 mins

  • RISE with SAP

    RISE with SAP – Innovation and Hyperscalers

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • SAP Landscape

    How Do You Improve Visibility Into Your SAP Landscape?

    Reading time: 8 mins

  • Best Practices for RISE with SAP

    Best Practices for RISE with SAP

    October 12, 2022

  • Enterprise Cloud Deployment 2022

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • Enterprise Cloud Deployment 2022

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • Cloud Deployment

    Enterprise Cloud Deployment 2022

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • Journey to the Cloud

    What has RISE with SAP taught us about optimizing your SAP journey to the cloud?

    September 22, 2022

  • On-Demand Executive Roundtable: Evolve Your SAP Monitoring Strategy to Support Your Move to SAP S/4HANA and the Cloud

  • Deployment approaches SAP S/$ HANA

    Deployment Approaches to SAP S/4 HANA

    September 13, 2022

  • What Has Changed in RISE

    What Has Changed in RISE with SAP?

    September 20, 2022

  • Edge Computing Image

    Leveraging Edge Computing to Simplify and Scale

    Reading time: 8 mins

  • Resilience challenges

    How Do You Better Manage Systems and Improve Resilience?

    Reading time: 6 mins

  • SAP Infrastructure

    SAP Infrastructure and Landscape Trends 2022

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • RISE with SAP

    How Has RISE with SAP Changed Since It Was Announced?

    Reading time: 5 mins

  • Vulnerabilities

    What Vulnerabilities do Attackers Exploit?

    Reading time: 2 mins

  • SAP S/4HANA Deployment

    Deployment Approaches to SAP S/4HANA Benchmark Report 2022

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • cyber attack

    Are You Prepared For A Cyber Attack?

    Reading time: 2 mins

  • SAP

    SAP Sees Strong Cloud Growth in 2022 Q2

    Reading time: 4 mins

  • Cloud Sustainability

    The Increasing Need for Cloud Sustainability

    Reading time: 3 mins

  • S/4HANA Deployment

    SAP S/4HANA Deployment Choices

    Reading time: 2 mins

  • SAP S/4HANA Migration report image

    Webinar On- Demand: SAP S/4HANA Migration Benchmark Report 2022

    July 13, 2022

  • Data Security Analyst Insight

    Impact of European Cloud Data Security Restrictions

    Reading time: 3 mins

  • Security

    Security For Your SAP Future

    Reading time: 7 mins

  • RISE with SAP

    Is RISE with SAP Gaining Traction?

    Reading time: 4 mins

  • Cloud Adoption

    Cloud Adoption and Transformation for SAP

    Reading time: 3 mins

  • Patching

    The Challenge of Patching

    Reading time: 3 mins

  • How Organizations Transform image

    How Organizations Transform

    Reading time: 3 mins

  • SAP S/4HANA Migration report image

    SAP S/4HANA Migration Benchmark Report 2022

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • SAPinsider Technology Insight Cloud

    Moving to the Cloud is About More Than Infrastructure

    Reading time: 7 mins

  • SAPinsider Technology Insight Image

    Reducing Transformation Risk Using Automation

    Reading time: 7 mins

  • SAPinsider Market Insight Featured Image

    Industries Prioritize Cyber Threats Differently

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • SAP Strategy Insight Featured Image

    SAP’s 2022 Strategy Focuses on Cloud ERP and RISE with SAP

    Reading time: 5 mins

  • Cybersecurity Image

    Cybersecurity Challenges Vary By Region

    Reading time: 1 mins

  • Talking to GCP Applied Technologies about RISE with SAP

    Webinar On-Demand: Talking to GCP Applied Technologies about RISE with SAP

    March 30, 2022

  • Building a Successful SAP Digital Transformation

    Webinar On-Demand: Building a Successful SAP Digital Transformation

    March 23, 2022

  • RISE with SAP

    Why RISE with SAP worked for Zespri International

    Reading time: 7 mins

  • Discover How to Balance Digital Transformation with Core Modernization and Maximize Returns with RISE with SA

    RISE with SAP, Demystifying the Future of Business Transformation

    February 15, 2022

  • Transformation in the Enterprise Research Webinar

    February 08, 2022

  • Cloud Security

    Cloud Security Trends for SAP Customers

    January 12, 2023

  • RISE with SAP: 5 Things to Know

    Reading time: 5 mins

  • Mary Sibley

    Your Future with SAP S/4HANA & Finance

  • Robert Holland

    Lessons Learned: SAP S/4HANA and Digital Transformation

  • Robert Holland

    Panel Discussion: Building Your Organization’s Skills for SAP S/4HANA

  • Robert Holland

    2022 Priorities for SAP S/4HANA, Cloud, and Infrastructure

  • Cloud technology image

    Multi Cloud for SAP, Frictionless Landscape Borders

    December 06, 2021

  • cloud

    Roundtable Discussion: Intelligent, Connected Manufacturing with SAP

    November 16, 2021

  • Video of Discussion on Cloud Success

    Video: Leveraging the Cloud After Transformation

  • Memo to IT: Bank Connectivity & SAP S/4HANA Migrations

    September 14, 2021

  • Panel Discussion: Top Cybersecurity threats for 2021

  • Panel Discussion: Best practices for building your SAP security strategy

  • Panel Discussion: Customer Experiences with Cybersecurity

  • Keynote: Trends and decisions for securing your SAP systems

  • Panel Discussion | Building the right culture for your SAP S/4HANA deployment

  • Panel Discussion | Cloud versus on-premise deployments

  • Panel Discussion | Deployment options for SAP S/4HANA

  • Keynote | Decisions and trends for your SAP S/4HANA deployment

  • Panel Discussion | Customer experiences with SAP S/4HANA deployment

  • Special Expert Demo for SAPinsiders: Bringing the Top in Testing Automation Directly to You

    July 15, 2021

  • Expert Panel Discussion: Boost Manufacturing Agility and Flexibility with SAP HANA

    July 01, 2021

  • Bringing Your RISE Questions to the Experts

    June 21, 2021

  • A Partner Perspective on RISE with SAP

    May 28, 2021

  • Executive Forum Tech Panel: Your Strategy for SAP S/4HANA

  • Cloudy with a chance of security & compliance

  • 2021 Priorities for SAP S/4HANA, Cloud, and Infrastructure

  • Answering Your RISE with SAP Questions

    May 14, 2021

  • Interactive Q&A: Trends in infrastructure preparation for SAP S/4HANA

  • Ask the Experts: Overcoming Challenges to Delivering on the Promise of SAP S/4HANA

    March 11, 2021

  • Expert Q&A: Affordable Ways to Move to SAP S/4HANA

  • Keynote | Enhancing Your SAP Security and Compliance Strategy in the Era of Digital Transformation

  • SAPinsider Research Insights | Enterprise Cloud Deployment

  • Female IT professional

    SAP Announces It Is Addressing Cyber Security Gaps in Multiple Cloud Solutions

    Reading time: 2 mins

  • L3Harris and Lessons Learned While Moving SAP S/4HANA to the Cloud

    Reading time: 2 mins