If you're performing a brownfield migration from an existing SAP ERP system, this is the technical guide for you! From planning the project and preparing your system to adjusting custom code and executing the conversion, you'll get step-by-step instructions for all stages of your implementation. Troubleshooting tips and extensive coverage of the functional conversion will help you ensure that all your data makes it where it needs to be. The time to move to SAP S/4HANA is here!
1) Brownfield implementation
2) Readiness checks
3) Simplification list
4) Project planning
5) Conversion roadmap
6) Software Update Manager (SUM)
7) Preprocessing, execution, and postprocessing
8) Modification adjustment
9) Custom code migration
10) Functional conversion
Mark Mergaerts is a principal technical consultant working for Logos Consulting, a Belgian consulting company that focuses exclusively on SAP technology. Before that, he worked for SAP Belgium between 1995 and 2011, giving him almost 20 years of SAP BC experience. His activities concentrate on system administration, database management, performance, upgrades (he has been upgrading SAP since the days of release 2.1), and platform and Unicode migrations.