Bruce Labbate, Protiviti

The migration from legacy SAP ECC to SAP S/4HANA involves a number of complex changes or “simplifications” to the underlying database objects. These changes are due to SAP’s redesign of core SAP ECC tables to take advantage of SAP HANA’s capabilities, and they provide new development and optimization opportunities. These modifications can also be confusing, involving consolidation and elimination of objects and new compatibility views leveraging core data services (CDS). Attend this session to ... More »

Rajesh Gupta, Deloitte

Attend this session to gain an expert and practical guidance on possible deployment scenarios and architecture considerations for an SAP S/4HANA 1809 greenfield or brownfield implementation. Break down the architecture into understandable components and learn cost-saving steps you can take when designing your SAP landscape. You will ... More »

Dmitry Kuznetsov, BI Consulting

Get to know the embedded BI content delivered in SAP S/4HANA that you may not be aware of, such as analytic models and SAP Fiori tiles. Explore their use cases, find out what SAP best practices are, and get tips on custom modeling. Attend to ... More »

Dmitry Kuznetsov, BI Consulting

This session provides all you need to know to set up a proof of concept (PoC) for SAP S/4HANA analytics assembled in one place. Explore your options for BI on SAP S/4HANA and come away with a useful checklist that will help you accelerate your PoC, including links to documentation, blogs, and SAP training offerings. Attend to learn how to ... More »

Learn how SAP Cloud Platform can be leveraged to build personalized solutions for both customers and employees while keeping your core ERP and other applications intact. See how this can be accomplished by providing an agile layer that enables you to customize, personalize, and extend your existing on-premise or cloud-based applications. Join this session to understand the different extension options and scenarios that allow you to ... More »

Harish Kumara, SAP America

Attend this session to explore the power user tools included in SAP S/4HANA embedded analytics. Learn how these new capabilities allow you to define multidimensional reports tailored to your specific needs, with optimized performance and better user experience allowing you to ... More »

James Prins, LANXESS Solutions

SAP customers have multiple options to choose from when moving from R/3 to SAP S/4HANA. This presentation covers the “upgrade” option chosen by LANXESS Solutions (a division of LANXESS, a global specialty chemicals company with approximately 19,200 employees in 25 countries) to move from SAP ECC 6.0 EhP4 to SAP S/4HANA 1605 and the challenges encountered along the way. Delve into key decision points lessons around sizing, execution, testing, and data conversion, and explore ... More »

Richard LeBlanc, SAP

SAP offers a suite of data integration tools, available on premise or in the cloud, to cover a variety of different use cases. Join this session to learn about each of these integration tools, including SAP Data Services, SAP Cloud Platform Integration for data services, SAP HANA smart data integration, SAP Cloud Platform smart data integration, SAP Landscape Transformation Replication Server, and SAP Data Hub. Attend to explore ... More »

Bill Faison, Method360

Gain an overview of a recent greenfield SAP S/4HANA and SAP BW/4HANA implementation at a major oil and gas company. Explore how an agile approach coupled with simplifications to the SAP analytics architecture resulted in a 70% improvement in IT responsiveness (time-to-market), increased levels of configuration flexibility, and the ability to add modern capabilities like SAP Leonardo IoT Edge data streaming, data hub virtualization, and a common UX for analytics access via SAP Analytics Hub. Based on project experiences, you will explore ... More »