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E3 Category: MAG 20-02

Article from E-3 Magazine February 2020

"Digitization has many sides. It's all about putting the right spin on it" - this is the motto of the Technology Days 2020 of the German-speaking SAP User Group (DSAG).
After the Handelsblatt reported in the middle of last year that three quarters of all companies are very reluctant to switch to SAP S/4 Hana, a recent study by Lünendonk paints an even more drastic picture:
With S/4 Hana and the right strategy, SAP customers become digital enterprises.
Companies are faced with the decision to take a greenfield or brownfield approach before moving to S/4 Hana.
Over 1650 international exhibitors from all over the world will present the latest innovations and future-proof solutions for intelligent control of modern processes in intralogistics at Logimat 2020.
It is now clear that SAP is setting an IT standard with S/4 Hana. Cortility will be showing at E-World 2020 which answers need to be worked out today for the future strategy of municipal utilities.
Analog driving means driving on sight, and that will no longer be enough in the future. According to Bitkom, companies need a consistent digitization strategy.
According to a new ISG study, German companies are also increasingly moving ERP applications to the cloud, although until recently they still insisted on on-premises systems.
Netz98 joins Valantic as the next step on the way to becoming a future-proof service provider for digitization.
Almost once around the world for a good cause, for one summer: from June 21 to September 23, 2019, KPS employees once again put on their running shoes and covered 38,890 kilometers.
Even though many have already arrived in the new year, the question remains as to which IT trends will occupy us in 2020. The magic words are edge computing, blockchain and software-based virtualization.
The modernization of IT and the associated cloud transformation are and will remain top issues for CIOs in 2020. The changes in the IT organization are becoming clear, according to the Lünendonk study "IT strategies and cloud sourcing in the wake of digital transformation".

Working on the SAP basis is crucial for successful S/4 conversion. 

This gives the Competence Center strategic importance for existing SAP customers. Regardless of the S/4 Hana operating model, topics such as Automation, Monitoring, Security, Application Lifecycle Management and Data Management the basis for S/4 operations.

For the second time, E3 magazine is organizing a summit for the SAP community in Salzburg to provide comprehensive information on all aspects of S/4 Hana groundwork. All information about the event can be found here:

SAP Competence Center Summit 2024


Event Room, FourSide Hotel Salzburg,
At the exhibition center 2,
A-5020 Salzburg

Event date

June 5 and 6, 2024

Regular ticket:

€ 590 excl. VAT


Event Room, Hotel Hilton Heidelberg,
Kurfürstenanlage 1,
69115 Heidelberg

Event date

28 and 29 February 2024


Regular ticket
EUR 590 excl. VAT
The organizer is the E3 magazine of the publishing house AG. The presentations will be accompanied by an exhibition of selected SAP partners. The ticket price includes the attendance of all lectures of the Steampunk and BTP Summit 2024, the visit of the exhibition area, the participation in the evening event as well as the catering during the official program. The lecture program and the list of exhibitors and sponsors (SAP partners) will be published on this website in due time.