Why SAP S/4HANA?

SAP S/4HANA is a next generation digital ERP solution that uses an in-memory database to provide a real-time, connected, single source of truth for business data. It enables businesses to simplify complex legacy systems, digitize core business processes to drive efficiency, and bring big data and IoT to transactional processes for deeper insights to drive growth and innovation.

IBM’s HANA Impact Assessment tool is a great way to start your journey to SAP S/4HANA. This market leading tool helps SAP customers rapidly identify opportunities to get, and stay, ahead of the value curve. It’s clear today that companies cannot rely on yesterday’s technology to meet today’s business needs.

Uwe Grigoleit
Senior Vice President and General Manager of SAP S/4HANA

Services

S/4HANA Value Accelerator

IBM can help you understand if you are ready to make the move to S4/HANA. Services include:

  • IBM HANA Impact Assessment Tool
  • Business process impact
  • Industry and Business Function compatibility
  • HANA Business Case and Roadmap development
  • S/4HANA Migration Center
  • SAP Garage

SAP Digital Transformation Services

IBM S/4HANA experts work with you to determine the correct S/4HANA adoption and migration scenario based on a number of factors, including compatibility of specific line-of-business and industry solutions. Services include:

  • S/4 Journey Starters
  • SAP-certified HANA migration center
  • IBM S/4HANA migration best practices guide
  • IBM SAP upgrade and migration automatic accelerators
  • SAP upgrade and migration services on IBM Cloud

SAP S/4HANA Enterprise Management Services

SAP S/4HANA Enterprise Management solution represents the foundational core solution covering all mission-critical business processes that help the CFO simplify and accelerate financial operations, improve performance, and focus on growth and innovation. The solution provides instant insights with on-the-fly analysis across practically all dimensions of financial data.

Benefits

The IBM HANA Assessment Tool helps SAP customers understand the impact of moving their current SAP Landscape to S/4HANA.

Speed deployment using the IMPACT pre-configured system and assets that includes industry-specific processes and data templates.

IBM cognitive solutions integrate with SAP so your organization can improve decision-making.

Successful case studies

Indus Motor Company: Shifting quality control into top gear to win sales, nurture loyalty, and overtake competitors.

Indus Motor Company: Shifting quality control into top gear to win sales, nurture loyalty, and overtake competitors

Indus Motor Company is transforming front-to-back operations with SAP S/4HANA® on high-performance IBM® Power Systems to improve their customer experience by delivering high-quality vehicles quickly at the lowest cost.

Cementos Pacasmayo: Lays the foundation for digital transformation with IBM and SAP.

Grupo TDM: Delivering engineering solutions for sustainable infrastructure in Latin America

Grupo TDM enlisted the help of IBM and SAP to revolutionize and digitalize its mission-critical activities, transforming its business efficiency and unlocking huge potential for growth.

OMR Group: Gears up for revolutionary digital transformation with SAP and IBM.

OMR Group: Gears up for revolutionary digital transformation with SAP and IBM

OMR Group engaged IBM Global Business Services to design a future-proof business architecture, based on SAP HANA applications, for group-wide planning, management and real-time information services.

Thanks to our IBM and SAP solutions, we are achieving the digital transformation that will help us strengthen our competitiveness in a fast-moving marketplace.

Faizan Mustafa
CIO/Head of IT, Indus Motor Company Ltd

Related offerings

Additional Resources

Blog

SAP S/4HANA as the Digital ERP core for organizations on a Digital Reinvention™ journey

Webcast

Best Practices for implementing SAP S/4HANA in the cloud

Discover how you can reduce costs, increase flexibility and accelerate timelines with SAP S/4HANA in the cloud.

eBook

Finance in the Era of Digital Transformation

CFOs believe market pressures & tech are changing the business landscape. IBM & SAP solutions help CFOs meet the challenges of finance.

IBM solution experts

Mark Dudgeon, Distinguished Engineer, SAP Global CTO - Global Business Services

Mark Dudgeon

Distinguished Engineer, SAP Global CTO
Global Business Services

Garrick Keatts, SAP S/4HANA Hypergrowth Leader

Garrick Keatts

SAP S/4HANA Hypergrowth Leader