Dirk Oppenkowski
By: Dirk Oppenkowski

February 13, 2020 12:24 pm

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What Drives Deployment Decisions for Average and Late adopters?

Between the months of September and October of 2019, SAPinsider surveyed 217 members of their audience to help understand the progress SAP customers have made with the different types of SAP S/4HANA deployments. The results of that survey found a majority of respondents (66 percent) have yet to start deploying SAP S/4HANA, and 21 percent […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

February 3, 2020 6:24 pm

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What Drives Deployment Decisions for SAP S/4HANA Early Adopters?

Between the months of September and October of 2019, SAPinsider surveyed 217 members of their audience to help understand the progress SAP customers have made with the different types of SAP S/4HANA deployments. The results of that survey found a majority of respondents (90 percent) have (at least) begun the process of evaluating the case […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

January 14, 2020 1:38 pm

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Moving business forward with SAP S/4HANA

Today's business thrives on evolution, from products to services, to the technology that drives both. And if your business isn’t moving forward, it might as well be moving in reverse. This means your organization must carefully and critically evaluate the technology you depend on. If the technology that supports your operations is either: Legacy […]

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SaSoe
By: SaSoe

July 18, 2019 12:58 pm

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Country Garden Holdings Company Limited: Going global with digital transformation and SAP

One of the winners of the SAP Innovation Award 2019 is Country Garden Holdings Company Limited, a leading real estate developer in China. Among their projects is Southeast Asia’s first and largest green city project, called “Forest City”. In order to keep their business running and to strengthen their global presence, they needed […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

March 6, 2019 2:49 pm

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ASUG Study Insights on SAP HANA Adoption – Without the Headaches

SUSE recently asked the Americas’ SAP Users’ Group (ASUG) to conduct a survey of SAP leaders, engineers, and architects in North America about their plans for SAP HANA adoption. The ASUG documented the results in this white paper “A Headache-Free Hybrid Approach to Adopting SAP HANA.” This was an online survey of 122 […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

October 3, 2018 9:08 am

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Transitioning to SAP S/4HANA Part 3: On-Premise? Cloud? Or Both?

Our new white paper “Migration to SAP S/4HANA – Master the Way into the Future with SUSE.” addresses the decision made by SAP to run its in-memory database exclusively on the Linux operating system as of 2025. But you have some flexibility in deciding where to deploy your systems. In my first two […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

September 25, 2018 7:17 pm

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Transitioning to SAP S/4HANA Part 2: The Future Belongs to Linux

In Part 1 of this blog series, I introduced our new white paper “Migration to SAP S/4HANA – Master the Way into the Future with SUSE.” It strongly points out that the planning that is necessary for the migration to SAP HANA (and therefore to Linux) as well as to SAP S/4HANA should […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

September 19, 2018 6:15 pm

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Transitioning to SAP S/4HANA Part 1: SAP HANA and Linux Herald a New Era

It’s the dawn of a new era: SAP has announced that maintenance for its standard ERP systems (which typically run on Windows and UNIX) and for SAP Business Suite will end in 2025. And what’s arguably more important is that also the support for relational databases, such as Oracle, DB2, and MS SQL […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

September 18, 2018 2:30 pm

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3 Reasons to Choose SUSE Linux for SAP HANA on IBM Power Systems

If you’re following the SAP roadmap then you’re probably focusing on transforming your operations and processes to become a digital business now or, hopefully, in the not too distant future. Even though ultimately the SAP S/4HANA infrastructure is simpler because it eliminates support for relational database options by 2025, you still have to […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

August 15, 2018 5:06 pm

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Why Wait for SAP S/4HANA?

SAP has clearly stated that all roads to its intelligent ERP solution will go through SAP HANA. You know that they will stop supporting all relational databases like Oracle and DB2 in 2025 and you’re thinking, “But it’s 2018 and this will be a big project with a lot of unknowns. I […]

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