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SAP Activate for SAP S/4HANA Cloud 1908

Dear colleagues,

We are pleased to announce the availability of the updates to SAP Activate for SAP S/4HANA Cloud 1908. This release delivers many updates to the ready-to-run business processes, prescriptive methodology and apps for configuration, testing and extensibility. Here are key highlights for this release, you can learn more in the detailed sections below:

You can learn more details about the updates in the SAP Activate Show & Tell replays here. You can also explore more details about SAP Cloud ALM on these pages.

 What’s new in SAP Cloud ALM implementation portal for SAP S/4HANA Cloud

The implementation portal for SAP S/4HANA cloud delivers SAP Activate in a new toolset that guides customers deploying SAP S/4HANA Cloud with a tailored, scope aware journey is available under Early Customer Care program primarily for new customer projects.

Customers using this tool will find new features added in the implementation portal such as:

  • Ability to add and edit manual tasks in the task list – providing flexibility to manage customer specific tasks
  • Users can now include active URL to documents and other data sources directly to task description and tasks comments

Please refer to previous release announcements for full list of capabilities in the implementation portal for SAP S/4HANA Cloud here and here.

Contacts: Michael Kloeffer

Feature updates for SAP Best Practices Explorer

The following features improvements are now available on SAP Best Practices Explorer:

Additional Product Licenses

License requirements for non-S/4HANA Cloud products available now in BPX.

New Languages

Two new additional tool languages and translated content for SAP Best Practices for SAP S/4HANA Cloud:

  • Chinese
  • Spanish (for Spain)

Content updates for SAP Best Practices Explorer

SAP Best Practices Explorer is the one-stop shop for ready-to-run digitized business processes. View the What’s new by checking out the recently released packages and updates to our portfolio of SAP Best Practices solutions. In addition, you can now find S/4HANA Cloud related content in the SAP S/4HANA Cloud Implementation Portal.

For more information, please use the links below.

SAP S/4HANA Cloud 1908 Delivery
Updated Content Type BPX
SAP Best Practices for SAP S/4HANA Cloud Update Link
Update Content Type BPX
SAP S/4HANA Public Sector Cloud New Link
SAP Best Practices for analytics with SAP S/4HANA Update Link
SAP Best Practices for SAP Leonardo Robotic Process Automation integration with SAP S/4HANA Update Link
SAP Best Practices for SAP Integrated Business Planning Update Link
SAP Best Practices for SAP Marketing Cloud Update Link

Highlights of SAP Activate Methodology Updates in 1908

The SAP Activate content in the Implementation Roadmap for SAP S/4HANA Cloud has been enhanced for 1908 with improvements to help guide the customer through the implementation journey. The key highlights are:

Update for SAP Activate Methodology Roadmap for SAP S/4HANA Cloud

See the detailed list of changes in the S/4HANA Cloud Release blog.

Contacts: Dan Ciecko

New and Updated SAP Activate Implementation Roadmaps

In addition to the updates to SAP Activate for SAP S/4HANA Cloud methodology content, the following updates and new methodology assets were published in the last three months. You can find the methodology assets in the SAP Roadmap Viewer.

New and Updated SAP Activate Methodology Assets Type RMV
SAP Activate Methodology for SAP Analytics Cloud New Link
SAP Activate Methodology for Transition to SAP S/4HANA Update Link
SAP Activate Methodology for Transition to BW/4HANA Update Link
SAP Activate Methodology for SuccessFactors Update Link
SAP Activate Methodology for SAP Ariba Update Link

Deployment Experience Updates

Please find below a few highpoints related to the Deployment Experience.

Configure your Solution – Available SSCUIs in 1908

The number of SSCUIs is continuously growing. In 1908, approximately 140 new SSCUIs are available providing a total of 1450 SSCUIs. 285 SSCUIs will be enabled with a feature to delete unwanted records created by the customer.

The new SSCUIs and the ones that have deletion enabled can be identified in the Reference Excel in SAP Activate Roadmap Viewer

Contact: Christoph Hergenroeder

Testing

In 1908, 13 new automated test scripts for SAP Best Practice processes are delivered. In total, there are now 236 scripts (Detailed list can be found here).

New features in Test your processes:

  • Improved scheduling feature (schedule up to 20 test plans, and execute immediately option).
  • Higher stability in test execution, for example, via respect of user specific date format.

New features in Manage your test processes:

  • New change history screen available to provide a detailed overview on release specific changes at automated test scripts.
  • Additional option to adapt standard and custom test processes via “adapt test processes.”

Contact: Susanne Knopp

We invite you to share your feedback and ask questions in the SAP Activate JAM space. Get your invite here – http://bit.ly/SAPActivate

 

Joerg Rupprecht, Jan Musil and Holger Steffens

SAP Activate Product Managers

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