Transform your SAP platform to an agile, more responsive service.
Expert services for your SAP move to Cloud.
Organisations today are looking for a more agile, flexible, responsive, consistent service at lower cost and risk.
Businesses require high levels of agility, stability and resiliency in today’s dynamic climate. Issues are not simply caused by technology, but often by outdated processes with many traditional system integrators refusing to embrace new, disruptive ways of working.
Routes to modernisation
To meet the changing demands of business, organisations are turning to Cloud to modernise their existing SAP platforms. Cloud infrastructure enables companies to migrate to S/4HANA with the goal of improving both business processes and the underlying platform. As an SAP on Azure expert partner, we can help you achieve these goals fast.
The route your business takes to modernise its SAP estate depends on a number of factors: skill sets, timescales, budgets, existing applications, business data, integrations, cultural challenges, business objectives and, of course, budgets. Whichever direction your journey takes, our specialist expertise and experience will help you to deliver a successful outcome.
Migration to S/4HANA
If you’re considering the move to S/4HANA, you’re in safe hands. We have completed many successful migrations to S/4HANA, both in the Cloud and on-premise. Whether you’re thinking about a greenfield implementation, or an AnyDB to S/4HANA migration, our expert team, alongside our network of partners, are here to share thought leadership and best practice, ensuring an accelerated and low risk project execution and delivery.
For more detailed information on our S/4 migration approaches click here.
SAP S/4HANA can help you:
Address industry-specific requirements with proven best practice and enable new business models as your marketplace evolves
Revolutionise business processes with intelligent automation, supported by artificial intelligence and robotic process automation
Make better decisions, faster with embedded analytics, a conversational interface and digital assistants
Meet your IT landscape goals with hybrid, cloud and on-premise scenarios that share a consistent data model, code line and user experience.
SAP Platform Modernisation
For many customers the move to S/4HANA is further along the roadmap. Priority lies with enabling agility and stability in the SAP and wider IT landscape. The first step is usually a review of infrastructure and potentially a move to Cloud, with a view to later modernise their SAP systems to enable the benefits of Cloud.
Centiq are experienced in AnyDB to HANA migrations, and we’ve seen this technical shift help leverage system performance and enable new ways of working. The move also meets SAP compliance requirements for beyond 2027. We also have a wealth of experience in HANA to HANA migrations such as HEC migration, and our team pride themselves on delivering these projects with minimal outage, even for the most complex of landscapes.
For more information on optimising agility and stability within your current SAP systems click here.
Why Centiq for Azure?
Centiq’s expertise in Azure has allowed us to leverage not just IaaS, but many other Azure features to provide the best possible solutions for SAP. We have been deploying SAP systems for over 15 years, and now bring this accumulated knowledge to Azure.
IaC and automation: Using standard open-source tools, Centiq can define, build and run SAP systems in Azure with a large degree of automation
Cost controlled: Rightsizing and even tightsizing are standard within Centiq’s portfolio of services, but cost control is more than just sizing. Choosing the right components at design time is key.
The right outcome for your business: Centiq can design, build and run your SAP landscape or we can provide you with the code and support to enable you to run your own.
The Centiq Approach
Centiq ensures that Microsoft Reference Architecture and SAP best practices are regularly reviewed and implemented. We embrace open-source tools and native Azure functionality such as Azure Monitor and Azure Backup to help SAP run like it was born in the Cloud. Our unrivalled experience working with these approaches enables us to think outside the box and challenge legacy design principles whilst maintaining fully supported solutions.
Centiq’s approach and thought leadership offers some unique benefits and solutions to some common challenges, and also for some lesser known challenges, such as system cloning, OS upgrades and a more cost-effective DR strategy.
Centiq Discovery Assessment
Still need some clarity around which is the way forward for your business? Our simple Discovery Assessment will guide you through a few questions about your current landscape, your vision for the future and the goals your business is working towards.
Based on your answers we will provide you with an overview of what we would suggest as your first step to SAP modernisation.