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If SAP is so critical, why are there so many unanswered performance questions? Part 2 – The Solution

The Solution Last week, we discussed the three common shortcomings of SAP and its supporting portfolio regarding monitoring mission-critical business applications and their key workflows. This week, we will dig into a solution that can assist with each of these three use cases. Without further ado… Enter AppDynamics for SAP. Now, before any preconceived notions … Continue reading “If SAP is so critical, why are there so many unanswered performance questions? Part 2 – The Solution”

Why Software-Defined Storage Makes Business Sense (Infographic)

Download the PDF [Transcript of the infographic:] Making cost-effective storage decisions can be a challenge. Learn how IBM Spectrum Storage can help. Click each benefit to learn more. Saves time When storage needs change, organizations and their IT departments are required to spend considerable time migrating to the new systems. Moving to a software-defined storage … Continue reading “Why Software-Defined Storage Makes Business Sense (Infographic)”

The Business Benefits of Flattening the Storage Hierarchy

Many organizations utilize the traditional method of storage hierarchy—using separate storage products depending on the performance required—as the cornerstone for designing and managing their data center storage solutions. Each time the needs change, businesses must not only purchase new products, but also spend considerable time migrating to the new systems. Additionally, as the levels of … Continue reading “The Business Benefits of Flattening the Storage Hierarchy”

Spectrum Storage Improves Flexibility While Reducing Costs

Your organization requires large amounts of data to successfully manage and grow your business. To understand your clients’ needs and provide the personalized service expected today, you must access a wide breadth of data to glean necessary business insights. Additionally, many organizations must keep certain data records for a set period to comply with specific … Continue reading “Spectrum Storage Improves Flexibility While Reducing Costs”

Paving the Way: Partners and Power Systems Servers Ease the SAP S/4HANA Migration Process

Harrison McCoy references colleague Jim Pinto’s analogy likening a move to SAP HANA as a heart transplant, while moving to SAP S/4HANA as a brain transplant. In his work as a sales leader within IBM Cognitive Systems, McCoy sees firsthand how the transition to the SAP S/4HANA enterprise resource planning system is a much more … Continue reading “Paving the Way: Partners and Power Systems Servers Ease the SAP S/4HANA Migration Process”

Why it Makes Business Sense to Start Planning Your SAP S/4HANA Migration Now

By now, you’ve probably heard the news: In February, SAP announced that it was extending support on Business Suite 7 enterprise resource planning (ERP) and related software through 2027. SAP also made a commitment to offer maintenance on SAP S/4HANA, its flagship ERP, through 2040. Organizations struggling with migrations let out a collective exhale with … Continue reading “Why it Makes Business Sense to Start Planning Your SAP S/4HANA Migration Now”