Teams & Organizational Structure

Learn how CIOs at companies running SAP software are transforming the IT function and extended teams within their organizations. Discover how they are defining teams, workflows, and strategies and structuring their core initiatives. See how they are considering solutions such as SAP S/4HANA, artificial intelligence, robotic process automation, and workflow automation as part of their overall strategy. Learn which skillsets are most important to them and how they are building nimble, responsive organizations that can support the integration and change management challenges they face today as well as into the future.


  1. Lufthansa Industry Solutions

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    Lufthansa Industry Solutions (LHIND) is a service company for IT consulting and system integration. As a SAP Silver Partner, we have had a close partnership with SAP since 1997. Our experts have successfully implemented SAP projects across all sectors, from automotive to industry, aviation to transport and logistics, and much more. We support everything from SMEs to large corporations in their digital transformation. With our team of certified SAP specialists for SAP Intelligent Enterprise, S/4 HANA, HANA platform, SCP, SuccessFactors, as well as for all modules, we oversee all phases of SAP IT, from planning to implementation and operation projects.

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    Trintech and Planful Partnership

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    by Ogo Nwanyanwu, SAPinsider, Research Director, Financial Management & Technology   Trintech and Planful Announce Strategic Global Partnership Trintech, a financial close automation software company, and Planful, a cloud financial planning & analysis (FP&A) software company, recently announced a strategic global partnership. The agreement provides mid-sized organizations with integrated, automation solutions for end-to-end finance and accounting processes.    Grant Halloran, CEO of Planful, comments on the opportunity with Trintech, “This…
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    Evolving Your Organization’s AI Capabilities

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    By Kumar Singh, Research Director, SAPinsider AI is a critical component in helping organizations transform the way they operate, improve customer service, and offer new opportunities to their workforce. At SAPinsider, we will be publishing an AI and ML State Of the Market benchmark report for the first time in early 2022, to capture insights…
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    Business Case and Deployment Strategy for SAP S/4HANA

    While the deadline for organizations to migrate to SAP S/4HANA is not until 2027, many SAP customers have already migrated or plan to migrate in the coming years. According to SAPinsider research, the uptick in activity is driven by several factors including the need to reengineer business processes and address poor configurations as well as…...…
  5. Is Design Thinking the Missing Link in Data Science ? Part I/II

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    By Kumar Singh, Research Director, SAPinsider What is the true failure rate of data science projects? During one of the conversations with a guest we were hosting during the 4th of July weekend, we started a discussion focused on guesstimating what percentage of data science projects are actually successful. The other person had an opinion…
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    How to Retain Your Data Science Talent

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    By Kumar Singh, Research Director, SAPinsider Attrition in Data Science teams had hit an all-time high prior to the pandemic. And now we are looking at “The Great Resignation”. There is no speculating what type of talent is the most desired (and required) in this digital decade as companies scramble to attract as well as…
  7. Panel Discussion | Building the right culture for your SAP S/4HANA deployment

    Ensuring the success of your SAP S/4HANA deployment starts well before the deployment itself. This session provides the lens through which you can accurately access the influence and impact that you have on those you lead. You will understand with a 360 view the effect that the right culture will have on your team, and…
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    Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Technology

    Ashild Hanne Larsen’s journey to becoming Vice President of Subsurface Excellence and Digital for Equinor, an international energy company headquartered in Norway, has been “somewhat strange,” she says. Larsen began working for Equinor as a catering assistant working on offshore oil rigs making beds, doing kitchen work, and removing waste from people’s waste baskets. Subsequent roles in HR and technology projects led her to where…
  9. The New Age Supply Chain

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    By Shashi Jina, Research Director, SAPinsider The New Age Supply Chain: Sustainability and Resource Optimization With an evolving and volatile global environment, stakeholders are placing greater focus on supply chain risks. Thus, there’s a greater demand to be more resourceful and conscientious of environmental and social needs. The COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 exposed underlying supply…
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    Transformation, Imagination, and Innovation

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    It’s not often that you hear a technology enthusiast advocating to slow down. However, this mandate comes straight from the source and one of the biggest technology fanatics in the world — SAP’s President of Cloud Brian Duffy. Slow down to speed back up again is what Duffy advertises. Duffy’s non-traditional path to his current…