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Planning the System Conversion to SAP BW/4HANA – Expert Guided Implementation


SAP BW/4HANA is SAP’s next generation data warehouse solution built entirely on one of the most advanced in-memory platforms today – SAP HANA.
This Expert-Guided Implementation (EGI) service will help you prepare to convert your current SAP BW system to SAP BW/4HANA.

The expert delivered session will cover “on-premise” BW/4HANA conversion concepts including; In-Place Conversion, Remote Conversion, Shell Conversion and Accelerated Greenfield. We will highlight the end-to-end conversion process and the tools required to transition from your existing SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse to the next-generation data warehouse solution: SAP BW/4HANA.

At the end of the session you will be empowered with the different approaches available to transition your system and will have references and links to further material to aid planning your roadmap to BW/4HANA.

Before you can access the registration links, a one-time registration in SAP Learning Hub, edition for SAP Enterprise Support, is required. A detailed step-by step guide to registration can be found here.


SAP BW/4HANA – Plan your system Conversion

Day 1 Major Topics

  • Differences between BW/4HANA & NetWeaver BW
  • Architecture and design principles of BW/4HANA


Day 2 Major Topics

  • Available transition approaches to BW/4HANA


Day 3 Major Topics

  • Migration approaches to SAP HANA Database


Day 4 Major Topics

  • Critical transition sequences
  • System readiness
  • Transition Tools


The target audience for this Expert Guided Implementation session is Project Management, Functional Experts, and Technical Experts.
EGI sessions are scheduled regularly each calendar quarter per region.


Register Now!


Further Support and Empowerment via SAP Enterprise Support Value Maps

Compliment your EGI experience by joining the SAP Enterprise Support Value Maps.
We are providing continued support and collaboration after the EGI workshops have completed, along with further enablement materials such as best practice documents and webinars.
This is a great way for you to get access to these services, along with further support and empowerment for SAP Data and Analytics solutions.

Join the SAP Analytics Solutions value map to receive further assistance, as well as access to a dedicated learning journey on SAP Data Warehousing topics.
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