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E3 Category: MAG 23-12 / 24-01

Life is ever changing, and for whatever reason, the day may come when it is time to leave the cloud. SAP does not have a policy for this. Customers, however, should. They should have a cloud exit strategy plan in place.
According to Gartner analysts, AI, and in particular the leap into generative AI, is part of a larger shift in the way humans and machines interact. This change has significant implications for CIOs and IT leaders.
At the end of the mainstream maintenance of SAP Business Suite 7 in 2027, there is no way around the S/4 conversion. Trovarit recommends switching to S/4 with the right partner.
Stronger and more comprehensive cyber security offering by combining the joint efforts of two companies.
As digitalization progresses, data is at the heart of almost every business activity. Master data in particular plays a crucial role in efficient, transparent and customer-centric business processes.
New initiative by Valantic for SAP Digital Supply Chain in Europe through merger with Spanish SAP consulting and implementation specialist Saptools.
A ransomware attack on the IT infrastructure prompted the internationally active family business to purchase an explicit SAP security solution.
With a modern and future-proof ERP landscape based on S/4, SAP customer Frenzelit is creating the basis for standardizing, digitizing, and automating its business processes.
As a complement to OVH's existing SAP offerings, Hana on Private Cloud offers system integrators the best of both worlds: Hana-certified servers running on OVH's private cloud infrastructure to ensure the highest security and data protection standards.
SAP CEO Christian Klein's motto is "cloud only". With this, he is provoking controversy because the world cannot be divided into black and white.
Cooperation between Mendix and Red Hat.
Baby boomers are now retiring. Almost 70 percent of them want to retire from working life by the age of 64 at the latest, with the desire for more leisure time playing a major role. Many of them are even prepared to accept a reduction in their pension.

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.