S/4HANA Migration – when and how?
The countdown is running. December 31, 2025: S/4HANA is reality – will your company be ready? How will you prepare? When is the right time? What opportunities and risks are introduced by the change? And last but most important: What about the Data? The standard migration scenarios are not always the best choices for everyone. We help you find your individual way to S/4HANA – completely custom fit for your specific needs.
DATAVARD is one of four strategic partners for the data migration to SAP S/4HANA worldwide.
We have recently been appointed by SAP SE to the new working group “SAP S/4HANA Selective Data Transition Engagement”, also due to our extensive experience of 20 years in SAP SLO Projects. As one of currently four worldwide SAP partners, we will define global standards for SAP ERP major users on their way to SAP S/4HANA and successfully support them in projects.
The new working group consults corporations to combine the respective methods of a new system implementation and a system conversion with modern tools and individual, colorful approaches. The aim of the working group is to maintain high quality standards with bundled expertise. SAP user companies benefit from manageable project times, reduced costs and minimal risks during system transformation.
Datavard accompanies you
in all phases of the S/4HANA migration.
Measure first! Does your data give you the insight needed to run your business? 90% of business processes are not transparent for decision makers. To make the right decisions, you need to run an inventory of your data before the actual migration. With the help of DATAVARD’s FitnessTest and by asking five guiding questions we will create an individual roadmap with recommendations for the next steps.
Custom developments that you no longer need, old or cold data, should be cleaned-up to only migrate data taht is really used and relevant for daily business. Our tools for an automated, intelligent data management can make this a seamless process. Use smart technologies that can optimize your TCO and move your data to cheaper storage – for example the Cloud (eg. MS Azure). With more than 20 years of expertise in SLO and over 2K happy customers, we are ready to help you run your migration to S/4HANA only with data you really need.
Let´s create your model of choice! We have developed a unique methodology to migrate automatically. We help you to move your data to S/4HANA – in one bulk, or step by step – all based on your specific needs. Selective migration and automated data validation minimize risks and save resources. This allows you to run the project at your own pace, with almost zero-downtime and without additional hardware.
Ensure a good maintenance to maximize the value of your new technology for a longer time period. You’ll need to keep an eye on system growth and performance, user behavior and data growth. And in order to use your data effectively, real time technologies like S/4HANA need innovative, digital data management.
45%More than 45% of applications in SAP are self-developedSAP SYSTEM ON TEST STAND“The numbers have exceeded our expectations. Almost half our internal programs are unused and 85 % of the database is redundant.” .“Sebastian Frensemeier, Stiegelmeyer GmbH & Co. KG
90%90% of the established business processes are not transparent for decision-makersBW fit for HANA“Through the comprehensive strategy advice, Datavard
has helped us to improve our data management and take
the right steps towards implementing SAP HANA.“
Kai Waldner, Flughafen Stuttgart GmbH
1TB1TB PRODUCTIVE DATA COSTS $1.5 MILLION USD IN THREE YEARS, WHEN USING SAP HANABW reduced by 30%“With the help of OutBoard™ for Analytics and OutBoard™
for Housekeeping we were able to reduce the system size by
35% in the initial wave of archiving.”Jens Gräf, KION Group IT
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