IBM Technical Healthcheck for SAP Applications

Extract greater value from your SAP system and reduce your total cost of ownership by leveraging IBM's expertise and analytics tools to get a detailed analysis of your SAP infrastructure, business warehouse applications and custom ABAP code relative to industry best practices. Realize reduced downtime, increased system efficiency and effectiveness, quicker response time and improved data dependability to enable your decision making.

IBM Technical Healthcheck for SAP Applications

This service helps you identify opportunities to:

The Healthcheck is performed by IBM's SAP technical experts and leverages IBM patented technology and a standardized, tool-driven approach. Assessments are executed quickly, with a relatively low level of involvement from your IT staff, and result in actionable and prioritized recommendations. For details on each assessment, see the links below.

Offering details

Choose from 3 assessments in any combination. Each assessment reviews one production instance within your SAP environment.

For each assessment, you will receive an Executive Summary and Detailed Report delivered via a virtual meeting. The Executive Summary highlights major findings and recommends prioritized actions for optimizing your SAP environment. The Detailed Report shows the results of all assessed areas, identifies recommended changes and provides the rationale for change.

The 3 assessments are:

IBM Technical Healthcheck for SAP Applications - Technical infrastructure assessment

This assessment examines your SAP ECC environment (one production instance per order) and gathers workload and utilization statistics at granular intervals to gain in-depth insight into system performance. We provide prioritized recommendations enabling you to improve system performance and system stability, increase availability, and better anticipate and manage trouble incidents.

Areas assessed include:

 

IBM Technical Healthcheck for SAP Applications - Technical assessment for business warehouse

This assessment analyzes the architecture, performance and operation of your Business Warehouse (BW) applications relative to best practices and recommends prioritized actions to correct sub-optimal function for a more secure, stable and efficient environment.

The assessment provides insight into complex issues on:

 

IBM Technical Healthcheck for SAP Applications - Custom code assessment

This assessment performs a comprehensive analysis of your custom ABAP code and delivers a list of key findings and recommendations to improve the quality, performance and maintainability of your custom code portfolio so that your total cost of ownership is reduced.

Areas assessed include:

 
Technical infrastructure assessment

This assessment examines your SAP ECC environment (one production instance per order) and gathers workload and utilization statistics at granular intervals to gain in-depth insight into system performance. We provide prioritized recommendations enabling you to improve system performance and system stability, increase availability, and better anticipate and manage trouble incidents.

Areas assessed include:

Technical assessment for business warehouse

This assessment analyzes the architecture, performance and operation of your Business Warehouse (BW) applications relative to best practices and recommends prioritized actions to correct sub-optimal function for a more secure, stable and efficient environment.

The assessment provides insight into complex issues on:

Custom code assessment

This assessment performs a comprehensive analysis of your custom ABAP code and delivers a list of key findings and recommendations to improve the quality, performance and maintainability of your custom code portfolio so that your total cost of ownership is reduced.

Areas assessed include:


 

Project duration

3 weeks for Assessment + time taken for initial set-up (approximately 3 weeks)

 

Offering requirements

For a successful engagement, we will need: