3 Proven Ways to Drive New Value from Your SAP Investments in the Cloud

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  1. Securely Run SAP Systems in the Cloud with Amazon’s EC2 Platform and Simple Storage Service

    Running SAP systems on a cloud platform offers significant benefits — rapid scalability, minimal incremental hardware cost, and the reduction of internal resource needs. The case for running SAP systems on a cloud platform is compelling for non-productive systems. However, there are inherent risks in allowing your data to reside with a hosted service provider…...…
  2. Amazon’s Acquisition of iRobot : The War For Consumer Data

    Amazon's decision to buy iRobot is a strategic step geared towards collecting more consumer behavior data points. This article discusses this strategy in detail and explores how Amazon may end up leveraging this data. Specifically, in this article, we explore (1) Why customer data is important (2) How Amazon has worked over the years to…
  3. Get Started with Cloud Computing and SAP Today

    Thinking about cloud computing? Not sure how to get started? Discover the different types of cloud computing models with a focus on Infrastructure as a Service. Included are immediate SAP use cases for applying cloud technology, SAP-specific challenges and support considerations, and guidelines for building your own hybrid cloud. Key Concept Infrastructure as a Service…...…
  4. MythBusters: Why Customer Obsession Is Key for Successful SAP Migrations to the Cloud

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    In this article, Axel Streichardt, Head of Worldwide Business Development for SAP on AWS, share thought leadership on how a customer-focused perspective at AWS led to unparalleled uptime for SAP environments. He shares how AWS is providing agility in tough, unpredictable circumstances and addressing the current challenges for SAP customers. This article: – Dispels the…
  5. SAP Announces Microsoft Azure as Key Cloud Platform for SAP S/4HANA

    Today’s SAP Q3 2019 earnings call went way beyond announcing double-digit year over year revenue growth and a 37% boost in cloud revenue, as it also unveiled a new strategic partnership with Microsoft that emphasizes Microsoft Azure as the key cloud platform to support SAP S/4HANA, SAP’s flagship ERP release. This content is for Basic…
  6. Can Smart Vision Disrupt Barcode Technology?

    In an age where supply chains have become so crucial that every hyperscaler has launched a supply chain solution on their cloud platform, what will eventually differentiate these solutions? If you look for the high-level features in these solutions, most of the features are shared across the supply chain platforms by the top three hyperscalers.…
  7. What to Expect from SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 10.0, Version for NetWeaver in the Cloud

    Learn what you need to do if you have SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (BPC) 10.0, version for NetWeaver on premise and want to convert the deployment to the cloud. You’ll also learn how you can use SAP BPC10.0, version for NetWeaver HANA on the cloud by subscription if you don’t already have it on…...…
  8. 5 Criteria for Migrating an Application into the Cloud

    Examine criteria for migrating your applications to the cloud. They can help you decide whether to proceed. You can use the criteria as a guideline or as a part of the pre-migration assessment. Key Concept SAP Business ByDesign is an on-demand ERP solution for small and medium-sized enterprises. This Software as a Service (SaaS) contains…...…
  9. Introducing SAP Cloud Platform Credential Store

    Most organizations today are somewhere along the journey toward becoming a digital business, with meeting high expectations for the customer experience a central driver. One of the keys to creating an exceptional experience is the ability to access data in back-end systems in real time, which means that robust integration is critical. This article introduces…
  10. The Future of Enterprise Procurement

    The future of procurement lies within the digital landscape. Not only do the benefits of its implementation greatly outweigh the costs, but they also result in very profitable returns. Digital procurement clearly demonstrates that it is far superior to manual procurement methods within the context of efficiency alone. Despite the rising popularity of digital procurement,…