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How SAP Transformation Navigator Affects Your Upgrade

By |2019-10-07T12:52:18+00:00October 31st, 2019|Categories: Cloud Migrations|

SAP Transformation Navigator (TN) is a useful tool to help customers undergoing SAP upgrades and migrations. Released at SAP SAPPHIRE NOW 2017, Transformation Navigator was built in response to SAP customer requests for more guidance during the transformation process. The tool not only provides an intuitive way to create a product map and prepare

SAP HANA Migration: 3 Steps to a Successful Transition

By |2019-10-07T12:43:03+00:00October 15th, 2019|Categories: Cloud Migrations|

In infrastructure upgrades, the goals often shape the process. For example, if you’re repainting a building and your goal is to get it done as quickly as possible within budget, the process reflects that. You don’t spend a lot of time comparison shopping, or investigating different types of paint — you find a painting crew

How to Save 50% on Your SAP HANA Migration

By |2019-09-27T13:49:42+00:00September 27th, 2019|Categories: Cloud Migrations|

Let’s face it: no one gets excited about migrating. However, much vendors tout the considerable benefits of SAP HANA, migration is still a costly and potentially disruptive (albeit necessary) process that takes resources away from your core business activities. But anything worth doing is worth doing well — mainly when your whole business depends on

ASAP Methodology vs. SAP Activate: Understanding the Differences

By |2019-06-24T15:40:03+00:00June 24th, 2019|Categories: Cloud Migrations|

SAP Activate is a complete methodology, more comprehensive than any system SAP has built before. SAP customers have a vast range of landscapes, with an almost unlimited array of tech stacks, configurations and destinations. SAP has managed to create a system to upgrade, migrate or transform nearly any conceivable SAP landscape, enabling companies to

The Role of SAP Migration Cockpit in S/4HANA Transformation

By |2019-05-22T12:48:18+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Categories: Cloud Migrations|

The SAP Migration Cockpit is what it sounds like: a central control repository used to execute SAP HANA upgrades and migrations from legacy solutions. The cockpit works with both SAP and non-SAP legacy solutions, moving your data to HANA or S/4HANA. The S/4HANA Migration Cockpit is a key tool in the data migration process —

Customer Question of the Month: Boundary Systems and SAP Migration

By |2019-04-18T13:34:13+00:00April 15th, 2019|Categories: Cloud Migrations|

Your SAP system isn’t an island — if it were, it would be no use to you. To power your business, it needs to serve as the hub of a complex web of interconnected services and platforms. There’s information flowing into it — like customer orders and supply tracking data — and information flowing out

SAP HANA Migration: Our LB Foster Success Story

By |2019-04-03T12:58:10+00:00April 3rd, 2019|Categories: Cloud Migrations|

The Protera team is  pretty proud of what we’ve done with LB Foster. They came to us at the end of 2018 looking for a complete migration and transformation on a short time schedule and Protera was able to deliver just that.They were moving from a private cloud to the AWS public cloud, while updating

4 Essential ERP Migration Steps Changed by the Cloud

By |2019-04-03T08:28:19+00:00April 1st, 2019|Categories: Cloud Migrations|

The cloud has profoundly changed the ERP migration process. There are more choices for destinations and powerful new features that help control cost and risk. Likewise, there are more choices your business has to consider than in the on-premise days. Here are four of the most important ways the cloud has changed migration. Cloud Automation

4 Critical Elements of an SAP HANA Migration Project Plan

By |2019-03-15T14:21:14+00:00March 15th, 2019|Categories: Cloud Migrations|

One of the biggest challenges of planning an SAP HANA migration is simply that most companies don’t know what to expect. The technologies and methodologies involved have changed so quickly that the vast majority of organizations on SAP legacy systems have never experienced anything like a modern SAP transformation.Yet at the same time, companies are

Functional vs. Technical: How Migration Automation Bridges the Gap

By |2019-03-05T15:08:55+00:00March 1st, 2019|Categories: Cloud Migrations|

SAP functional and technical consultants complement each other, and both are indispensable for operating an SAP landscape. Without functional consultants, you wouldn’t be able to harness the flexibility, customizability and power of SAP HANA or SAP ERP. Likewise, without a technical team, you wouldn’t be able to keep your system running, or execute upgrades and