SAP S/4HANA is an ERP business suite based on the SAP HANA in-memory database that allows companies to perform transactions and analyze business data in real time. S/4HANA includes or is integrated with a number of advanced technologies, including AI, machine learning, IoT and advanced analytics. 
SAP S4 HANA can transform all aspects of business with transformational capabilities to analyze, predict and transact in real-time empowering real-time decision making.

Organizations can transition to SAP S/4HANA by selecting an approach aligned with specific needs and requirements.
Some common approaches include the following:

𝐆𝐫𝐞𝐞𝐧𝐟𝐢𝐞𝐥𝐝 𝐈𝐦𝐩𝐥𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧

Starting from scratch to build a new SAP S/4HANA system from the ground up. Best for organizations starting fresh and need existing SAP systems.

𝐁𝐫𝐨𝐰𝐧𝐟𝐢𝐞𝐥𝐝 𝐈𝐦𝐩𝐥𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧

To add new functionality to an existing SAP system or to integrate the system with other software applications. Can also be used to upgrade an existing SAP system to a newer version.

𝐒𝐲𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐦 𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐯𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐢𝐨𝐧

Converting an existing SAP system to SAP S/4HANA. Best suited for organizations that have a current SAP system and want to preserve their data and customizations

𝐋𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐬𝐜𝐚𝐩𝐞 𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐬𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧

Setting up a new SAP S/4HANA system and transferring data from one or more existing SAP systems into the new system. Best suited for organizations that have multiple SAP systems and want to consolidate them into a single, unified system.

SAP S4 HANA Flavors Address Specific Business Needs

S4 HANA Public Cloud

  • Complete modern native SaaS ERP with full benefits of public Cloud
  • Rapid innovation
  • Low TCO
  • Reimagine business process
  • Take advantage of best practices

  • SAP S4 HANA Private Cloud

  • Complete transformation to SaaS in defined methodology
  • Complete stack from one source
  • Defined SLA for delivery
  • Full SAP functionality for 25 industries
  • Retain previous customizations, configurations

  • SAP S4 HANA On Prem

  • Complete control and ownership
  • Unique customer-specific need
  • Leverage existing infrastructure
  • Higher compliance and regulatory adherence