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RISE with SAP towards a Sustainable Enterprise

By : Adil Zafar, Dharma Alturi, Sanket Taur, Mihir R. Gor
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RISE with SAP towards a Sustainable Enterprise

By: Adil Zafar, Dharma Alturi, Sanket Taur, Mihir R. Gor

Overview of this book

If you’re unsure whether adopting SAP S/4HANA is the right move for your enterprise, then this book is for you. This practical and comprehensive guide will help you determine your next steps toward building a business case, while preparing you for all the possible scenarios and enabling you to make informed decisions during implementation. RISEwith SAP toward a Sustainable Enterprise is packed with clear and detailed advice, including a run-through of what it takes to design the landscape using RISE with SAP. As you go through the chapters, you’ll get a solid understanding of precisely what services are available (such as Process Discovery, data migration, the fit-to-standard approach), and which scope items on RISE with SAP should be considered, allowing you to make the most of RISE with the SAP-based model. Finally, you’ll get an overview of different industry-based use cases and how they can be brought to reality with the platform that’s set up on the RISE with SAP offering. By the end of this book, you’ll be able to build a detailed business case to determine if RISE with SAP is the right transformation engine for you, along with a clear idea of optimized landscape design on RISE with SAP that addresses the pain points for your implementation and support activities.
Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Part 1: Overview
Part 2: The Journey with RISE with SAP
Part 3: The Way Forward: The Art of Possible

Understanding RISE with SAP

In this section, before we start explaining what RISE with SAP is and how it can address the industry shifts and trends discussed in the earlier chapters, let’s focus on typical industry challenges around the move to the cloud. Organizations are still figuring out a plan of action for an opportune business case to support their move to the cloud while leveraging the benefits of SAP Business Technology Platform to the fullest extent possible. At the same time, organizations are also looking for simplification of the vendor ecosystem to move away from a separate contract with a technical managed services vendor and SAP when it comes to end-to-end product SLAs. The following diagram provides a summary of what the reality is when it comes to the importance of a hybrid cloud and how it overlays with the move toward S/4HANA for clients:

Figure 3.1: What organizations are struggling with when it comes to moving to the cloud

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