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DevOps for SAP environments: Where do you start?

Feb 26, 2019 5:44:08 AM

Continuous delivery is an approach in which teams deliver new functionality in short cycles, which provides the business with faster and more frequent updates to run the business as they should be able to do. The idea is quite simple, however, the execution may encounter some challenges. This blog explores continuous improvement in an SAP environment and how Data Sync Manager can help.


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SAP IS-U International Conference take-aways

Jul 25, 2018 12:46:18 PM

EPI-USE Labs recently attended the International SAP Conference for Utilities in Lisbon. We have a mature solution to copy SAP IS-U (Industry Solution for Utilities) test data as part our Data Sync Manager (DSM) suite, and as quite a few customers are using this solution, we wanted to share this further.

As one of the functional developers for the IS-U solution, I attended to learn more about the latest developments in this space. Here are the two main ideas that stood out for me:


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SLO: beyond optimization, it's about responding to business critical events

Jan 24, 2018 2:38:10 PM

System Landscape Optimization

System Landscape Optimization.  Three mouth-filling words.
On the face of it, this moniker suggests it is a purely technology-centric endeavor.  I believe this is partly due to its abstract wording which masks its true intention.
 


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SAP cloud deployment: your options (plus a no-cost HANA readiness assessment)

Jan 9, 2018 11:33:52 AM

In our previous post, we discussed practical steps to consider when planning a SAP cloud migration project. Now, let’s take a look at cloud deployment options for SAP.

Companies have a tremendous amount of choice as to where to deploy their SAP landscapes, including S/4HANA. Also, SAP landscapes don’t function in isolation anymore. You will almost certainly deploy systems at various places in the cloud. This has the drawback of additional integration and complexity, but the upside is that you can fine-tune and optimize your landscape to meet different business needs.

Customers who primarily deploy on-premise will have at least some parts of the landscape extended into the cloud.

Your three main SAP Cloud Deployment options
SAP customers primarily have three cloud deployment options:




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5 New Year's resolutions for smart Basis teams

Jan 2, 2018 10:59:18 AM

Tick-tock tick-tock. Holiday vacation has come and gone, and there never seems to be enough time in a day. From holiday parties to shopping and time spent with friends and family, it’s a fun but crazy time. However, for Basis teams, an actual “vacation” is rare. While others spend time with their families, we spend time with our laptops to prepare the SAP systems for another year of improved performance, security and reliability. The Basis team are always overworked and underappreciated, but someone has to go through the sometimes tedious and complex process to make sure their company’s SAP data is safe.