RISE with SAP is an integrated offering aimed at helping companies facilitate their digital transformations. The following content was developed to help SAPinsider Members break down each key element, provide customer success and innovation stories, and explore feedback and questions from the community.


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    SAP on Google Cloud: Beyond Infrastructure

  2. Migrating to Google Cloud with Minimal Risk and Disruption

  3. Case Study: Alphabet’s SAP on Google Cloud Journey-Experiences and Innovations


  1. Customer Advisory Group

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    The world’s 17th largest company, Alphabet, shares its real-life technical experiences implementing a comprehensive SAP S/4HANA landscape on Google Cloud. Learn about some of Alphabet’s key implementation challenges and how these challenges were overcome by creative Google Cloud and SAP S/4HANA innovations. Get a glimpse into the practical application of Google’s development philosophies such as…
  2. SAP Reports on Cloud Growth and Momentum from RISE with SAP and SAP S/4HANA Sales

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    Cloud growth continues to drive SAP sales but has not yet completely offset the decline in traditional on-premise license revenue. This was among the key story lines from this past week’s Q2 Earnings Call with SAP executives. SAP’s announcement was full of updates on key solutions such as SAP S/4HANA and its overall cloud portfolio.…
  3. Rise with SAP for HXM packages

    SAP Announces RISE with SAP for HXM at SAPPHIRE NOW

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    The RISE with SAP program has now expanded to include SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central and the rest of SAP’s HXM suite.
  4. A Partner Perspective on RISE with SAP

    SAP and SAPinsider have answered your questions on RISE with SAP, but what are partners saying about the product? How are they seeing RISE with SAP? And what are they doing to help their customers leverage the solution? In this webinar, Robert Holland from SAPinsider will discuss RISE with a panel of partners who have…
  5. Answering Your RISE with SAP Questions

    Most people who work in the SAP space have heard about RISE with SAP following the announcement at the end of January. While the product combines business process intelligence with SAP S/4HANA, the SAP Business Technology Platform, and the SAP Business Network, many members of the SAPinsider Community still have questions about how it will…
  6. The Role of Analytics in Business Process Intelligence

    The Role of Analytics in Business Process Intelligence: A RISE with SAP Perspective

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    Increasingly, businesses are shifting their focus to accommodate the new digital reality. Technology is a key enabler in this aim, but businesses also need to consider what needs to change within their enterprises, including their processes and organizational design. Business transformation has become the front-and-center strategic priority that helps organizations adapt to the digital world…
  7. Microsoft’s Joao Couto Answers Questions About Expanded SAP-Microsoft Partnership, RISE with SAP, and Other Matters

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    Familiar business models are no longer effective as the need to predict demand becomes more essential, the number of employees who need remote access to systems grows, and security requirements become more important than ever. Organizations need transparency so they know what is really going on in their businesses — and so they can accelerate…
  8. SAP Answers Questions from the Community About Its New Offering: RISE with SAP

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    RISE with SAP is an offer that brings together everything you need to holistically transform your business at your own speed, on your own terms, and with a fast time to value — regardless of your point of departure. In this article, hear directly from SAP’s EVP & Chief Performance Officer, Robin Manherz, who recently…
  9. Video Q&A: GEA Group CIO Christian Niederhagemann discusses RISE with SAP

    In this brief video interview, GEA Group CIO Christian Niederhagemann offers his thoughts on RISE with SAP, the new business transformation-as-a-service offering.
  10. Video Q&A: Motor Oil Group CIO Nick Giannakakis offers his take on RISE with SAP

    In this interview, Motor Oil Group CIO Nick Giannakakis shares with SAPinsider Chief Content Officer Riz Ahmed his initial response to the Rise with SAP announcement.