RISE with SAP- still one of the most discussed topics in the SAP community


RISE with SAP is a full-service or transformation as a service offering from SAP that supports companies in their digital transformation. The central solution is the ERP solution SAP S/4HANA in the cloud with two deployment models: The public cloud and the private cloud. Included in the offering are the re-design of business processes, the provision of tools and services for a technical migration to the cloud and the use of platforms and solutions for digital transformation.

There is currently a lot of talk about “RISE with SAP”. But while many customers expressed an initial interest in learning more about the solution, it is unclear how many plan on adopting it in the long term.

Download the SAPinsider Report

SAPinsiders surveyed 238 members of the SAPinsider community in October and November 2021 to understand:

  • What does RISE with SAP means for organization?
  • How does it impact any existing plans for SAP S/4HANA?
  • What can it offer in terms of business transformation?

The survey starts with the first question about how much customers knew about the different components of the RISE with SAP offering and is followed by the motivation for RISE with SAP. It makes sense that the biggest area of interest to respondents is costs. However, respondents also identified several concerns about the RISE with SAP offering. The biggest concern was support for mixed vendor landscapes and project transparency.

Shall I consider RISE with SAP?

Are you planning to use or consider RISE for SAP? Download the survey and get good input on the following questions:

  • Who is adopting RISE with SAP?
  • What features are leveraged?
  • How can RISE drive business transformation projects?
  • What are the steps to be successful with RISE with SAP?

Announced in January 2021, RISE with SAP remains one of the most discussed topics in the SAP space. For many it is just interest in RISE with SAP. Has this changed? What do you think?

Learn more about SAP in the public cloud

Regardless of RISE with SAP, the transformation of SAP S/4HANA remains one of the most important topics in 2022. Organizations are migrating SAP S/4HANA to the public cloud to enable faster business growth, higher productivity, and new avenues for innovation.

SUSE enables you to rapidly deploy and scale mission-critical SAP applications on your choice of hyperscalers with high availability and reduced complexity. Learn how you can accelerate your cloud vision.


(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)
Avatar photo
Sabine Soellheim Sabine is Global Director of SAP Solutions at SUSE, the world's largest independent open-source company. She has 15 years of experience in collaborating with SAP and the SAP partner ecosystem to uncover co-innovation opportunities and accelerate growth. Sabine lead GTM initiatives that generate double-digit lead and revenue growth as well as market leadership.