Integrated Solutions for Transitioning to SAP S/4HANA on Microsoft Azure

SAP S/4HANA Migration: Step into Linux

As SAP prepares for the imminent end-of-support for its legacy products, forward-leaning organizations are developing plans to upgrade to the next phase of SAP technology modernization: SAP S/4HANA.

Despite widespread acknowledgment of the strategic importance and business benefits of SAP S/4HANA, there is some continued hesitation towards migration in enterprise circles. As many as 68.2% of SAP customers were recently running on operating systems other than Linux.

For enterprise organizations, migration entails examination of existing custom code and unique current business practices. Information Technology Decision Makers (ITDMs) must also remain mindful of the impact this might have on:

• Workloads requiring high-performance and capacity computing • Mission-critical applications
• Custom applications that extend to Microsoft Azure
• SAP applications