Market Trends & Analysis

Examine the key market trends that are shaping CIOs and tech leaders’ investments and projects. View the latest research on SAP S/4HANA and cloud adoption. Discover how executives are building their teams and evolving their organizations to better support their businesses and gain maximum ROI from their solutions.  Understand where and how the deployment of emerging technology such as Artificial Intelligence, Predictive Analytics, and Advanced Automation varies across different geographies and industries. See how executives are creating culture and processes that stimulate innovation and readily adapt to change and disruption.

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  1. accenture

    Reading time: 7 mins

    Accenture and SAP combine people, technology and industry excellence to take enterprise transformation to the next level. Together, we create powerful change, and accelerate the path to value for our clients. We have a more than 40-year relationship and go-to-market collaboration on SAP S/4HANA, SAP C/4HANA, sustainability, Industry X, SAP Industry Clouds and SAP Business Technology Platform. We work with SAP from product innovation, to development and delivery of industry-specific solutions. More than 70,000 SAP practitioners bring unmatched global expertise across the full SAP portfolio and intelligent technologies such as applied analytics, big data, IoT, machine learning, blockchain and cloud.

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    Cloud Decisions for Executives Who Run SAP

    Reading time: 7 mins

    The cloud is here. According to SAPinsider research results and discussions with executives, many companies are now operating in the cloud. During the November Executive Meeting, participants learned about the latest research around cloud and heard executives share their cloud journeys. The meeting and its executive insights are the focus of this article. Riz Ahmed,…
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    Cloud Success Requires a Clear Vision

    Reading time: 8 mins

    By Robert Holland, VP and Research Director, SAPinsider SAPinsider research has shown that 88% of our community are running at least some SAP workloads in the cloud, with more transitioning to that environment. But while there is a focus on the typical cloud goals of reduced operational costs, increased flexibility and scalability, and faster deployment…
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    Three Steps for Starting Your Cloud Journey

    Reading time: 6 mins

    By Robert Holland, VP and Research Director, SAPinsider Companies operating with on-premise SAP solutions are seeking a transition to the cloud for greater agility and flexibility. However, the move comes with several considerations regarding cost, security, and native toolset capabilities. Navigating this landscape requires a trusted partner with a strategy appropriate for the business. A…
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    Cloud Powers Q3 Success for SAP

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    On October 21st, SAP made their official third quarter results announcement in which total revenue increased by 5% and cloud revenue increased by 20% allowing SAP to raise their guidance slightly for the full-year. This included adding 300 customers for RISE with SAP and a total of 500 SAP S/4HANA customers.
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    SAP Enterprise Adoption Is Growing

    With the advent of SAP S/4HANA and the cloud, enterprise adoption has changed and accelerated. SAP customers need more from their software strategies and investments in order to digitally transform, but they are faced with multiple challenges, including a need to balance business needs, remain compliant with global and local regulations, and enable and empower their workforce in an ever-changing environment continually subject to disruption.  SAPinsider’s Chief Research…
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    SAP Customers Expand Global Footprints

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    A popular approach for enterprises that want to transform – developing a global presence – is driving technology adoption. SAPinsider’s Chief Research Officer, Riz Ahmed, sat down with SAP’s Global Head of SAP Enterprise Adoption, Eva Zauke, to better understand this trend. According to Zauke, “the intelligent enterprise needs to do more than just span processes and…
  8. Using Financial Analytics to Unlock Data Insights

    Watch this fireside chat with top experts who will discuss practical strategies for integrating SAP data with modern analytics to accelerate business insights for finance professionals. As a finance team, you want to become the most strategic partner to your organization’s lines of business. But are you tired of waiting for never-ending processes to gather…
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    Experiencing Your SAP S/4HANA Future

    Reading time: 6 mins

    By Robert Holland, VP and Research Director, SAPinsider For those deploying SAP S/4HANA, one of the most important requirements they must fulfill is educating business users and executives on SAP S/4HANA features. While this can be partially achieved by attending webinars, demonstrations, and listening to what other customers have to say, it is still difficult…
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    Private Cloud Supports Global Expansion at GraceKennedy Ltd.

    Reading time: 8 mins

    GraceKennedy Limited is an almost century-old food distribution and financial services company based in Jamaica. Historically, GraceKennedy has focused on the processing and distribution of Jamaican and other multi-cultural food products in Jamaica and overseas markets. GraceKennedy operates six manufacturing facilities in Jamaica and its foods businesses also provide food distribution services to over 40…