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Six Key Factors To Make Your SAP S/4 Hana Business Transformation Roadmap A Success

Many SAP customers feel unsure of what to do concerning the migration to S/4 Hana - and rightly so.
Rene Leppich, Arvato Systems
30 July 2020
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The migration to SAP S/4 Hana is not an isolated IT project. It is a holistic business transformation and needs to be treated as such. This makes project planning more stressful, and a comprehensive, detailed roadmap is indispensable to navigate the typical pitfalls of a transformation of this magnitude. There are six key factors that can make or break any S/4 migration project, and SAP customers would do well to consider them.

Rene Leppich, Arvato Systems

Rene Leppich is Manager SAP Enterprise Transformation at Arvato Systems.

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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.