SAP #S4HANA Cloud at SAP TechEd 2017
Once again, SAP TechEd is just around the corner and we’re looking forward meeting you at the following venues:
With the success of SAP S/4HANA, we are thrilled to present a number of sessions around various topics, from 2-tier ERP to extensibility to SAP S/4HANA Cloud SDK. Below you can find an extract of the session catalog displaying my top SAP S/4HANA Cloud related sessions which will take place in Bangalore.
SAP S/4HANA – Experience the Cloud Difference with Concept Demo (Lecture, 1h)
In this session you will learn how digital transformation drives our customers’ reality and how we are technically answering with SAP S/4HANA Cloud. Explore transformational functionality built on technical concepts across our cloud portfolio, and see how SAP S/4HANA Cloud software embraces machine learning, contextual analytics, a digital assistant, and more.
Friday, 12:45-1:45 p.m.
SAP S/4HANA Embedded Analytics (Lecture, 1h)
Take a deep dive on the architecture, capabilities, and best practices of SAP S/4HANA embedded analytics. Get detailed insights on the architecture, tools, and features for the end user and the analytics specialist as well as an overview on the integration options to other SAP Analytics solutions.
Thursday, 5:45-6:45 p.m.
Transition to SAP S/4HANA Cloud (Lecture, 1h)
In this session we will present our definition of cloud with SAP S/4HANA and ABAP development tools and help you get an overview of what is required to make the transition. You will learn how to get system access and what operation SLAs are available, and how to achieve system landscape integration. Finally we will also cover offerings for data migration for a safe transition to the cloud from SAP.
Thursday, 9:00-10 a.m.
Two-Tier ERP Approach with SAP S/4HANA Cloud (Lecture, 1h)
Many enterprises adopt a 2-tier strategy that supports a standard ERP in headquarters and a cloud ERP in subsidiaries, effectively creating a 2-tier environment. The ability to use the same product family in a 2-tier deployment, with shared data semantics, APIs, and extensibility platform, supports a high degree of operational integration between headquarters and subsidiaries. We look at deploying SAP S/4HANA Cloud in a 2-tier landscape with seamless integration to ERP running at headquarters.
Thursday, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Extensibility Overview of SAP S/4HANA (Lecture, 1h)
How do you extend your SAP S/4HANA solution according to your specific needs? What are the flexible extensibility tools in SAP S/4HANA and SAP S/4HANA Cloud? Get insight into the extensibility concept: the powerful tools that support key users and developers in SAP S/4HANA and the extensibility capabilities you get using SAP Cloud Platform. With this overview, you are able to select your follow-up, deep-dive sessions of SAP S/4HANA and SAP Cloud Platform.
Thursday, 9:00-10:00 a.m.
Introducing SAP S/4HANA Cloud SDK (Lecture, 1h)
SAP Cloud Platform provides the environment for developing and running cloud applications and extending SAP S/4HANA. To extend SAP S/4HANA with an application running on SAP Cloud Platform, or if you already have a development project started, the software development kit (SDK) for SAP S/4HANA Cloud simplifies your development work and helps ensure high-quality standards for your code. We talk about the capabilities of the SDK, where to get it, and how to leverage it in your projects.
Thursday, 10:15-11:15 a.m.
APIs and Integration Strategy for SAP S/4HANA Cloud (Lecture, 1h)
Understand how SAP S/4HANA Cloud integrates with other SAP and third=party solutions and how this is similar to and different from the traditional SAP Business Suite. See how released APIs can be used, how best-practice content changes the way integration is done, and the options offered for integration with SAP S/4HANA Cloud. This session covers aspects like released APIs, content for SAP S/4HANA on SAP API Business Hub, predefined integration packages for SAP-to-SAP integration, and more.
Wednesday, 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Managing Authorizations for SAP S/4HANA in the Cloud and on Premise (Lecture, 1h)
SAP runs SAP S/4HANA Cloud. Hear about the lessons we learned when creating roles and managing access control for customers of SAP S/4HANA running in the cloud. We show you how to apply these lessons learned to manage access control for SAP S/4HANA running on premise.
Friday, 9:00-10:00 a.m.
SAP S/4HANA Cloud: Differentiators, Road Map, and Strategy (Lecture, 1h)
Experience SAP S/4HANA Cloud and understand how both table stakes and the latest innovations define the road map direction in the cloud and differentiate us from the competition. Understand how SAP S/4HANA provides IT flexibility and accelerated business innovations for our customers to support their journey through their digital transformation.
Wednesday, 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Output Management in SAP S/4HANA Cloud (Lecture, 1h)
Understand the key challenges and scope of the new, cloud-enabled output management. Learn about the current features and functions and get an overview of the underlying architecture. See a demo covering different user roles that illustrates how to set up and work with output management in a cloud environment. Then hear about SAP’s strategy for output management in SAP S/4HANA.
Friday, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Discover the Power of Data Enrichment and SAP S/4HANA Cloud (Lecture, 1h)
In a connected world, external and enterprise data must be blended to enrich business processes and facilitate new ways of doing business. Imagine if you could easily find, access, explore, and integrate this data with a few simple steps. Learn our vision and capabilities around data as a service with SAP S/4HANA Cloud. First discover the integrated scenario delivered as enterprise cloud gateway that combines contextual third-party data with valuable business data in SAP S/4HANA Cloud.
Thursday, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Come and meet us…
At SAP TechEd 2017 we will be demonstrating our upcoming innovations and share more details on what will be delivered in future releases. Don’t miss this chance and meet me and my colleagues at this great event to get answers to your questions right from the experts, or simply engage with us on your hot topics.
So, stay tuned and I hope to meet you there.
Find out more about SAP’s support presence at SAP TechEd 2017, and register online by visiting this website.
Links to more information:
- SAP TechEd 2017
- SAP TechEd Online
- SAP S/4HANA Community
- Cloud release information: http://www.sap.com/s4-cloudrelease
- Best practices for SAP S/4HANA here
- OpenSAP course “How to Best Leverage SAP S/4HANA Cloud for Your Company“
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